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Rapids Sign Danish International
Korsgaard has captained U19 and U23 national teams

Colorado Rapids Women News Release - www.coloradorapids.com/women

Friday, May 4, 2012

DENVER, CO
- The Colorado Rapids Women have announced that Danish International Katrine Korsgaard has agreed to join the squad for the 2012 W-League season - pending USSF and USL approval. Korsgaard joins the Rapids Women from Skovbakken FC in the Danish Women’s Super League.
 
Korsgaard has played in 27 league games for Skovbakken this season scoring seven times while helping lead her team to second place behind Brondby IF. On the international level, Korsgaard has captained both the U19 and U23 Danish National teams, including the 2007 U19 squad at the European Championships in Iceland. In total, Korsgaard has earned 46 caps for Denmark from the youth to senior ranks.
 
The talented midfielder is one of many exciting players the Colorado Rapids Women have signed in the lead up to their inaugural season in the W-League. Korsgaard will join her teammates in early May and will look to make an immediate impact. Colorado Rapids Women General Manager and former W-League player Cayla Deacon is excited about the 2012 W-League season.

“We are very excited about the upcoming 2012 season as the Colorado Rapids Women. Our coaching staff has made some great signings for the season including a number of quality international players that will add a new and exciting dynamic to our squad. We look forward to the Western Conference being very strong as usual and the Rapids Women competing at a high level within it”.

Tickets are now on sale for the 2012 Rapids Women W-League Season. To purchase tickets, visit http://www.pepsicenter.com/groups/rapids/rapidswomen2012 or contact 970-484-4653 / amy@forcesoccer.org

Read more about the Rapids Women at www.coloradorapids.com/women

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