20 Abby Ross

Made college debut in opener vs. Point Loma (8/31), entering in both halves on right side of midfield.

Played with current teammate Delaney Whittet for Beach FC Academy at 2016 and 2017 US Youth Soccer National Championships at Toyota Soccer Center in Frisco, Texas ... Team completed 2017 group stage a perfect 3-0, before falling 2-1 in national semifinal (7/29) ... Advanced to U-17 final in 2016, dropping 3-2 overtime decision and finishing 3-1-1 ... Three-time Cal South National Cup champion from 2015-17, two-time California Regional League (CRL) champion in 2016 and 2017, and 2017 National League champion.

A 2017 graduate of Woodrow Wilson Classical High School in Long Beach ... Four-year varsity starter and three-year captain ... Aided Bruins to Moore League title as a senior ... Press-Telegram Dream Team First Team as a senior ... Tallied six goals and four assists as a senior, five goals and three assists as a junior and four assists as a sophomore ... CIF Southern Section Division 1 semifinalist as a sophomore and CIFSS qualifier (13-7-2) as a senior ... All-CIFSS and All-Moore League First Team ... Team MVP, Coaches' Award, Best Defender and Best Newcomer.

Born June 4 in Torrance ... Given name is Abigail ... Parents are Scot and Jane Ross, who both attended Long Beach State ... Father ran track for 49ers ... Has an older brother named R.J. and a younger sister named Sydney ... Human biology major at Muir College ... Plans on attending medical school and becoming an orthopedic surgeon after completing her UC San Diego undergraduate degree ... Most memorable soccer moment is competing in 2016 US Youth Soccer national final ... Enjoys going to the beach, snowboarding and yoga ... Roots for the San Francisco 49ers ... Favorite athlete is U.S. national team star Kelley O'Hara ... Top movie is North Shore ... Listens to J Boog, Iration and Louis the Child ... Loves sushi and poke ... Used to dance hula competitively.


Position: Midfielder/Defender
Height: 5'3"
Year: Freshman
City/State: Long Beach, CA
High School: Woodrow Wilson Classical HS
College: Muir
Major: Human Biology
Experience: High School
Abby Photos:
2017 WSOC NCAA Tournament