Since she was little Ernestina always played Soccer in the streets of Accra, Ghana. She usually was the only girl playing among all boys. Her biggest dream is to receive a College degree and play soccer at the highest level possible for as long as she can.
RCL Ambassador Jennifer Cudjoe saw Ernestina’s potential and determination. Through the Rush Soccer network and the support of RCL, Ernestina was offered a scholarship. Ernestina is now a proud student-athlete at the University of Providence.
An Interview With Ernestina
Ernestina Ofori thriving after moving from Ghana to the U.S. for soccer
Growing up in Ghana, Ernestina Ofori fell in love with soccer at a very young age. And it didn’t take her long to realize how soccer was more than just a game—it was a pathway to a different kind of life.