#27 Caroline Casey - Goalkeeper
Hometown: Chesapeake, Virginia
Date of Birth: 5/27/1994
College: William and Mary
How Acquired: No. 29 overall pick in the 2016 NWSL College Draft
BIO: Sky Blue FC made goalkeeper Caroline Casey the no. 29 overall selection in the 2016 NWSL College Draft. The Virginia native then earned an opening day nod to start her rookie campaign, defeating Hope Solo in a road match against Seattle Reign FC at Memorial Stadium, a venue where they had never lost before. During the 2016 season, Casey made nine starts over 10 appearances, recording a team-leading five wins (5-3-1 overall record) and making 122 saves. During her 2017 campaign, Casey was unbeaten in two starts (1-0-1) to increase her NWSL record to 6-3-2 overall.
Casey had a fantastic senior season at the College of William and Mary, earning All-America First Team accolades after recording a 0.88 goals-against-average, 86 saves and 11 shutouts while also claiming 2015 CAA Defensive Player of the Year accolades. She started every game of her college career and finished with 301 saves (second all-time at William and Mary), 29 saves (third all-time) and 48 wins.