Rebecca Moros

Number: 2
Position: Defender
Height: 5-5
Born: May 6, 1985 in Manhattan, N.Y.
Hometown: Larchmont, N.Y.
College: Duke University
Last Club: INAC Kobe Leonessa (Japan)



A defender with experience in the United States and abroad, Moros joins Thorns FC for the 2014 NWSL season on Nov. 27, 2013.

2014: Appeared in 18 regular-season matches (13 starts) for the club ... Made her Thorns FC debut April 12, helping the team to a 1-0 road win at Houston in the season opener.

2013: Helped lead Japanese side INAC Kobe Leonessa to its third consecutive Nadeshiko League championship ... Also logged time in Japan’s domestic cup competition, making 10 appearances in the tournament as INAC Kobe Leonessa finished as runners-up.

2012: In her first season playing in Japan, Moros played a part of in INAC Kobe Leonessa’s second straight league title.

2011: Began the WPS season with magicJack, but was traded midseason to the Western New York Flash ... Made 10 appearances to help lead the Flash to the WPS championship, playing a pivotal role in a defense that finished tied for the fewest goals allowed during the regular season.

2010: Started 24 games for the Washington Freedom in WPS ... Scored her only goal of the season in a 2-1 win over the Philadelphia Independence on May 30, 2010.

2009: Was the 36th overall selection in the 2009 WPS Draft by the Washington Freedom ... Appeared in 20 games during the inaugural WPS season, registering two goals.

INTERNATIONAL: Has youth international experience for the United States at the U-21 and U-23 levels.

COLLEGE: Was a three-time NSCAA All-American selection and four-year letterwinner at Duke University ... Played for the Blue Devils from 2003-06 ... Appeared in 86 games for Duke, recording 15 goals and 20 assists in her career.