Carli Lloyd


Name: Carli Lloyd
Sport: Soccer
Discipline(s): Soccer
Position: Midfielder
Height: 5-8
Weight: 140
DOB: 7/16/1982
Birthplace: Marlton, N.J.
Hometown: Delran, N.J.
High School: Delran High School (Delran, N.J.) ‘01
College: Rutgers State University ‘05, Exercise Science and Sport Studies
Team/Club: Houston Dash
Olympic Experience
  • Three-time Olympian (2008, 2012, 2016); Two-time Olympic medalist (2 golds)
  • Rio 2016 Olympic Games, 5th
  • London 2012 Olympic Games, gold
  • Beijing 2008 Olympic Games, gold
  • Scored the game-winning goal in the gold-medal match against Brazil at the 2008 Olympic Games, and twice in Team USA’s 2-1 victory over Japan in the gold-medal game of the 2012 Olympics.
World Championship Experience
  • Most recent: 2015 – gold
  • Years of Participation: 2011, 2015
  • Medals: 2 (1 gold, 1 silver)
  • Gold – 2015
  • Silver – 2011
  • 2015 FIFA Women’s World Cup Silver Boot Award recipient
  • 2015 FIFA Women’s World Cup Golden Ball Award recipient
  • Selected to the 2015 FIFA Women’s World Cup All-Star Team
  • Became the first woman in FIFA Women's World Cup history to score a hat trick in the final (2015)
  • Became the first player in U.S. Women’s National Team history to score in four straight FIFA World Cup games (2015)
  • Scored the fastest goal in FIFA World Cup final history, giving Team USA a 1-0 lead just 2 minutes and 34 seconds into the match.
Personal: Daughter of Stephen and Pamela Lloyd...Has two siblings, Ashley and Stephen...Engaged to marry her high school sweetheart, Brian Hollis...Allocated to the Chicago Red Stars for the inaugural WPS season in 2009...In her spare time, enjoys getting manicures and pedicures, and shopping...Releasing a memoir in the fall of 2016...Selected as the 2015 FIFA Women’s World Player of the Year, becoming only the third American to be honored with the award...Named the Women’s Sports Foundation Athlete of the Year and March of Dimes Foundation Woman of the Year in 2015...Supports the Stand Up to Cancer organization.

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