Mejaíl Unveils Women’s Soccer Class of 2018

HEAD COACH GABE MEJAIL ANNOUNCES 13 FUTURE STUDENT-ATHLETES TO JOIN WARRIORS THIS FALL

NORTH ANDOVER, Mass. – Highlighted by its 30th-straight winning season , head coach Gabe Mejaíl is pleased to announce that 13 future student-athletes have committed to join the Merrimack College women's soccer team this fall.

"We are very excited by the incoming class.   We feel that the depth and quality of this incoming freshman class is outstanding – perhaps one of our best ever – both on and off the field," said head coach Gabe Mejail. "Overall it's an incredibly athletic group which also possesses great skill – I feel they are ready to contribute immediately, and hopefully help alleviate the loss of a great 2014 senior class and continue with our winning tradition."


Meet the Class of 2018

Jorgi Adee | Defense/Midfield | 5-9 | Whitinsville, Mass. / Northbridge H.S. | Undeclared


Four-year member of the Northbridge girls soccer team … Tabbed Most Outstanding Player her freshman and sophomore year … Named Central Mass. All-Star as a sophomore, junior and senior … Named the Massachusetts All-State as a junior … Named Team Captain and Most Athletic as a senior … Member of the NEFC Elite Club Team … Born October 23, 1995 … Daughter of John and Colleen Adee … Has two siblings, John and Jameson … Undeclared major at Merrimack.

 




Sarah Boucher | Forward | 5-7 | Northbridge, Mass. / Northbridge H.S. | Undeclared

Four-year member of the Northbridge girls soccer team … Named Team MVP as a sophomore, as well as named SWCL All-Star and Central Massachusetts All-Star as a sophomore, junior and senior … Tabbed All-State as a junior and senior … District 2 Central Massachusetts MVP as a junior … Member of the NEFC Elite Club Team … Born May 13, 1996 … Daughter of Eric and Kerry Boucher … Has three siblings, Casey, Mary and Ally … Undeclared major at Merrimack.

 


 

Victoria Carter | Forward | 5-6 | Smithfield, R.I. / Smithfield H.S. | Undeclared

Four-year member of the Smithfield girls soccer team … Led team to the Rhode Island State Cup Championship as a freshman, sophomore and junior … Named Rhode Island Premier Player of the Year as a sophomore … Tabbed First Team All-Division as a junior … Division 1 Top Scorer and named First-Team All-State as a senior … Member of the Bayside FC Bolts Club Team … Daughter of Thomas and Pamela Carter … Born June 22, 1996 … Has one sibling, Stephanie …. Undeclared major at Merrimack.

 


 

Kiernan Decker | Goalkeeper | 5-11 | Essex, Conn. / Valley Regional H.S. | Accounting / Business

Four-year varsity letter winner on the Valley Regional girls soccer team … Led the team to the Shoreline Championship as a freshman … Team MVP Warrior Award as a junior and senior … Tabbed Second-Team All-Shoreline as a junior … Also a four-year letter winner on the girls basketball team … Team MVP and Second-Team All-Shoreline as a junior … Member of the Southeast Soccer Club … Born July 11, 1996 … Daughter of Peter and Maria Decker … Has two siblings, Ragan and Jacob … Plans to major in Accounting and Business at Merrimack.

 


 

Cori Gillen | Midfield | 5-4 | Stow, Mass. / Nashoba Regional H.S. | Business

Four-year member of the Nashoba Regional girls soccer team … As a freshman and senior,  named Most Outstanding Contributor … Recipient of the Unsung Hero Award while helping lead team to the league championship as a sophomore … As a junior and senior, named Div. 1 Midland A League All-Star, Central Massachusetts All-Star … Helped led team to the Central Massachusetts District Championship as a junior … As a senior, named All-State, All-New England, Telegram and Gazette Super Team … Also tabbed as Telegram and Gazette Player of the Year and Sentinel and Enterprise All-Star … Member of the NEFC Club Team … Born December 11, 1995 … Daughter of Bob Gillen and Pam Vaughan … Has one sibling, Rylee … Plans to major in Business at Merrimack.

