"She’s going in strong and confident. Teams fear her. They definitely fear her 1 v 1 ability. The last few games you can see (the opposition’s) left back is always getting subbed out because that girl can run. Even if we’re predictable on the right side, there’s a lot of defenders that can’t stay with her."
- said U.S. captain Christie Rampone, who has been a mentor to O’Reilly for both club and country, (2011)