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Tobin Heath

Category: Soccer, Women in Sports
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Biography:

Motivational Speaker Tobin Heath is a free-spirited professional soccer player and 2-time Gold Medalist for the United States Women’s National team (USWNT). When she is not playing internationally for the USWNT, Tobin plays for the Portland Thorns FC of the National Women’s Soccer League. Her exceptional skills at midfield allow her wreak havoc on opposing offenses as an attacker but also drop back and play close-out defense on opposing forwards. In 2015, Tobin was a key member of the USWNT that brought home the third World Cup title in U.S. history and the first since 1999. Tobin scored the last goal in the team’s big win over Japan 5-2 in the final match to seal the deal for the USWNT.

Motivational Speaker Tobin Heath earned a scholarship to play for the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill during her junior year of high school. UNC is widely recognized as one of the strongest women’s soccer programs in the nation. Tobin was a part of a UNC women’s soccer team that won 4 straight ACC titles and national titles in 2006, 2008 and 2009.

Tobin’s professional career began when she was picked first overall in the 2010 Women’s Professional Soccer (WPS) draft by the Atlanta Beat. WPS folded in 2012 and Tobin played several games with Paris Saint-Germain of the French Division 1 Feminine league before joining the Portland Thorns in the newly created National Women’s Soccer League. After graduating from college, Tobin also became a member of the USWNT.

She was a reserve and earned 3 caps during the USWNT’s Gold Medal run at the 2008 Olympic Games in Beijing. In 2011, Motivational Speaker Tobin Heath made her FIFA Women’s World Cup debut in Germany. The team took home a Silver Medal after a crushing lost to Japan, one they would avenge in 2015. In 2012, Tobin played in all six matches of the London Olympics. Tobin was nothing but clutch, delivering a game-winning assist to Sydney Leroux in the team’s final match against Brazil to win the Gold Medal.

Motivational Speaker Tobin Heath has blossomed into one of the most exciting and entertaining players on the pitch for the USWNT.