- HometownHouston, Texas
Date of Birth: 6/12/1997
College: West Virginia University
How Acquired: No. 4 overall pick in the 2018 NWSL College Draft
A native of Houston, Texas, Michaela Abam completed her college career at West Virginia University with 100 points on 42 goals and 16 assists. The 42 goals stand as the third-highest mark in program history, and she led the Mountaineers in points over four consecutive seasons. She also holds a West Virginia record by making 95 appearances, including 79 starts. Abam earned All-Big 12 First Team honors over the past three years and was also named to the United Soccer Coaches All-America Second Team this past fall.