Category Archives: Players

3 Eagles Named to WPSL All-Conference Team

Three Columbus Eagles FC players were named to the WPSL’s East Region All-Conference teams, which were announced by the league announced Thursday. Defender Megan Minnix and midfielder Ashley Gogolin made the Ohio Valley’s All-Conference team in their first season with the Eagles, and defender and captain Amber Kern earned her second consecutive All-Conference distinction. All […]

Vote for Our ‘Player of the Year’

The 2018 Eagles set all kinds of records | Ralph Schudel

Ok, Eagles fans…you’ve followed along all year, and you’ve likely more than once said, “Wow, that [insert Eagle here] is incredible!” We know the feeling; we’ve said that loads of times, too! Now, though, you have the chance to vote officially for our 2018 Player of the Year. Pick one player from the list below – […]

Gogolin Named to WPSL Team of the Week

Ashley Gogolin was named a WPSL Player of the Week for her performance against Pittsburgh on July 8, 2018 | Ralph Schudel

Eagles midfielder Ashley Gogolin was named a WPSL “Player of the Week,” the league office announced Saturday night. It’s Gogolin’s first award and comes after the club’s 2-1 win over Steel City FC on July 8 in Pittsburgh. The Wright State University alumna was a force against Pittsburgh, as she’s been all season, controlling play […]

Summer Bourcier: A Day in the Life of an Eagle

 Columbus Eagles FC defender and midfielder Summer Bourcier takes you through a day in her life as a working professional and a soccer player for the club. Summer is an assistant coach at Ohio Dominican University – where the Panthers just had one of their best fall seasons in school history – and is […]

Player Bios: Summer Bourcier

Summer Bourcier | Photographed by Julie Jackson

Summer Bourcier returns for another season with Columbus Eagles FC. The aggressive midfielder sometimes plays in defense for the Eagles, and is a vocal leader on and off the pitch. She’s also an assistant coach in the women’s soccer program at Ohio Dominican University and helped lead the Panthers to one of their best-ever seasons […]

Player Bios: Monique Hanayik

Monique Hanayik | Photographed by Julie Jackson

 Monique Hanayik, a Sidney, Ohio, defender who played her college soccer at Capital University in Columbus, returns to Columbus Eagles FC for 2018. Hanayik had a solid season in 2017, starting the majority of Columbus’s matches in central defense. She helped lead the Eagles to their best-ever defensive season, where the club set a […]

Player Bios: Dani Gunderson

Dani Gunderson | Photographed by Julie Jackson

 Dani Gunderson, who played her college soccer at Christopher Newport University returns to Columbus Eagles FC. She scored twice last year in our big win at MAPFRE Stadium and has been a skillful, aggressive force up front for the Eagles since joining the club last year. She’s also an assistant coach at Denison University and […]

Player Bios: Hannah Sargent

Hannah Sargent | Photographed by Julie Jackson

Hannah Sargent joins Columbus Eagles FC for her first season with the club. Sargent is from Lewis Center, Ohio, and plays her college soccer currently at Western Michigan University. The Broncos’ keeper kept a clean sheet in our WPSL opener – a 2-0 win over AAFC Lumberjills of Ann Arbor, Mich. – and has started […]

Player Bios: Lila Remache

Lila Remache | Photographed by Julie Jackson

Lila Remache joins Columbus Eagles FC for 2018! The speedy winger played most of her college soccer at Auburn University-Montgomery. Remache is from Taverny, France, which sits just outside Paris and spent time with French clubs Cosmo Ermont and FAS Herblay as a teenager. She’s also a graduate assistant coach with the Capital University women’s soccer […]

Player Bios: Amber Kern

Amber Kern | Photographed by Julie Jackson

 Amber Kern, the captain of the Eagles, returns for another season with the club! Kern was named a 2017 WPSL All-Star, scored the match-winning goal in Columbus’s 2-1 win over Ohio Dominican University in the 2018 preseason, and is one of the longest-tenured players on the Eagles’ roster. Kern played her college soccer at […]