2014-15 Women's Soccer
Carolyn Richards
Carolyn Richards
Carolyn Richards

HOMETOWNOrland Park, Ill.

High School
Played center midfield for Chicago Christian High School … has started varsity all four years and has led her team to their first three Regional Championships in school history … varsity starter since her freshman year, has scored 54 goals and has tallied 31 assists …her resume of individual honors includes SCC All-Conference first team selections (2010, 2011), Chicago Fire/Southtown Star All-Area Team selection (2011), and IHSSCA All-Sectional Team selections (2010, 2011) … was the team captain and a three-time member of the Illinois State ODP Team and was a starter on the Chicago Magic team that won the US Club Soccer National Championship in 2009.

Carolyn “Car” Richards was born on January 26, 1994 … daughter of Nancy and Gene Richards … has two siblings, Sean (23) and Nicholas (28) … favorite athlete is Lionel Messi … chose FGCU because it has a strong soccer program, has her intended major and a great location … Majoring in psychology at FGCU.