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Ex JPC Student off to the Olympics

Thursday, July 29th, 2021 in News.

Congratulations to Paige Satchell ex JPC student that has made the Football Ferns team, that is competing at the 2020 Summer Olympics in Tokyo. (Postponed due to COVID, hence being held in 2021) She was a travelling reserve for the team at the 2016 Summer Olympics.

Football Ferns (22) Group includes: United States (1) – Sweden (5) – Australia (9) World rankings.

Paige was a member of New Zealand’s women’s under-17 team for the 2014 Fifa Under-17 Women’s World Cup. Later played for the New Zealand national team in the under-20 division, including the 2016 Fifa Under-20 Women’s World Cup.

Paige has played football for Rotorua United and JPC. 2016 She moved to Auckland to advance her football career.

2019, Satchell signed her first professional contract, signing with German club SC Sand in the Frauen-Bundesliga football league. 2020 -21, Paige joined Australian W-League club Canberra United.