University of Iowa Athletics

#8 Natalie Massa

Height 5-6
Class So.
Hometown Naperville, Ill.
High School Waubonsie Valley
Club Team Team Chicago
Natalie Massa - Women's Soccer - University of Iowa Athletics

2021 Honors – Earned Academic All-Big Ten honors… letterwinner. 2021 – Appeared in all 20 matches with four starts… logging 655 minutes… she scored one goal and tallied one assist… her sole goal came in a win against Southeast Mo. St. (9/12) and sole assist came in a loss to Purdue (9/26)… helped Iowa’s defense give up 20 goals with six clean sheets.

2020 Honors – Academic All-Big Ten selection. 2020 – Saw action in 15 games with two starts… attempted one shot and logged 272 minutes… made her first career start against Purdue (3/28).

2019 Honors — Named to the Dean’s List during the spring semester. 2019 — Saw action in three games, logging 29 minutes.

High School — Played two years of high school soccer, earning all-conference and all-sectional honors as a freshman and sophomore… named to the All-City Team by the Naperville Sun as a freshman and to the Chicagoland Soccer All-State Watch List as a sophomore… helped team to regional finals both seasons and to 22 wins… played club soccer for Team Chicago Academy from 2014-17 for Phil Nielsen and Campton United in 2018 for Scotty Keena… was a U.S. Soccer Training Center Participant from 2014-16… attended National ID2 Camp in Chula Vista in 2015, member of ODP National Camp in 2016 and the 2016 U.S. Soccer Midwest Combine… member of 2013 and 2015 ODP State Team… earned a Regional 2 Camp invite from 2015-17… played on ODP Interregional Team in 2015 and 2016, leading team to title… helped team to USYS Nationals and a third-place finish… named to all-academic team as a sophomore… high school coach was Julie Bergstrom.

Personal — Born Aug. 3, 2001, in Naperville, Illinois… daughter of Matt and Deanna Massa… has an older sister, Sydney… majoring in health and human physiology.