Breakers midfielder Rose Lavelle out four to six weeks

(June 14, 2017) – The Boston Breakers announced today that midfielder Rose Lavelle will be out four to six weeks after suffering a strained left hamstring during the U.S. Women's National Team match Sunday against Norway.

Lavelle, who scored the lone goal in a 1-0 U.S. win over Sweden on June 8, has six caps for her country. This season with the Breakers, the 22-year-old was named to both the April and May NWSL Team of the Month.

The No. 1 overall pick in the 2017 National Women’s Soccer League Draft, Lavelle has two goals and one assist in eight games with the Breakers. She has logged 712 minutes in eight games played in 2017 for Boston.

The Breakers head to North Carolina to take on the Courage Saturday at 7:30 p.m. ET. They return home June 24 (4 p.m. ET) to host North Carolina. Tickets for all Breakers home games can be purchased by calling 617-945-1704 or by visiting breakerstickets.com.