Samantha Mewis (USA): Impresses with presence
USA’s Samantha Mewis (white jersey) played a combined 42 games for club and country in 2017. (Photo: Canada Soccer)

Samantha Mewis (MF) - North Carolina Courage; USA

As she progresses deeper into her career, Samantha Mewis keeps getting better and better.  In 2017, the midfielder scored six goals and added three assists in 26 games, helping the North Carolina Courage to the National Women’s Soccer League final and earning a spot in the Best XI.  Mewis, 25, appeared in 16 games for the United States in 2017 (3 goals, 1 assist).

Female Player of the Year Nominee | Samantha Mewis