Megan Porras '18, of East Windsor, N.J., has been named to the Peruvian Women's Under-20 National Soccer Team and will participate in the upcoming 2018 CONMEBOL South American U-20 Women's Championship.
Born in the United States to Peruvian and Dominican parents, Porras holds citizenship in three countries, making her eligible to represent all three. She recently tried out for the Peruvian U-20 team and was selected.
The CONMEBOL South American Championships begin on January 13 in Ecuador. Ten teams from South America will be divided into two groups, with two teams gaining spots in the 2018 FIFA U-20 Women's World Cup to be held in France from August 5 to August 24.
Porras is a senior at Pennington and a standout on the girls' soccer and track teams.