Currently apprenticeship with CommEvent Management (handball-camp.de), 2016
Current Clubs: TSV Owschlag/HG O.K.T. (GER) 3rd Div.; Dynamo HC (USA)
Hometown: Munich, Germany/Copperas Cove, TX
Current Residence: Kiel, Germany
USA Team Handball Career
2015: Pan American Championship Nor.Ca Qualifier, 3rd place
2015: Last Chance Pan American Games Qualifier, 2nd place
2013: Pan American Championships, 8th place
2012: Junior IHF Trophy Tournament, 3rd place, Captain
2012: Junior Pan American Championships: 8th place, Co-Captain
2012: Pan American Beach Handball Championships, 5th place
2011: Pan American Games, 8th place
2010: Pan American Championships Qualifier, 3rd place
2010: Pan American Games Qualifier, 1st place
2010: Named to Women's Senior National Team
2009: 4 Nations Tournament (Poland), 4th place
2009: Named to Women's Junior National Team
Individual Team Handball Career
2014: USATH Open National Championships, 1st place, Most Valuable Goalkeeper
2013: U18 Danish National Championships, 3rd place (SK Aarhus U18; 1st Division)
2013: USATH Open National Championships, 2nd place, Most Valuable Goalkeeper
2012: USATH Open National Championships, 4th place
2012: Fremont Tournament, 2nd place
2011: Chicago Inter Challenge, 2nd place
2011: USATH Open National Championships, 3rd place
2010: U16 Sauderland Cup, 1st place
2010: Carolina Blue Cup, 3rd place
2005-2010: 8x Bavarian Champions, (TSV Ismaning Youth, 1st Division)
Sophie started playing handball at the age of 7 with the local German club TSV Ismaning. She played in various regional All-Star teams, including Bavarian All-Stars born 1994.
In 2009, she began competing for the Team USA Youth National Team. After moving to the USA in 2010 for high school, she made the U.S. Senior Women’s National Team. Later in 2010, Sophie decided to move to Bjerringbro, Denmark, where she played for Bjerringbro FH. After competing in the 2011 Pan American Games (Guadalajara, Mexico) as a member of Team USA, she stayed in the U.S., living with her grandparents in Copperas Cove, TX.
In the summer of 2012, Sophie moved to Aarhus, Denmark, where she played for SK Aarhus U18, a 1st Division Club. After her last successful youth league season with SK Aarhus, Sophie moved to Kiel, Germany. She started an apprenticeship at CommEvent Management, which organizes sport events, including handball camps all over Germany.
She currently plays for TSV Owschlag in the German 3rd Division. View Sophie's 2014-15 TSV Owschlag player profile HERE!
Last updated: May 6, 2015
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