Hometown: Bothell, Wash.
Previous School: University of Arizona
Shea is a transfer from the University of Arizona and played her prep soccer at Woodinville High School. She earned three varsity letters in soccer during her high school career and was a Kingco 4A honorable mention selection. Shea was also named the team’s most inspirational player in her senior season. Samuelsen also played select soccer for the Crossfire Premier Soccer Club.
In the 2011 season for the Eagles, Samuelsen scored one goal and had 4 assists for the 11-4-4 team which made their way to the CCC championship game of the post season tournament.
Samuelsen just completed a season with the Issaquah Soccer Club in their inaugural season in the WPSL (Women’s Premier Soccer League). The ISC finished second in the Northwest Division with a 5-1-4 record.
Her brother, Mack, is a member of the NU men’s soccer team.