Football: Jade wins academy honour

West Suffolk College Sports Academy football player Jade Skillen has been presented with the Amateur Football Association Girls Academy League Player of the Year award.

West Suffolk College Sports Academy football player Jade Skillen has been presented with the Amateur Football Association Girls Academy League Player of the Year award.

Bob Leeds and Samantha Brown, football development officers from the AFA handed over the award.

Jade won the accolade by being named player of the match by opponents throughout the season.

Earlier this year she was selected for the England Colleges representative team, along with team-mate Danielle Bitten.


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Jade has also been offered a place at a university in the United States.

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