Air Force Announces Incoming Women's Soccer Class of 2018
Head coach Larry Friend.
Aug. 12, 2014

USAF ACADEMY, Colo. - Air Force women’s soccer head coach Larry Friend announced today the 12 members that will make up the Falcons’ class of 2018. The 12 cadets arrived for Basic Cadet Training on Wednesday, June 25, marking the beginning of the four-year journey to become officers in the United States Air Force. The new cadets will start academic classes on Wednesday, Aug. 13.

The incoming Falcon class brings great talent, leadership, knowledge and reputation. The recruits have a large array of experiences from ODP, competing in the top level ECNL league, holding captain positions and earning all-state and all-region recognition.

The Air Force rookie class features players representing eight states, including four from California and two from Maryland.

Air Force Academy Women’s Soccer Class of 2018:


Name Position Height Hometown/High School Club
Bridget Bielski ^ GK 5-6 Severna Park, MD/Archbishop Spalding Freestate Soccer Alliance ECNL
Lizzy Denton * F/M 5-7 Sugar Land, TX/Clements Eclipse
Natalee Dueber D 5-4 Thousand Oaks, CA/Thousand Oaks Eagles SC ECNL
Tori Gilster D 5-1 O'Fallon, IL/O'Fallon St. Louis Scott Gallagher ECNL
Alex Kahalley * GK 5-8 Centennial, CO/Cherry Creek Colorado United
Angela Karamanos M 5-5 Los Gatos, CA/Los Gatos De Anza Force Blue 95
Morgan Mavroudis M 5-10 Las Vegas, NV/Coronado Heat FC 96 ECNL
Shonte Moten * D/F 5-6 Springdale, MD/Flowers Freestate Soccer Alliance ECNL
Brooke Rittmann F/M 5-4 Livermore, CA/Granada West Coast SC
Megan Schulze F 5-4 Irvine, CA/Beckman West Coast FC
Kristen Shimkus M 5-4 Draper, UT/Juan Diego Catholic Utah Avalanche '96 ECNL
Meghan Strang GK 5-9 Anthem, AZ/Boulder Creek SC Del Sol

* Attended USAFA Prep School in 2013-14

^ Transfer from Dayton



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