PREP SIGNING

Alleandra Watt, second from right, is congratulated by Connor Deeds before Watt signed her letter of intent to play soccer for Texas A&M Wednesday, February 4, 2015. Photo by Mark Reis, The Gazette

Pine Creek High School graduate and Texas A&M freshman Ally Watt was called up to the U.S. U-20 national women’s soccer team for the La Manga Tournament in Spain March 2-6.

The USA will compete against older squads in the six-team event that features U-23 sides from England, Germany, Japan, Norway and Sweden. The Americans will play Sweden on March 2, England on March 4 and Norway on March 6 in preparation for the 2016 FIFA U-20 Women's World Cup.

Watt earned SEC all-freshman recognition in 2015. The Colorado Springs native played in 26 matches, including 17 starts. She tallied seven goals, including four game-winners. Watt also garnered SEC all-tournament team honors.

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