Who is Ashlyn Harris, the new love interest of Sophia Bush?
She may have caught the eye of many an admirer in One Tree Hill and Chicago PD, but now the actress has a soccer star firmly in her own sights.
In a world where celebrity relationships often make headlines as quickly as they break, there’s a new couple garnering plenty of interest. Sophia Bush, the Chicago PD actress, and Ashlyn Harris, the soccer star for the USWNT, have recently ignited the rumour mill with their budding romance. As the public’s curiosity surges, it’s only natural to want to get to know Harris better, the woman who has captured the heart of Hollywood star.
Harris’ road to World Cup Glory
Ashlyn Harris isn’t just a newsworthy figure because of her intriguing love life. She’s an accomplished sports star with an impressive track record in the world of women’s soccer, in goals to be more precise. Her journey to the forefront of the sport began at a young age when she played an instrumental role in the USA’s 2002 FIFA U-19 Women’s World Cup victory, becoming the youngest starter on the team at just 16 years old. Her spectacular saves led the United States to triumph in overtime, securing the inaugural title over Canada.
Harris’s prowess on the pitch didn’t stop there. She returned to the U-19 team two years later, playing every minute of the game and helping her team to a commendable third-place finish at the 2004 tournament in Thailand. Taking her international success to the college ranks, Harris achieved remarkable heights by winning three NCAA Championships with the University of North Carolina in 2006, 2008, and 2009.
In 2015 she claimed the biggest prize of all with her USWNT teammates, the FIFA World Cup, as part of the squad.
Saves plus style, Ashlyn Harris’s Passion for Fashion
Beyond her soccer achievements, Harris has another side that may surprise you. She has a remarkable sense of style that’s not only fashion-forward but uniquely creative. Her knack for blending costume jewelry with designer clothing showcases an impressive talent for creating chic and individualistic outfits.
Her interest in fashion dates back to her grade school years when she used markers and patches to elevate her clothing. After college, her passion for fashion continued to flourish, especially as she joined the professional soccer ranks. With a World Cup winner’s confidence, Harris sees fashion as a means of self-expression. She isn’t just wearing designer brands; she even has her own T-shirt line. It’s not just about looking good; it’s about feeling good and expressing herself to the world.
What’s happening with Ashlyn Harris and Sophia Bush?
Now, back to the present and the intriguing romance between Harris and Bush. Their relationship has taken a new turn, capturing the attention of fans, gossip magazines... and even some sports newspapers. As insiders have revealed, the two have been friends for years and have recently taken their friendship to the next level, going on their first dinner date a few weeks ago.
Both Harris and Bush are navigating significant life changes. Sophia filed for divorce from her second husband, Grant Hughes, in August. The two were close friends for a decade before their brief 13-month marriage came to an end. On the other hand, Ashlyn filed for divorce from her wife and fellow soccer player, Ali Krieger. Their high-profile marriage, which began in 2019 has been in the process of dissolution this summer. They had two children.
News of the relationship had social media ablaze...