2020-21 Women's Soccer Roster
#3 Maddie Mercado
Hometown San Diego, CA
High School Cathedral Catholic
HONORS AND AWARDS
- Named to the US U-19 WNT for the La Manga Tournament in Spain.
- Ranked No. 68 on the TopDrawerSoccer Midseason Top-100 Freshman list
AS A FRESHMAN
- Played in 16 games and made seven starts in her freshman season with the Irish.
- Recorded two assists and played 909 minutes.
- Tallied her first collegiate points on the assist to Olivia Wingate’s goal in the 4-0 home win over St. John’s.
- Her second assist came on Kiki Van Zanten’s first goal in the 4-0 home win over Pitt.
- Played a season high 100 minutes in the 0-0 tie at home against No. 16 Louisville.
PREP AND PERSONAL
- 2016 CIF Southern California High School Champions.
- Two-time United Soccer Coaches All-American team selection (2016, 2017).
- 2017 Western Conference Player of the Year.
- Member of the U14-U17 US Youth National Team.
- Three-time US Youth Soccer Region IV ODP Champions with Cal South Team 2001.
- Won the U16 US Youth National Team “Torneo delle Nazioni” in 2017 and the US Youth National Team CONCACAF championship in 2016.
- Played club for San Diego Surf Soccer Club and coach Mark Spooner.
- Named to the 2018 US Soccer Girls Development Academy U18/19 Best XI.
- Dad, David played tennis at the University of Central Florida. Mom, Shelley, played tennis at the University of Florida and continued on to a professional career. Brother, Michael, was selected in the 2nd round of the 2017 MLB Draft by the Tampa Bay Rays.
- Undecided on a major.