Nicole Setterlund

18
Defender/Midfielder
  •  5'8"
  •  145
  •  07-31-1987
  •  Surrey, BC
  •  Whitecaps FC Prospects
 

PROFILE
Setterlund, 19, returns for her third season with Whitecaps FC in the W-League after making three appearances during the 2011 W-League season.

A native of Surrey, BC, Setterlund recently finished her freshman year of NCAA Division I soccer at Washington State University, appearing in each of the Cougar’s 23 matches while scoring one goal and recording two assists. Her performance saw her named to the National Soccer Coaches Association of America (NSCAA) All-Pacific Region Second Team.

Joining her compatriots Jenna Richardson and Jaclyn Sawicki, Setterlund made two appearances for Canada at the 2012 CONCACAF U-20 Championship. In 2010, the product of Semiahmoo soccer club captained her country to the CONCACAF U-17 Women’s Championship title in Costa Rica, and was named the tournament’s Most Valuable Player. Additionally, Setterlund captained the team at the 2010 FIFA U-17 Women’s World Cup in Trinidad and Tobago, starting all three matches.

UNITED SOCCER LEAGUES W-LEAGUE
2011: The midfielder made three appearances for Whitecaps FC. 2010: Setterlund spent her first season with the Whitecaps FC women's squad in the W-League.

PACIFIC COAST SOCCER LEAGUE
2010: The Surrey, BC, native played for the Whitecaps FC Prospects women's team (now known as Girls Elite) that won the Premier Division regular season championship and league cup titles in the Pacific Coast Soccer League (PCSL).

COLLEGE
2011: Setterlund joined Washington State University in the fall of 2011. She made 23 appearances during her freshman year with the Cougars, tallying one goal and two assists.

INTERNATIONAL
U-20: Setterlund was selected to the Canadian roster for the 2012 CONCACAF Women's U-20 Championship, starting all 5 matches for Canada and helping them capture a silver medal and a spot in the FIFA U-20 Women's World Cup. U-17: Setterlund started all 15 of her appearances for the Canadian U-17 women’s national team, scoring a goal against Chile on August 1, 2010. The 5-foot-8 midfielder captained her country to the 2010 CONCACAF U-17 Women’s Championship title in Costa Rica and was named the tournament’s Most Valuable Player. She also captained the team at the 2010 FIFA U-17 Women’s World Cup in Trinidad and Tobago, starting all three matches. Most recently, the product of the Semiahmoo Soccer Club was called up to train with the Canadian senior women’s national team in Rome, Italy, as they prepared for the 2011 FIFA Women’s World Cup in Germany.