We Play Real! New Nike Ad

Ava is in the latest Nike Ad, We Play Real. The video puts the spotlight on black women just in time for International Women’s Day and Women’s History Month! The ad is running on Live TV, (Sports stations) and has over 3.5 million views since its March 8th release on Nike’s YouTube channel. Ava is in the video at the 38-second mark. We are beyond proud that she had the opportunity to be involved with this particular project.

“Black women are rarely recognized for the hard work they put in. It’s not just magic, they are the real thing. Join us in celebrating their hard work and help level the playing field”

 

To learn more about We Play Real, you can check out these articles: Good Morning America and ABC News.

As always, thanks for reading and being part of Ava’s journey. Have a blessed day!

Ava Awarded MVP

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Ava was awarded MVP of the Brazilian Soccer Academy U8-U9 Kids Soccer Tournament, on Saturday, December 5th.

Ava Awarded MVP

Return to Training – Post Injury

The Return - Post Injury Update

Return to Training In the early evening of August 28th, Ava made her long-awaited return to training, post-injury! Before we get into that, let me recap what happened. The Injury Continue ReadingReturn to Training – Post Injury

New Club

New Club

Ava became part of a new soccer club in Okinawa, Japan! Read on to discover who the club is and what lead up to this decision. Continue ReadingNew Club

Year In Review – Ava’s Amazing 2019

Year In Review - Ava's 2019

Let me start off by saying 2019 has been a great soccer year, especially the second half!! Ava has really improved and developed as a young athlete, through being involved in many different soccer experiences this year. Continue ReadingYear In Review – Ava’s Amazing 2019

Champions Rise Here Youth Soccer Clinic

Year In Review - Ava's 2019

Ava had the opportunity to attend the FREE Champions Rise Here Soccer Clinic in Cary, NC on October 26, 2019. What an amazing event! Continue ReadingChampions Rise Here Youth Soccer Clinic

Points Reward System

Points Reward System

Ava’s New Points Reward System When you train like Ava, you have to constantly find ways to mix things up. Come up with ways to prevent boredom in training and Continue ReadingPoints Reward System

NC Courage vs Orlando Pride

Year In Review - Ava's 2019

NC Courage vs Orlando Pride – Find out what happened when we attended the NWSL game at Sahlen’s Stadium in Cary, NC on 9/14/19. New Autographs and Selfies! Continue ReadingNC Courage vs Orlando Pride

Women’s International Champions Cup

 Women’s International Champions Cup – August 18th Ava had an amazing opportunity to see the Semi-Final (Manchester City vs Atletico Madrid) and Final (NC Courage vs Olympique Lyon) of the Continue ReadingWomen’s International Champions Cup

Ava’s Summer Camps

Ava's Summer Camps

Ava’s Summer Camp list for 2019, including stats, reviews, photos and videos from 6 different camps all over Eastern North Carolina, USA. Continue ReadingAva’s Summer Camps