Megan Rapinoe


Name: Megan Rapinoe
Position: Midfielder
Height: 5-7
Weight: 132
DOB: 7/5/1985
Birthplace: Redding, Calif
Hometown: Redding, Calif.
High School: Foothill High School (Palo Cedro, Calif.)
Current Residence: Redding, Calif.
College: University of Portland
Team: Seattle Reign FC

Olympic Experience:

  • 2012 Olympic Games, gold medal

Career Highlights:

  • Played in all six games in the 2011 World Cup
  • Played in 18 games, starting 13, and scored three goals with five assists over her 1,085 minutes in 2011
  • Scored four goals with two assists, one of which came in the second leg of the Women’s World Cup playoff series against Italy that set up Amy Rodriguez’ game-winning goal
  • Scored against Sweden and China, and twice against Guatemala at the CONCACAF Women’s World Cup Qualifying tournament, in which she played three games

Personal: Enjoys playing guitar, the beach and shopping ... Has a twin sister, Rachael who also played soccer at Portland ... Majored in sociology ... She cannot travel without gum, a hair straightener, her computer, neck pillow, iPod, Blackberry and toothbrush ... Her favorite musical artists are currently Florence and the Machine, Adele, Missy Higgins, Kings of Leon and Dar Williams

US Soccer

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