Cape Coral, April 11th- Florida Gulf Coast Dutch Lions is very happy to announce Syniah Clark as the newest signing for our Women's team. Syniah plays as a sweeper in defense and we had an interview with her and Head Coach Vincent de Weger.
FGCDL FC: Who are you, where are you from and how old are you?
I am Syniah Clark, I live in Cape Coral FL and I am 18 years old. I did my high school at Ida Baker High School and I attend Florida Gulf Coast University right now. My last club was Florida Fire.
FGCDL FC: What kind of honors did you receive in your player career?
News-Press All-Area Girls Soccer Player of the Year (2014-2015)
News-Press All-Area Girls Soccer Player of the Year finalist (2015-2016)
3A All-State Team (2014-2015)
4A All-State Team (2015-2016)
2 year Most Valuable Player for the Ida Baker girls soccer team.
FGCDL FC: What is your best moment in soccer?
Winning the News-Press All-Area Girls Soccer Player of the Year during my junior year.
FGCDLFC: What are your expectations for the upcoming season?
To learn more about the game and excel in the WPSL.
Head Coach Vincent de Weger is elated with Syniah Clark: "Because of the fact that we put a lot of pressure on the defense of the opponent we need a sweeper with a lot of speed. Syniah has the capability to organize the defense, to use her quickness and defend at the same time. That is why I am happy that she will play for our Women's team."