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Nichelle Patrice Prince (born February 19, 1995) is a Canadian soccer player who currently plays for the Houston Dash of the National Women's Soccer League and the Canadian national team.[1]

Nichelle Prince
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Prince (right) during a match at the 2016 Summer Olympics
Personal information
Full name Nichelle Patrice Prince
Date of birth (1995-02-19) February 19, 1995 (age 23)
Place of birth Ajax, Ontario, Canada
Height 5 ft 4 in (1.63 m)
Playing position Forward
Club information
Current team
Houston Dash
Number 14
Youth career
Ajax SC, Richmond Hill, Pickering SC
College career
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2013–2016 Ohio State Buckeyes
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2017– Houston Dash 43 (4)
National team
2012 Canada U-17 9 (3)
2014 Canada U-20 4 (1)
2013– Canada 39 (6)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of September 8, 2018
‡ National team caps and goals correct as of June 10, 2018

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Club CareerEdit

Houston Dash, 2017-Edit

After playing college soccer with the Ohio State Buckeyes,[2] Prince was selected 28th overall by the Houston Dash in the 2017 NWSL College Draft.[3]

International CareerEdit

Prince was a member of the team that won a silver medal at the 2012 CONCACAF Under-17 Championship in Guatemala and a silver medal at the 2016 CONCACAF Women's Olympic Qualifying Championship. She and her team won an Olympic bronze medal at the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro.[4]

Career statisticsEdit

ClubEdit

As of September 8, 2018[5]
Club League Season League Playoffs Total
Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals
Houston Dash NWSL 2017 23 3 0 0 23 3
2018 20 1 0 0 20 1
Total 43 4 0 0 43 4
Career total 43 4 0 0 43 4

HonoursEdit

Canada

Personal lifeEdit

Prince's father is Jamaican, while her mother comes from the United States.[6] She has two sisters named Christine and Kendra. She enjoys reading, writing, yoga during her free time. Her favourites have included Christine Sinclair, Lionel Messi, Carlos Tévez, Real Madrid, Manchester City, Perdita Felicien, and Priscilla Lopes-Schliep.[7]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Nichelle Prince profile". Canadian Soccer Association. Retrieved 2016-03-07. 
  2. ^ Ohio State. "Nichelle Prince bio". 
  3. ^ NWSL (January 12, 2017). "Complete 2017 NWSL College Draft Results". Archived from the original on January 13, 2017. 
  4. ^ Canada Soccer Association (May 26, 2017). "Nichelle Prince bio". 
  5. ^ "Nichelle Prince Profile". 
  6. ^ Canada player profile
  7. ^ Canada Soccer Association (May 26, 2017). "Nichelle Prince bio". 

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