Former Penn State ladies’s soccer star Kaleigh Riehl is headed to France to affix Paris FC, the membership introduced Friday.
As a part of a mortgage from the Nationwide Girls’s Soccer League’s Sky Blue FC, she’ll stay in Paris till February 2021. With Paris FC, Riehl will play in Division 1 Féminine, France’s prime ladies’s soccer league.
Riehl made one look for Sky Blue FC within the NWSL Problem Cup this summer time. She joins a protracted record of names from the NWSL, together with Alex Morgan and Tobin Heath, in making the transfer to Europe through the coronavirus pandemic.
Sky Blue acquired Riehl with the No. 11 total choose within the 2020 NWSL School Draft.
Riehl started her profession with the Nittany Lions in 2015, serving to the workforce seize a nationwide title whereas incomes All-Massive Ten second-team honors in addition to making the Massive Ten All-Freshman Crew.
By the top of her collegiate profession, she broke the NCAA file for all-time minutes performed by a place participant with eight,847 minutes. She additionally ranks third all-time in program historical past with 101 begins and appearances for the Nittany Lions.