The NWSL the 2014 NWSL Collegiate Draft on January 17, 2014 during the NSCAA Convention in Philadelphia.

This year was also a special year as the NWSL opened up the draft to the public to come and cheer on their favorites teams and players.

Click Here for the NWSL Draft Live Chat

Complete list of the eligible players in this year’s draft

9 Team, 4 Rounds, 36 Players … lets get to the recap:


  • The Portland Thorns FC traded their second round pick (#11) plus Nikki Washington to the Houston Dash in exchange for Meleana Shim.
  • The Portland Thorns FC traded their 34th pick and a 2015 2nd round pick to the Boston Breakers for Michelle Betos.
  • The Portland Thorns FC traded Tiffany Weimer to the Washington Spirit in exchange for the 31st overall pick in the draft.

First Round
No. 1 –  Washington Spirit: Crystal Dunn (UNC)
No. 2 –  Houston Dash: Kealia Ohai (UNC)
No. 3 –  Chicago Red Stars: Julie Johnston (Santa Clara)
No. 4 –  Chicago Red Stars: Vanessa DiBernardo (Univ of Illinois)
No. 5 –  FC Kansas City: Kassey Kallman (Florida State University)
No. 6 –  Sky Blue FC: Maya Hayes (Penn State)
No. 7 –  Seattle Reign FC: Amanda Frisbie (Univ of Portland)
No. 8 –  Boston Breakers: Nkem Ezurike (Univ of Michigan)
No. 9 –  Western New York Flash: Courtney Verloo (Stanford)

Second Round
No. 10 –  Houston Dash: Rafaelle Souza (Ole Miss)
No. 11 –  Houston Dash*: Marissa Diggs (UCF)
No. 12 –  FC Kansas City: Morgan Marlborough (Santa Clara)
No. 13 –  Boston Breakers: Natasha Anasi (Duke University)
No. 14 –  Western New York Flash: Cloee Colohan (BYU)
No. 15 –  Sky Blue FC: Hayley Haagsma (Texas Tech)
No. 16 –  FC Kansas City: Jenna Richmond (UCLA)
No. 17 –  Seattle Reign FC: Megan Brigman (UNC)
No. 18 –  Western New York Flash: Kelsey Wys (Florida State University

Third Round
No. 19 –   FC Kansas City: Frances Silva (WVU)
No. 20 –   FC Kansas City: Mandy Laddish (Notre Dame)
No. 21 –   Boston Breakers: Jazmine Reeves (Virginia Tech)
No. 22 –   Chicago Red Stars: Hayley Brock (Univ of Maryland)
No. 23 –   Boston Breakers: Mollie Pathman (Duke)
No. 24 –   Sky Blue FC: Michelle Pao (Pepperdine)
No. 25 –   Portland Thorns FC: Emily Menges (Georgetown)
No. 26 –   Washington Spirit: Molly Menchel (Univ of Virginia)
No. 27 –   Western New York Flash: Annie Steinlage (Univ of Virginia)

Fourth Round
No. 28 –   Houston Dash: Jordan Jackson (Univ of Nebraska)
No. 29 –   Washington Spirit: Shasta Fisher (Univ of Virginia)
No. 30 –   Seattle Reign FC: Ellen Parker (Univ of Portland)
No. 31 –   Portland Thorns FC*: Elisabeth Sullivan (Mississippi State)
No. 32 –   Boston Breakers: Jami Kranich (Villanova)
No. 33 –   Sky Blue FC: Elizabeth Eddy (USC)
No. 34 –   Boston Breakers: Kim DeCesare (Duke)
No. 35 –   FC Kansas City: Maegan Kelly (Marquette)
No. 36 –   Western New York Flash: Kristen Hamilton (Denver)