BOYDS, MD (Dec. 30, 2015) – Washington Spirit announced today the club has signed forward Katie Stengel.
“I am looking forward to playing for the Washington Spirit this upcoming season,” said Stengel. “I’ve always wanted to play in the NWSL, and now I get the chance to represent an incredible club.”
Katie Stengel helped lead Bayern Munich to the 2014-2015 Frauen-Bundesliga title with a team-leading nine goals. She has made six appearances for the United States U-23 Women’s National Team. Stengel was a member of the United States U-20 team which won the 2012 FIFA U-20 Women’s World Cup and the 2012 CONCACAF Women’s U-20 Championship. Stengel attended college at Wake Forest University where she finished with a school record 50 goals in 75 games. She was a four time All-ACC honoree and a three time All-American.
“Katie Stengel is one of the top signings in the NWSL this off season,” said Spirit general manager and head coach Jim Gabarra. “She is a quality forward who will complement the Spirit’s attack. I look forward to working with her and integrating her talents into our club.”
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