In the first round (No. 5 pick) of the 2019 NWSL College Draft, the North Carolina Courage have selected Leah Pruitt of the University of Southern California.
Pruitt is a forward from USC. She was named to the United Soccer Coaches All-America third team, as well as to Top Drawer Soccer’s Best XI third team.
Pre-season starts March 4th. All those drafted are guaranteed a spot in pre-season, and with the Courage have multiple players participating in the 2019 World Cup, players drafted today have an extra opportunity to participate, contribute and
— NC Courage (@TheNCCourage) January 10, 2019