RICHMOND, Va. (July 18, 2013) – PDA and Rutgers women’s soccer incoming freshman Jessica Puchalski (South Brunswick, N.J.) won the Elite Clubs National League U17 National Championship on Monday, July 15, blanking the Dallas Sting, 3-0, in Richmond, Va. PDA won all four of its games in the finals, outscoring its opponents, 11-0.
Puchalski, a three-time all-state selection (2010, 2011, 2012) joins the Scarlet Knights deep corps of forwards for the 2013 season. She was recognized as a NJGSCA Top 20 All-State player in 2011 and 2012.
PDA finished the 2012-13 season as the No. 1 U17 team in the nation.
Follow Rutgers Athletics on Facebook (www.facebook.com/RutgersAthletics) and Twitter (@RUAthletics) for all of the latest news and updates. For specific updates regarding Rutgers women’s soccer, follow the program on Twitter (@RUSoccer). Fans can receive timely information, including special offers and giveaways throughout the year on our social media outlets along with www.ScarletKnights.com.