Three Rush players were named to the 12 finalists of the first ever Inspireum Soccer Awards today! Becca Lidvall (CO Rush), Lauren Luke (WA Rush) and Gaela Normile (VA Rush) have all been named to the final 12. For being named finalists, the three girls will all receive a $1000 academic scholarship and all are now in the running to be named as the winner.
The finalists stories will now go through a review process by the Inspireum Award selection committee with names like Jurgen Klinsmann (US National Coach), April Heinrichs (US Women's Technical Director), Andres Cantor (Goooaaaalll!), and Jerry Smith (Santa Clara) reviewing the applicants. In addition to the votes cast by the selection committe, finalists can also receive support from fans through online voting!
To vote for and read the inspirational stories of these three young ladies, and all of the finalists, please click here.
Congratulation ladies and good luck!