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Dru Drake

  • position Defender
  • height 5-3
  • class Freshman
  • Hometown Centreville, VA
  • High school Centreville High
  • position Defender
  • height 5-3
  • class Freshman
  • Hometown Centreville, VA
  • High school Centreville High

Dru Drake Bio

PRE COLLEGE: Selected for the U18/U19 Women’s National Team Virtual Camp in 2021… Selected to participate in the Girls Academy League Mid Atlantic Talent ID camp and Youth National Team New Jersey Regional ID Camp… Has been incited to attend U.S. Soccer National Identification Centers for four years straight…Participated in Washington Spirit ADP Event (2020)… National finalist in 2021 with her club program in addition to being three-time National Playoff qualifiers… Three-time conference champion and two-time WAGS Champion…

PERSONAL: Member of National Junior Honor Society…Daughter of Rob and Diane Dru… Father played at Wright State, then four seasons professionally between the Dayton Dynamo (NPSL) and New Orleans (A-League)…Mother played at Dayton and six professional seasons with the Raleigh Wings (USISL) and Maryland Pride (WPSL)…Mother was head women’s soccer coach at Georgetown and George Mason for over 15 years, now works with U.S. Soccer Federation…

Chose the University of South Carolina because: “It was a perfect fit on and off the field. ¬†felt the coaching staff utilized my position as an attacking outside back. The family-like team culture as well as the outstanding athletic facilities and luxuries are also what attracted me to become a Gamecock.”