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Wilf Thorne/Houston Dash

Orlando Pride select defender Toni Pressley in 2015 NWSL Expansion Draft

Defender Toni Pressley was selected by the Orlando Pride with the 8th pick of the 2015 NWSL Expansion Draft.

Pressley, 25, appeared in 15 matches (all starts) for the Dash in 2015 after being traded from the Western New York Flash in May. The Florida State graduate made one appearance for the Flash in 2015.

Per draft rules, the Dash were able to protect forward Tiffany McCarty following Pressley's selection. No other Houston players were selected in the draft.

2015 NWSL Expansion Draft Results

  1. Meghan Klingenberg (Seattle Reign FC)
  2. Ashlyn Harris (Washington Spirit)
  3. Taryn Hemmings (Chicago Red Stars)
  4. Jasmyne Spencer (WNY Flash)
  5. Jamia Fields (WNY Flash)
  6. Camille Levin (Sky Blue FC)
  7. Lianne Sanderson (Portland Thorns FC)
  8. Toni Pressley (Houston Dash)
  9. Maddy Evans (Boston Breakers)
  10. Aubrey Bledsoe (Sky Blue FC)
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