We are thrilled to announce that Soccer Assist client Jasmine Turner has secured her place and committed to the Life University in Georgia. Jasmine has secured herself a 90% scholarship offer. Hailing from Wales, the former Cardiff University and Cardiff City Ladies midfielder will be joining the Life University Running Eagles Women’s soccer roster this fall to compete in the Mid Southern NAIA conference.
Jasmine tells us that she has been playing soccer from a young age, she had many successful years of youth football within Wales – having been involved in an elite set up for her club. For the past few aseasons Jasmine has been a key part of Cardiff City Ladies squad playing within the Women’s Premier League. Jasmine tells Soccer Assist that ‘it has always been an ambition of mine to play football in America. And this gives me the opportunity to further my education’. Jasmine is heading out to Life University to further her education and study for a masters degree.
Life University’s Women’s Soccer head coach Samantha Clark said that she cannot wait for Jasmine to join the roster, as well as ‘We are really excited and think Jasmine will be a difference maker for our team.’
Jasmine was scouted at one of our Birmingham assessment days at the end of 2017. She is currently studying at Cardiff University, however, Jasmine got in contact with Soccer Assist with help to pursue her master’s degree whilst on a soccer scholarship. Jasmine wanted to combine high-level soccer with an amazing study abroad experience.
During the assessment day, Jasmine showcased her talent with her amazing vision to pick out a pass, her confidence both on and off the ball and her ability to score goals from 30 yards out. Soccer Assist Relationship Coordinator Liam said ‘Really excited Jasmine was able to commit to a College that she will be able to thrive in both athletically and academically.’
Soccer Assist know Jasmine will take the U.S. Soccer League by storm and will be a key player within her roster. Congratulations Jasmine and good luck in the U.S.
If you would like to follow in the footsteps of Jasmine on a soccer scholarship in the U.S. simply click here to fill out an application form on the on our website. Get the ball rolling and apply for a soccer scholarship today with Soccer Assist, the U.K.’s leading soccer scholarship agency.