Maggie Pierce

Position: Midfielder, Defender

Age: 16

Height: 5-3

Birthplace: New York City

High School: Cardinal Gibbons

HS Grad Year: 2019

National Team: United States

Current Team: CASL

College (Committed): (North Carolina)


Maggie Pierce Soccer Biography

First Class of 2019 Commit to the University of North Carolina

Positions: Center Mid (U.S. U17 WNT, CASL ’00 ECNL and Cardinal Gibbons High School), Also Center Back(CASL ’01 ECNL and Oak City United F.C.) and Center Forward (NC ’00 ODP Championships and Cardinal Gibbons)

Birthdate:  10 August 2001

High School: Cardinal Gibbons (Raleigh, NC), Graduation Year2019

Jersey: #28 (for CASL, Cardinal Gibbons and Oak City United FC)

Contact Informationmaggiepiercesoccer@gmail.com

Scott Pierce (father) cell: (203) 979-7083

Address: 217 Painted Fall Way, Cary, NC 27513

Instagram and Twitter: maggiepierce28

Top Drawer Soccer Page: here    Soccer Wire Pagehere

Highlight Videos (2-3 min. each): FirstSecondThirdFourthFifthSixthSeventhEighthNinthTenth (most recent)

Rankings and Honors:

–          Ranked #8 girl in U.S. in class of 2019 by TheSoccerList – list here

–          Ranked #40 in U.S. class of 2019 IMG Rankings on Top Drawer Soccer, #16 mid, #8 in region

–          Named as “Player to Watch” in GoalNation – article here

–          Ranked in Top XI girls at 3 (Raleigh, Chicago, NYC) TDS Combines – link here

–          Named by TDS one of two Female Standouts (out of 400+ girls) from all summer combines

–          Chosen as “Featured Player” and Youth Ambassador to The 18 – article here

–          Named one of “Top XI Players” by SoccerWire – article here

Select Events:

US Soccer

–          U17 U.S. WNT Training Camps:

o    Chula Vista, CA – June, 2017 – article here

o    Lakewood Ranch, FL – May, 2017 – article here

–       Training Center Combine Invite (Jan 2016), Training Center Invites (Oct. 2013 to June 2016)

ECNL

–          ECNL National Training Camp – Portland, OR – July, 2017 – (30 players from ’01 year group invited)

–          Player Development Program – Greer, SC – March, 2017 – (52 players from Southeast – roster here)

U.S. Club Soccer id2 Camp – Raleigh, NC – April, 2015

–          Named one of id2 “Top Girl Players” by Top Drawer Soccer – video here

ODP

–          Attended ODP National Championships – Phoenix, AZ – Feb. 2016

o   Played up on NC ’00 team representing Region 3 – article here

o   One of 5 players named both “Day 1 and Day 2 Stars” by Top Drawer Soccer

o   Coach: Paul Cairney – UNCW Head Coach – cairneyp@uncw.edu

–          Selected for Region 3 ODP Team (one of 18 players) for Interregional Event – Nov. 2015 in FL

–          Attended Two ODP National Training Camps – Jan. 2015 in FL and Jan. 2016 in AZ

–          Selected as ’01 Region 3 Pool Player – Montevallo, AL – 2014, 2015 and 2016

o   Coach 2016: Mike Lynch – michaellynch@bac.edu

Club Soccer:

2017-2018: Selected to play up on Girls Development Academy (GDA) NC Courage U18/19 team

2016-2017: Starting Center Mid for Capital Area Soccer League (CASL) ’00 (U17) ECNL team

–          Coach: Damon Nahas –  phone: (919) 649-1465 – email: damon.nahas@caslnc.com

–          Team ranked #11 in U.S. end of ECNL regular season

–          Led team in points – Article on team and season here

2016 June: Played up in ENCL Nationals with ’00 CASL ECNL team – finished 2 wins, 1 tie

2016 Summer: Started for Oak City United Futbol Club

–          Team plays in Women’s Premier Soccer League (WPSL) with players in league from UNC, Florida, Purdue, VA Tech, Ole Miss, Louisville, Wake Forest, NC State, Princeton etc.

–          Only high school player selected for team – video here, article here

–          Named by Soccer Wire as WPSL “Player Who Impressed Sept 2016” – article here

–          Coach: Ronnie Bouemboue – rzbouemboue@gmail.com

High School:

2016-2017: Cardinal Gibbons HS, Raleigh, NC – game video here and here, articles herehere and here

–          USA Today All-USA Third Team (one of 33 girls in U.S. named All-USA – team list here)

–          NC Soccer Coaches Association All-Conference, All-Region and All-State

–          Named to Raleigh Area All-Metro team (article here)

–          Finalist for NC Gatorade Player of the Year

–          Team ranked in top 25 in U.S. by TDS and Maxpreps – led team with 72 points in 20 games

–          Named to TeamSnap High School All-American Watch List – article here

–          Won Sportsmanship Award at Brittany Willis Showcase

–          Coach: Michele Miller: phone (919) 961-0954 – email: mmiller@coach.cghsnc.org

Other Information:

–          Scored first on team in YoYo IR1 “Beep” Test (July, 2015 and Nov., 2016)

–          Ran anchor leg of 4by800m team that qualified for NC Indoor Track State Championships –2017

–          Nominated for #SheBelievesHero award for USWNT She Believes Tournament – video here

–          A/B Honor Roll every semester at Cardinal Gibbons High School

Other Coaching References:

Michael Brady – Assoc. Head Coach Duke Men’s Soccer – mbrady@duaa.duke.edu

Emily Turgeon – Paladin Fitness – emilymaureenturgeon@gmail.com

 

Last Updated: July 21, 2017