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ND Women’s Soccer: WPS team in St. Louis picks Cinalli

Joe Meixell | Tuesday, October 7, 2008

The latest member of the Notre Dame women’s soccer program to be drafted to a professional league was current volunteer/assistant coach, Amanda Cinali.

With the 26th overall pick in the Women’s Professional Soccer league, the St. Louis franchise selected the former forward/midfielder.

The general draft allowed squads to select players that had completed their collegiate eligibillty.

Cinalli will join former Irish teammate Melissa Tancredi on the St. Louis roster as well.

Cinalli ranks 16th on the program scoring list with 100 points (34 goals, 32 assists) through 100 games. Cinalli served as the lone captain during her senior year in 2007.