Newswire Reports (January 19, 2015) – Broad Run High School and Penn State graduate Whitney Church was drafted 30th overall Friday by the Washington Spirit in the 2015 National Women’s Soccer League (NWSL) Draft.
Church will play for Head Coach Mark Parsons.
Church, a Defender, joins the Spirit roster that features four other Penn State alumni: Ali Krieger, Joanna Lohman, Christine Nairn and Tiffany Weimer.
The NWSL is a nine-team women’s professional soccer league that will begin its third season in the spring of 2015. All contracted and invited players will report for preseason on March 9th.
Click here for a short interview of Whitney commenting on her draft selection.