GAINESVILLE, Fla. – The fall 2020 Gator soccer signing class comes from five different states and Florida’s first player from Puerto Rico. Florida Head Coach Becky Burleigh announced the seven who signed with the team during the November signing period.
The class includes players with international experience, members of state club champion teams who also played at regional or national U.S. Player Development Academy or ODP events.
“Really excited to welcome the 2021 class to Gainesville,” Burleigh said. “We have a great group of not just players, but people who really fill some needs that we have on our roster.”
Florida Soccer Signees (enrolling for 2021 season) Name Hometown Position High School Club Maddy Pirrello Harrison, N.Y. F Harrison H.S. NYSC GA Oakley Rasmussen Millville, Utah MF Ridgeline H.S. La Roca FC Amaya Simoni-Walters Seattle, Wash. D Lakeside H.S. Crossfire Premier ECNL Riley Thompson Collinsville, Miss. F/MF IMG Academy IMG Academy JLo Varada San Juan, Puerto Rico GK IMG Academy IMG DPL U19 Premier Sophie White Herriman, Utah F Mountain Ridge H.S. La Roca FC U18/19 ECNL Madison Young Ft. Lauderdale, Fla. D Cardinal Gibbons H.S. Weston FC
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