Auburn Inks Nine To National Letters of Intent On Signing Day
Feb. 5, 2014


2014 Auburn Soccer Signing Class
  2014 Auburn Soccer Signing ClassThe Auburn soccer team signed nine players to National Letters of Intent on Wednesday morning. The signees are from six different states and include one goalkeeper, one defender, two midfielders and five forwards.
 
"We are super excited about the group of players that we signed today," Auburn head coach Karen Hoppa said. "As a class, they're very dynamic and will add a diverse set of skills to our program. They'll make us better on both sides of the ball and bring some much needed depth to our team. We're so happy to welcome them officially to the Auburn Family today."
 
Signing with Auburn: are goalkeeper Sarah Le Beau (Crystal Lake, Ill. / ); defenders Nicole Niro (Barrington, Ill. / Barrington High School); midfielders Katie Grunder (Bellbrook, Ohio / Archbishop Alter High School) and Courtney Schell (St. Augustine, Fla. / Bartram Trail High School); and forwards Hannah Alspach (Denton, Texas / Denton Guyer High School), Kristen Dodson (Aurora, Ill. / Waubonsie Valley High School), Kellsie Gleason (Adelanto, Calif. / Serrano High School), Sydney Lurie (Johns Creek, Ga. / Johns Creek High School), and Maddie Coats (Orlando, Fla. / Lake Highland Preparatory School).

 2014 Recruiting Class
 No. Player Name  Pos.  Ht.  Hometown  High School  Club Team
 #8 Courtney Schell MF 5-6  St. Augustine, Fla.  Bartram Trail HS  Creeks Krush
 #7 Hannah Alspach F 5-3  Denton, Texas  Denton Guyer HS  D'Feeters
 #2 Katie Grunder MF 5-7  Bellbrook, Ohio  Archbishop Alter HS  Kings Hammer Acad. Red
 #18 Kellsie Gleason F 6-0  Adelanto, Calif.  Serrano HS  So Cal Blues
 #35 Kristen Dodson F 5-3  Aurora, Ill.  Waubonsie Valley HS  Sockers FC Chicago
 #9 Maddie Coats MF 5-6  Orlando, Fla.  Lake Highland Prep  Fl. Kraze Krush 95/96
 #6 Nicole Niro D 5-10  Barrington, Ill.  Barrington HS  Eclipse Select
 #11 Sydney Lurie F 5-4  Johns Creek, Ga.  Johns Creek HS  Concorde Fire
 #14 Sarah Le Beau
 
GK 5-10  Crystal Lake, Ill.  Prairie Ridge HS  Eclipse Select
 

Courtney Schell
Midfielder

Hannah Alspach
Forward

Katie Grunder
Midfielder

Kellsie Gleason
Forward

Kristen Dodson
Forward

Maddie Coats
Midfielder

Nicole Niro
Defender

Sydney Lurie
Forward

Sarah Le Beau
Goalkeeper