Nea Blackham | Stephens College
Congratulations to Nea Blackham who has signed with the Stephens College Soccer Team!
Nea is from Wellington (NZ) and has been working with us over the last year. Nea is a quality Midfielder and started her college career earlier this year. Nea played for Wellington United, and was a big part of their W-League titles in 2019 & 2020. During the summer then competing with Capital Football in the Women’s National League.
Stephen’s College is a private university located in Columbia, Missouri. They compete within the NAIA American Midwest Conference. The university is located in a college hub as it sits across the road from University of Missouri which has over 20,000 students. Stephens College is one of the few remaining Female only colleges left in the US.
We can’t wait to watch her compete this August!
“I want to grow my ability in soccer and challenge myself academically and socially. I believe the experience of living and learning in another country will be hugely beneficial for my confidence and growth as a person. I want to be involved in American college life and enjoy my time learning and playing soccer.”