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She was a consensus freshman All-America on UNC’s 2006 national championship team and started 22 of the 23 games she played for the Tar Heels at the left midfield spot, scoring four goals with nine assists.As a senior at UNC, she scored five goals with 10 assists for the Tar Heels, who compiled a record of 23–3–1 and pulled out 1–0 victories in both the NCAA semifinal and championship game. She was also the first runner-up for the MAC Hermann Trophy, given to college soccer’s top player.
She helped lead UNC to NCAA Women's Soccer Championship titles in 2006, 20 and four straight Atlantic Coast Conference titles. In 2010, she was the first overall pick in the Women's Professional Soccer 2010 college draft and was selected by the expansion Atlanta Beat.It was announced in May that she would take up a role within the team's Development Academy as Youth Technical Director.Her back injury lasted longer then they thought so she was sent to Los Angeles and was treated by her coaching staff.Heath made her first appearance for the senior team on January 18, 2008 against Finland in the Four Nations Tournament. squad at the 2008 Summer Olympics and was the youngest squad member (age 20). Soccer Young Female Athlete of the Year and played in two matches for the USWNT, both against Canada in July 2009.Heath nutmegged a Finland player on her first touches in her first cap. She earned three caps during the tournament where the Women's National Team went on to win the Gold Medal. In 2008 alone, Heath earned her first 17 caps and scored her first two goals, the first-ever WNT goal against China at the Algarve Cup. Heath did not play for the USA in 2010 as she recovered from illness and a major ankle injury suffered early in the WPS season that eventually required surgery.According to the United States Soccer Federation, Heath is "perhaps the USA's most skillful player", and she was voted the United States' best player in 2016.
Heath usually plays as a flank midfielder or the attacking midfielder.
Heath was born in Morristown, New Jersey just outside New York City to parents Jeff and Cindy Heath. Heath has a younger brother, Jeffrey, and two older sisters, Perry and Katie, who are active in Athletes in Action and Champions for Christ Heath graduated from Ridge High School in Basking Ridge, New Jersey in 2006, where she was four-year letter winner and a three-time Parade All-American in soccer.
She also played for the PDA Wildcats team that won the 2003 Club National Championship. 2 recruit in the nation in the Class of 2006 by Soccer Buzz magazine.
Heath finished her U-20 international career with 14 caps and two goals.
Heath started for the silver medal winning USA Women's team in the 2007 Pan American Games in Brazil.
Heath was the first overall pick in Women's Professional Soccer 2010 draft.