Mewis Called Up For Olympic Training Camp

November 30, 2011

Boston College junior Kristie Mewis is one of 31 players who have been called up to the U.S. Women’s National Team for an 18-day training camp in Carson, Calif. Head coach Pia Sundhage announced the call-ups today in order to continue to evaluate the roster for the 2012 Olympic qualifying. The camp begins on Dec. 3, and goes until Dec. 20. According to a U.S. Soccer release,

The camp in Los Angeles will run from Dec. 3-20 as the U.S. finishes off an eventful year. The team will come together again in early January at The Home Depot Center when Sundhage will again call up 30-plus players for a week of training before selecting a roster of 20 players to participate in the 2012 CONCACAF Women’s Olympic Qualifying Tournament being held Jan. 19-29 in Vancouver, B.C.

Mewis is one of 12 midfielders on the current U.S. roster, after notching eight goals and six assists for the Eagles this season.

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