Friday, February 28, 2020 | Women's Soccer
Written by Carleton Sports Info
Ravens Women’s Soccer is excited to announce the commitment of Mikayla Moser – Winger from Ajax,ON for the 2020 season!
Mikayla’s Academy Manger, Rich Hurst, says “Mikayla has been with FCD for 2 years and has grown into a dynamic and dangerous attacking minded player that creates panic in opposition. Her work rate is astonishing and an absolute pleasure to have in our environment. She currently plays and scores goals for our U21 PRO team and FC Oshawa Women’s League 1. After many conversations, camps and offers from universities in the United States and Canada, Mikayla has found an ideal fit for her criteria at Carleton University. We are excited to see how much more she can improve in the next 13 months before joining the Ravens!”
Name: Mikayla Moser
Hometown: Ajax, Ontario
High School: St Mary Catholic Secondary School
Soccer Club: FC Durham Academy
Favourite National Team: Belgium and Germany men’s team
Favourite Club Team: Real Madrid
Q: Why did you decide to attend Carleton?
I went for a tour and I really liked the atmosphere of the school. Carleton had everything I was looking for in a university and it was ultimately a good fit for me.
Q: What part about playing for the Ravens soccer team are you most looking forward to?
I’ve heard that the team is like one big family, and I’m really excited about being in that kind of environment.
Q: How did you get started in soccer?
I used to play in the backyard with my brother when I was younger so my parents decided to sign me up.
Q: What is your style of play?
I’m a fast and attacking-minded player
Q: Is there a professional soccer player that you model your game after?
I aspire to be the type of player that Kylian Mbappé is.
Q: Describe your strengths and some areas of improvement:
I think that my strength is taking players on 1v1 and I think my communication on the field could use some work.
Q: Which academic program will you be studying and why is that of interest to you?
I’ll be studying criminology. I got interested in it from watching crime related programs, and studying law and forensics in high school.
Q: What extra-curricular activities do you enjoy?
I enjoy taking part in acting, watching movies/shows on Netflix, and hanging out with friends.
Welcome to the BirdGang, Mikayla!