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Head Coach Colby Hale Announces 2014 Class

02/05/2014
Athletic Communications
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FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. - On the heels of a trip to the NCAA Final Round of 16, Head Coach Colby Hale has announced the signing of 13 new members for the 2014 season.

The Razorbacks welcome Gabriella DeLeon (Rowlett, Texas), Jordan Duffer (La Cruces, N.M.), Madison Hall (Roanoke, Texas), Jessica Hartzler (Kearney, Mo.), Jordan Jones (Shawnee, Kan.), Katie Kienstra (Florissant, Mo.), Madison Leenher (Plano, Texas), Nicole Ortega (Springfield, Mo.), Sarah Price (Frontenac, Mo.), Qyuara Winston (Garland, Texas), Taylor Sancegraw (Farmington, Mo.), Reid Sibley (Carollton, Texas) and Abby Sieperda (Shawnee, Kan.).

“This class has tremendous potential," said Hale. "They come from some of the top club and high school programs in the country. They have been coached by some of the top coaches, and play in the top leagues this country has to offer. This group has depth, versatility, championship pedigree, talent and athleticism. They will be joining a group that returns a large majority of a team that just went to the sweet 16 and broke virtually every record in program history. Every one of them will be given an opportunity to compete for time. Our culture embraces competition and there should be plenty of that in the fall.”

In his second season at the helm, Coach Hale took the Razorbacks to the NCAA Tournamnet for the first time in program history, advacing to the final round of 16. The 2013 season goes down as the most successfull season in Razorback Soccer history and Hale prides his team on strides being made.

“When we got here a couple of years ago, we were selling recruits on a dream," said Hale. "We hadn’t played any games yet and we know it took a lot of courage to go against the grain and commit at the time to a young program without much history. They are walking into a program that looks much different than when they committed and that is a testament to our current players and the work they have put in and the confidence that the players in this class had in themselves and us to create a championship program.”

With 13 new names in place, Coach Hale and the support staff are excited to welcome a new class of Razorbacks to campus this fall.

“We would be remiss if we didn’t thank the people who were so instrumental in putting together and securing this class. First the soccer staff. It is always a team effort but Ben Strawbridge has worked tirelessly in developing relationships with these players, their families and their coaches to help put together this class. He along with Mario Rincon, Jess Greer and Scott Collins have really done a tremendous job with the entire process. We would like to thank Eric Wood, Marcus Sedberry, Tamesha Greenlee and the entire staff for Student-athlete success for the time they put in. The hours and weekends you invested set us apart. We would like to thank Dr. Gaber, Jeff Long and Jon Fagg for their role in our recruiting. To have a Provost, Director of Athletics and Senior Associate Athletics Director willing to meet with the recruits and their families sets us apart as truly a family. Dr. Henry from the Biology Department, Maribeth Lynes from the Honor’s College and Jeff Hirschey have given countless hours of their busy days to help show these families all that we have and we are grateful. We would like to thank the S&C Staff and the entire Hog Nation. We have joined a unique and special family and you have helped us show that to these young ladies. Thank you and Go Hogs!”


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