(04/20/2019 - Rochester, MN) Rochester UNITED FC(RUFC) front office is busy as their continue to work on signing new players for its inaugural year. The team has announced the additional of four new players this week. RUFC is adding more as the week goes by. The team starts its first practice on May 13th. The players and staff are very excited and can not wait for the season to start.
Ana Sanchez Garcia is a freshman at MidAmerica Nazarene. Ana is a Colombian native and plays as Left-Back.
Chelsea Cordice is a sophomore at Cloud County Community College. Chelsea is from Saint Vincent and the Grenadines which had represented her country at the U15, U17, U20 and senior levels. Chelsea plays as Goalkeeper.
Maria Helena Lopes is going into her sophomore year at Northwestern College in Iowa. Maria's first year in college was at Williams Baptist University in Arkansas before she transferred to Northwestern. Maria has started 17 games out of 17 games played, scoring 3 goals and assisting 7 times. Maria is from Altamira, Para, Brazil. "This would be my first time playing for a club and I’m extremely excited!" said Maria Lopes.
Jennifer Perez is from Fresno, California where she graduated from Washington Union High School. Jennifer studies and plays at Salem University. "I am looking to get better with my skill level and this opportunity will be great" said Jennifer.
Ana looking for a open space to make the pass.
Chelsea coming out to punch the ball
Maria dribbling a defender at a college game
Jennifer passing the ball to the midfielder at a college game