Au Joins Swedish Soccer Team



COLUMBIA, S.C. (USC SID) -- Former South Carolina striker Danielle Au has joined Krokom/Dävrsätts IF of Sweden.

The club, which competes in Division One Norra Svealand, is in the third tier of Sweden's professional system. The league, which began its season on April 21, plays a 22-game schedule that runs through Oct. 4.

In her final season in Columbia, Au tallied seven goals and four assists. She finished her Gamecock career fourth on the school's all-time list in goals with 23 and points with 59. She also ranks third in game-winning goals with 11.

The native of Suwanee, Ga., was named to the NSCAA All-South Region Third Team and SEC All-Tournament Team in 2013, as well being selected to the Capital One Academic All-America Third Team. On Monday, Au was announced as the university's female recipient of the SEC's Boyd H. McWhorter Post-Graduate Scholarship.

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