ORLANDO, Fla (Nov. 15, 2022) — Following the conclusion of the 2022 National Women’s Soccer League season, the Orlando Pride have announced roster statuses for its complete roster. The Pride enter their first offseason under newly-announced Head Coach Seb Hines, who was promoted to the position last week after five years on the team’s assistant coaching staff.
Orlando currently has 12 players under contract in forwards Haley Bugeja, Darian Jenkins, Leah Pruitt and Ally Watt; midfielder Mikayla Cluff; defenders Kerry Abello, Caitlin Cosme, Haley Hanson and Megan Montefusco; as well as goalkeepers Kaylie Collins, Erin McLeod and Anna Moorhouse.
The Club has mutually exercised the options of three players, forward Julie Doyle, midfielder Gunny Jónsdóttir and defender Kylie Strom.
New contract offers have been extended to midfielders Jordyn Listro and Viviana Villacorta, as well as defenders Celia, Carrie Lawrence and Courtney Petersen. Midfielders Thais Reiss, Parker Roberts and Chelsee Washington will enter the waiver wire, with Roberts waived while Reiss and Washington are out of contract and have not been offered a new deal.
The Pride enter the offseason with four players eligible for free agency for the first time in NWSL history in Meggie Dougherty Howard, Toni Pressley, Erika Tymrak and Marta. The Club remains in discussions with all four regarding a potential return in 2023.
A complete, player-by-player breakdown can be found below.
Orlando Pride Contract Statuses (As of Nov. 15, 2022):
Kerry Abello: Under Contract Through 2023
Haley Bugeja^: Under Contract Through 2023
Mikayla Cluff: Under Contract Through 2023
Kaylie Collins: Under Contract Through 2023
Caitlin Cosme: Under Contract Through 2023
Meggie Dougherty Howard*: Out of Contract
Julie Doyle: Option Exercised
Haley Hanson: Under Contract Through 2024
Darian Jenkins: Under Contract Through 2023
Celia Jiménez Delgado: New Contract Extended
Gunny Jónsdóttir: Option Exercised
Carrie Lawrence: New Contract Extended
Jordyn Listro: New Contract Extended
Erin McLeod: Under Contract Through 2023
Megan Montefusco: Under Contract Through 2023 with 2024 option
Anna Moorhouse^: Under Contract Through 2023
Courtney Petersen: New Contract Extended
Toni Pressley*: Out of Contract
Leah Pruitt: Under Contract Through 2023
Thais Reiss^: Rights Waived
Parker Roberts: Waived
Kylie Strom: Option Exercised
Erika Tymrak*: Out of Contract
Marta Vieira da Silva*: Out of Contract
Viviana Villacorta: New Contract Extended
Chelsee Washington: Rights Waived
Ally Watt: Under Contract Through 2024
*Indicates Free Agent
^Indicates International Player