Bianca St. Georges picked 20th overall at 2019 NWSL College Draft
Posted on 10 January 2019 in Around the Soccer World
Bianca St. Georges, from West Virginia University, was picked second in the third round of 2019 NWSL College Draft by the Chicago Red Stars.
St Georges, from St. Felix de Valois, Quebec, made her debut in the youth program in 2012 before representing Canada at the 2013 CONCACAF Women's Under-17 Championship, the FIFA U-17 Women’s World Cup Costa Rica 2014, the CONCACAF Women’s Under-20 Championship, and the FIFA U-20 Women's World Cup Papua New Guinea 2016, where she captained the squad.
The National Women’s Soccer League (NWSL) is a nine-team Division-I women’s professional soccer league featuring national team players from around the world, with Canadian and U.S. National Team players allocated by Canada Soccer and US Soccer.
Canada Soccer Women’s National midfielder Rebecca Quinn remains the highest Canadian draft pick in National Women’s Soccer League history after being picked third overall by the Washington Spirit in the 2018 NWSL Draft.