Ashlyn Harris who is an American professional Soccer goalkeeper for United States Women’s National Soccer Team as well as NWSL club Washington Spirit was born on 19th October of the year 1985. She was a four-year starter at the Satellite High School that is located in Satellite Beach, Florida. She had played for the legendary high school coach Fidgi Haig who is now ahead soccer coach at the Florida Tech University.
Ashlyn has the distinction as being first Four Time Parade All American in Women’s High School Soccer history. She led Scorpions to state titles in the year 2002 and 2003. During her senior year in 2004, she recorded 15 shutouts while allowing eight goals and making fifty-two saves. In addition to that, she was also named as 2004 Gatorade National Women’s Soccer Player of The Year. The same year, her team was rated number one in the country by the StudentSports.com.
During her collegiate career, she served as starting goalkeeper for University of North Carolina Women’s Soccer Team. She signed with Tarheels for playing for the head coach Anson Dorrance. She did not play in the year2004 because of the national team commitments but she came back for playing the Tar Heels the following year.
During her first practice with the UNC, she tore her right anterior cruciate ligament. Although she was hurt, she still made her appearance in 2005-06 Atlantic Coast Conference Academic Honor Roll Team. Again in the summer of 2006, she tore her ACL. She then came back to play in final six games of regular season for Tar Heels. She played in 2006 NCAA Women’s Soccer Tournament as well as playing second half versus the University of North Carolina-Ashville in a 7-0 victory.
In her Redshirt Sophomore season, she played 19 games and made 9 starts playing in the total of 1120 minutes and seven seconds for leading all the goalkeepers. The record of her was 10 wins, 1 loss, and 1 tie. She faced the 78 shots, made 29 saves as well as allowed 9 goals in the 19 games for 0.66 goals allowed in one game average. UNC lost on 24th November of 2007 for only its seventh time in the school history in NCAA tournament as they lost3-2 to the Notre Dame in the first round.
She started as well as played all the 90 minutes and allowed all the three goals. She was selected with 19th pick in 2010 WPS Draft by Saint Louis Athletic. She became a free agent on 1st June of 2010 upon team’s dissolution. She then signed Washington Freedom on 2nd June 2010. In addition to that, she had also played for Western New York Flash, FCR 2001 Duisburg, Washington Spirit as well as Tyreso FF.
Prior to that, she also represented United States as the member of U-16, U-17 as well as U-19 teams. In addition to that, she is also the member of United States National Women’s Soccer Team player pool. Harris earned her first appearance with the senior team on 11th March of the year 2013 against the Sweden. Apart from that, Ashlyn has now reached at the age of 29.
She stands taller at height of five feet and nine inches. The news about whether she is dating anyone or has any boyfriend or girlfriend is not found. She also has got a tattoo. Besides that, for more about her bio, she is also active on Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter.