#23 Margaret "Midge" Purce- Forward

 Hometown: Olney, MD

Date of Birth: 09/18/1995

Height: 5-4

College: Harvard University

How Acquired: Trade with Portland Thorns (2020)


2018-19 Portland Thorns: As a defender in 2018: 31 clearances, three blocks and 28 interceptions in 21 appearances…As a midfielder in 2019: Eight goals and one assist in 23 appearances

2017 Boston Breakers: One goal and two assists along with 18 clearances and 24 interceptions in 22 appearances


Graduated from Harvard University 2013-15: Scored 42 goals in 69 appearances…two-time Ivy League Player of the Year in 2015 and 2016…First team All-American in 2016


US Women’s National Team: Called up in 2017…First cap in November 2019… U.S. WNT 2019 Identification Camp Squad …2012 U17 Women’s World Cup…2014 U20 Women’s World Cup…2014 U20 CONCACAF Championship