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15Jaelene Hinkle

  • Position: Defender
  • Date of Birth: 05/28/1993
  • Age: 24
  • Country: Denver, Colo.
  • Weight: lbs
  • Height: 5.4'


2017: Started in nine games and has played for 784 minutes. She has recorded one assist and four shots.  2016: Played in and started 15 games for the Flash, logging 1,325 minutes for the Flash. Scored one goal and tallied three assists. 2015: Selected by the Flash in the 2015 NWSL College Draft (No. 7 overall). Signed a contract with the Flash on March 17. Started all 20 matches and recorded 1 goal.


2017: Hinkle was called up to participate in the US Women's National Team January training camp in Carson, California. Current member of the U.S. Women's National Team. Has made 8 appearances. 2015: Played with the U-23 Women’s National team in La Manga. Helped lead the team to a victory in the Six Nations Cup. Made senior team debut in October during the U.S. Women's National Team's Victory Tour. 2014: Played with the U-23 Women’s National Team in Spain. 2010: Began her International career with the U-17 Women’s National Team


Hinkle attended Texas Tech. 2014: Played in 84 games for the Red Raiders, accumulating one goal and 19 assists. Became the first Texas Tech player to be named Big-12 Scholar Athlete of the Year, also earning Academic All-American honors. Helped anchor a defense that posted nine shutouts and a third post season appearance in her four years at Texas Tech. 2013: Appeared in 19 matches, starting in 17. Member of a Tech backline that posted a schoo record 17 shutouts. Led the Red Raiders with six assists. 2012: Started all 23 games. Recorded five assists. 2011: Played in 20 matches with 19 starts. Led the Red Raiders with four assists. Scored her first career goal against Hofstra. 

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