Colorado head soccer coach Danny Sanchez announced a class of eight student-athletes that will join the Buffaloes for the start of the 2019 season on Thursday.

The class consists of two forwards, four midfielders, one defender and one goalkeeper.

Name Height Position Hometown (High School)

Jade Babcock-Chi 5-5 Midfield Del Mar, Calif. (Torrey Pines)

Tessa Barton 5-7 Forward Littleton, Colo. (Columbine)

Alyssa Duke 6-1 Defense Upland, Calif. (Upland)

Kyla Ferry 5-8 Forward Phoenix, Ariz. (Xavier College Prep)

Amaya Gonzalez 5-3 Midfield Bellflower, Calif. (Downey)

Emma Miller 5-9 Goalkeeper Demarest, N.J. (NVRHS Demarest)

Allie Palangi 5-8 Midfield Pismo Beach, Calif. (Arroyo Grande)

Roo Yarnell-Williams 5-6 Midfield Sacramento, Calif. (SAEL)

“We are excited to add these eight-fantastic student-athletes to our university program,” Sanchez exclaimed. “With us graduating seven seniors this year, they all have the ability and opportunity to make an immediate impact. We have addressed our immediate needs while adding significant depth and competition to our squad. We are really looking forward to seeing their growth over the next several months as they prepare for the 2019 season.”