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WHAT'S NEXT: Although he has received recruiting letters from every major school, Jahlil is in no rush to make a decision. "I just want to focus on getting better and having fun," he says. This week, he is playing on USA Basketball's U17 team at the world championships in Lithuania.
17 | Soccer Goalie | Kennesaw, Ga.
ACHIEVEMENTS: Jane had five straight shutouts and even scored an assist as the U.S. Under-17 Women's National Team won the CONCACAF title in Guatemala City. The victory earned the team a berth in the 2012 FIFA U-17 Women's World Cup in September, a championship the U.S. has never won.
FIRST STEPS: The only girl in her town's Little League, Jane was a multisport athlete and began playing soccer as a toddler. She tried the keeper position when she was 10 and quickly excelled, earning a call-up to the invitation-only 14-and-under Top-100 camp. The daughter of former Navy fighter pilots, Mike and Crystal, Jane thrives on high-intensity situations. "I like the pressure that comes with the position," she says.
EVOKES: "She has the potential to be the next Hope Solo," says her U-17 coach, Albertin Montoya. "I don't think there is anyone who comes close to Hope's explosiveness, quickness and decision-making in the women's game right now, and Jane has very similar qualities."
COACH'S COMMENT: "I rate her as probably the best goalkeeper in the world in this age group," says Montoya. "She's got a combination of everything that's needed to be world class: she's got the size [5'9½"], but then she's got the quickness and light feet."
WHAT'S NEXT: A senior this year at the Darlington School in Rome, Ga., Jane verbally committed to Stanford. But first she'll attend three weeks of training camp this summer in an effort to win the starting keeper spot at the Under-17 World Cup in Azerbaijan this fall.
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