 


Cassie Giza | Midfield | 5-2 | Orange, Conn. / Amity Regional H.S. | Undeclared

Four-year varsity letter winner on the Amity Regional girls soccer team … As a senior, named Team Captain, All-Southern Connecticut Conference First Team and New Haven County All-Area Team … Top scorer in SCC-Housatonic Division with 20 goals, three hat tricks and five assists … Member of the CT Olympic Development Program and Connecticut Football Club … Born May 24, 1996 … Daughter of John and Brenda … Has one sibling, Heather … Undeclared major at Merrimack.

 


 

Katyann Grochmal | Forward/Midfield | 5-8 | Derry, N.H. / Pinkerton Academy | Sports Medicine

Three-year varsity letter winner on the Pinkerton Academy girls soccer team … Named to the NH ODP State team as a freshman, sophomore and junior … Voted team captain and Coaches MVP as a senior … Named Eagle Tribune All-Star and NH First Team All-State … Member of the Seacoast United Club Team … Born February 14, 1996 … Daughter of Robert and Debra … Has two siblings, Matt and Ryan … Plans to major in Sports Medicine at Merrimack.

 


 

Kelly Hartlage | Forward | 5-7 | Niskayuna, N.Y. / Niskayuna H.S. | Communications

Two-year varsity winner on the Niskayuna girls soccer team … Named Coaches Choice Award as a freshman … Leading point scorer her sophomore year … Named All-Suburban Council Individual Award Section 2 as a senior … Helped her team to the Varsity Girls Soccer Section 2AA Championship … Also a four-year varsity letter winner of the indoor/outdoor track & field team … Member of the Blackwatch Premiere NY North Club Team …. Born June 22, 1996 … Daughter of Jim and Cathy … Has two siblings, Katie and Kristin … Plans to major in Communications at Merrimack.

 


 

Michaela McIsaac | Midfield/Forward | 5-2 | Pembroke, Mass. / Pembroke H.S. | Sports Medicine

Four year-varsity winner on the Pembroke girls soccer team … Named South Shore Express News "Rookie of the Year" … As a senior, named Patriot League All-Star … Also a four-year member of the varsity girls hockey team … Member of the Scorpions Soccer Club … Born June 25, 1996 … Daughter of Barry and Lori … Has two siblings, Ashley and Brooke … Plans to major in Sports Medicine at Merrimack.

 


 

Molly Meehan | Goalkeeper | 5-8 | Fairfield, Conn. / Saint Joseph's H.S. | Sports Management 

A four-year goalkeeper for the Saint Joseph's girls soccer team … A two-time FCIAC Champion … Member of the CFC United NPL Club Team … Born June 20, 1996 … Daughter of Sean and Maura … Has two siblings, Maiti and Sawyer … Plans to major in Sports Management at Merrimack.

 


 

Maria Reed | Forward/Midfield | 5-2 | Essex Junction, Vt. / Essex H.S. | Business / Sports Management

 A four-year varsity letter winner on the Essex girls soccer team … As a senior, she was named First Team All-Metro, All-State and First Team Coaches Pick … Also a member of the varsity girls basketball and golf team … Member of the Far Post Soccer Club … Born May 12, 1996 … Daughter of Robert and Teresa … Has one sibling, Thomas John … Plans to major in Business and Sports Management at Merrimack.

 



Andrea Rego | Forward/Midfield | 5-4 | Dartmouth, Mass. / Bishop Stang H.S. | Biology

A four-year varsity letter winner on the Bishop Stang girls soccer team … A four-time Herald News All-Star, EAC All-Star and Standard Times All-Star … Three-time Most Valuable Player … As a senior, she was named Player of the Year and team captain … Member of the Nor-easter Soccer Club … Born November 28, 1995 … Daughter of Mark and Paula … Has one sibling Adam … Plans to major in Biology at Merrimack.

 


 

Kayleen Walberg | Defense/Midfield | 5-6 | Londonderry, N.H. / Londonderry H.S. | Undeclared

A four-year member of the Londonderry girls soccer team … Named Offensive Most Valuable Player as a senior … Member of the Seacoast United Soccer Club … Born March 20, 1996 … Daughter of Stephen and Kelley … Has one sibling, Riley … Undeclared major at Merrimack …

 

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