19 Paige Gankema
19 Paige Gankema
Height: 5-6
Year: Sophomore
Hometown: Irvine, Calif.
High School: Northwood HS
Position: Defender

Paige Gankema played in 4 games as a freshman, but did not make a start...She recorded one shot on goal.

Paige Gankema attended Northwood High School in Irvine, Calif....A four-time All-Sea View League choice...Northwood's Offensive Player of the Year as a sophomore when she led the team in scoring...Helped Northwood to the CIF Playoffs all four of her years...On the club level, she was a member of the Irvine Strikers where she played for Don Ebert...Helped the Strikers to the U15 U.S. Club National Championship, the USYS U14 national title, the USYS U13 title and a pair of State Cup championships...The Strikers were a six-time Coast Soccer League title winner, a three-time CSL League Cup champs and a four-time Surf Cup champions...Played ODP from 2004-08...In 2009, Gankema was ranked among the top-100 players by Top Drawer Soccer...Top Drawer Soccer also named her a top-20 player in Cal South and Defensive Player of the Month...Also competed in track and field at Northwood High School.

Paige Gankema was born October 17, 1991 in Laguna Hills, Calif....The daughter of Mary Ann and Dennis Gankema...A four-year member of the Principal's Honor Roll...

Career Statistics

Year GP-GS ShotsGoalsAssistsPoints
2010 4-0 1000