Danielle Colaprico, originally from Freehold, NJ, joined the Red Stars in 2015 as a first round pick in the 2014 NWSL College Draft. Colaprico led the team in minutes in her first season and was named NWSL Rookie of the Year. Colaprico was named NWSL Second XI and was on loan to Adelaide United FC in the W-League in the offseason in 2016 and 2017. In her international career, Colaprico played in the La Manga Tournament for the U.S. U-23s team in 2015, got her first full-team U.S. National team call-up in 2016, and earned her first senior cap in 2018. Colaprico attended the University of Virginia and in her senior year she was a MAC Hermann Trophy Semifinalist, Second-Team NSCAA All-American, First-Team NSCAA Scholar All- American, ACC Midfielder of the Year, First-Team All-ACC, First-Team NSCAA All-Southeast Region, NCAA All-Tournament Team, and ACC All-Tournament Team.