Sophie O’Neil – 2020

Sophie graduated Magna Cum Laude from Mount Mansfield Union High School in Richmond, VT. She has grown up in Richmond, VT with her mom, dad, two younger brothers, and younger sister, in addition to a number of dogs and cats. She has played soccer all her life and has coached youth soccer teams as a volunteer for the past four seasons, being nominated and then the recipient of the Vermont Youth Soccer Coach of the Year Award for the 2019 season. Her most favorite activity is skiing, which she has been bonding with her dad ever since she could walk. She raced throughout high school and her team has been two-time state champions, one coming during her senior season as a team captain. In her free time, she enjoys art, reading and being outdoors.