Rutgers soccer star Riley Tiernan appears to be the latest challenger to Olivia Dunne for the 2023-24 season and she is quite the heavy hitter when it comes to her looks.
Olivia Dunne has set the gold standard for all collegiate athletes when it comes to taking advantage of their name, image, and likeness.
Tiernan looks like she is ready to start making millions as fans are starting to notice her like crazy.
After bursting onto the stage as a freshman, Tiernan amassed quite a social media following as she currently has 37,000 followers on Instagram alone.
Her last action on the field came a few days ago when the Rutgers women’s soccer team left Dail Field with a 1-1 draw after NC State equalized with just 2:25 left in the contest.
Riley Tiernan was credited with one shot on net for the team.
The junior, who hales from Eastern Regional, is majoring in communications.
As a junior, she scored the game-winner in a 2-0 victory over Holy Cross earlier this month. As a sophomore, she played in and started all 20 games with 14 points on four goals and six assists.
So far this year, she has been honored as a Big Ten Player to Watch as well as College Soccer Coaches National Players to Watch – Forwards.
Her soccer career appears to be going well and it will only lead to even more followers online and possible NIL deals in the future.