4 Michaela Kovacs

Current Teams: Grand Rapids FC
Nationality: United States
Squad Number: 4
Position: Defender

Kovacs recorded two goals in 13 competitive appearances for GRFC during the 2017 campaign. The first player to ever sign for the Ladies in Blue, Kovacs potted the game-winning goal in a 1-0 win over the Detroit Sun in the Midwest Conference Final on July 16, while her 119th-minute equalizer in the National Semifinals against the Long Island Rough Riders on July 21 was named the UWS Goal of the Season. In recognition of her efforts, Kovacs was honored as the UWS Championship MVP and earned a place on the All-UWS First Team.

A native of Hudsonville, Mich., Kovacs brings international experience to GRFC, having played with the United States U19 Women’s National Team. She recently completed her junior season at Michigan State University, starting three matches and garnering Academic All-Big Ten honors. In all, Kovacs has tallied three goals and an assist in 41 appearances with the Spartans.

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