Utah Royals Select Tziarra King, Kate Del Fava, and Cyera Hintzen in the 2020 NWSL College Draft



  • In the 2020 NWSL College Draft, the Utah Royals selected:
    • forward/midfielder Tziarra King (North Carolina State) at No. 8;
    • midfielder Kate Del Fava (Illinois State) at No. 12; and
    • forward Cyera Hintzen (Texas) at No. 31.

The Utah Royals made three selections at the 2020 National Women’s Soccer League (NWSL) College Draft: midfielder/forward Tziarra King (North Carolina State), midfielder Kate Del Fava (Illinois State), and forward Cyera Hintzen (Texas).

With the No. 8 overall pick, Utah selected forward Tziarra King out of North Carolina State. King made 88 appearances for NC State and scored 48 goals.

With the No. 12 overall pick, the Royals chose midfielder Kate Del Fava out of Illinois State. The versatile midfielder made 84 appearances and scored 25 goals.

With their last pick at No. 31, the Royals selected another forward, Cyera Hintzen out of Texas. The forward made 17 appearances in her senior season at Texas and scored five goals while adding in four assists.