East’s Ward to play soccer at NIU

ROCKFORD – On Friday, East senior Jamie Ward signed a letter of intent to play women’s soccer at Northern Illinois University.

Ward was first team All-NIC-9 as a defender as a junior. She also led the E-Rabs in scoring with 10 goals and six assists. Ward was special mention All-NIC-10 in 2017 and 2018 as a midfielder.

She’s be joining a NIU team that went 2-14-2 in 2019 so there will be immediate playing opportunities. NIU has one other former NIC-10 player on the Roster, Fiona Fulling of Boylan.


Posted on 02.01.20