37 and counting - the Class of 2017

ORLANDO, Fla. (February 1, 2017) - Orlando City Youth Soccer (OCYS) today recognized 37 youth soccer players that signed national letters of intent to play college soccer. 

This is the fourth consecutive year that OCYS has had over 30 male and female players sign on National Signing Day. This year, 37 players officially committed to play for NCAA Division I, II and III colleges and universities. 

“We are so proud of each player who pledged their commitments today,” said Alan Hough, OCYS Girls Director of Coaching. “These commitments are a testament to the incredible work of the athletes themselves, but also of their coaches, parents and all those who support them. We very much looking forward to continuing this streak of signing as many players for years to come.”


Brooke Bollinger    Florida State University
Kaley Verpaele    University of Alabama
Molly Von Eschenback    Rollins College
Sarah Thrush    University of Nebraska
Brianna Austin    Villanova University
Anabella Giullano    Rollins College
Carolyne Davidson    Princeton University
Samantha Vitols    Florida Atlantic University
Rocio Sanders    Auburn University
Marisa Maynes    Stetson University
Brianna Waggoner    Florida Atlantic University
Madison Mascheri    Valdosta State University
Naomi Powell    North Carolina State University
Samantha Hilsee    Emory University
Olivia Simmons    Vanderbilt University
Chyanne Dennis    University of South Florida
Sarah Aikens    Nova Southeastern University
Kiara Montenegro - Paz    Lees McRae College
Samantha Hoffman    Johns Hopkins University
Sydney Henderson    Chowan University
Jewell Gentry Mickelson    Polk State College
Julia Soncinni    Daytona State College
Lauren Hall    Barry University
Natasha Merangoli    University of Maine
Lillie Sumrall    Birmingham-Southern College
Gabby Miranda    Concordia College
Brianna Sawchuck    Webber International University
Ciara Gay    Andrew College
Rachel Condrey    Huntingdon College
Grace Newbold    Johnson and Wales University - Charlotte


Raul Aguilera    University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Jack McKloskey    Ohio State University
Juan Hernandez    Appalachian State University
David Loera    North Carolina State University
David Norris    North Carolina State University
Landen Haig    Wake Forest University
Nick Reyes    Jacksonville University