Maisie Baker

Maisie Baker

Maisie Baker
Maisie Baker
Soccer player Maisie started playing for Aston Villas youth programme at age eleven.

She then went on to become a member of Aston Villas full ladies side in 2014, where she helped the club to a fourth-place finish in the Super League 2 in 2014.

In 2015 she represented England in the U19s, playing against both Norway and France.

Maisie accepted a scholarship to the University of Miami in 2015.

The University of Miami

A private research university with more than 17,000 students from around the world, the University of Miami is a vibrant and diverse academic community focused on teaching and learning, the discovery of new knowledge, and service to the South Florida region and beyond. The University comprises 11 schools and colleges serving undergraduate and graduate students in more than 180 majors and programs. Established in 1925 during the region's famous real estate boom, UM is a major research university engaged in $324 million in research and sponsored program expenditures annually. While the majority of this work is housed at the Miller School of Medicine, investigators conduct hundreds of studies in other areas, including marine science, engineering, education, and psychology.

University of Miami
University of Miami

The Big Interview

Maisie Baker is a FirstPoint alumni athlete who attended the University of Florida on a soccer scholarship.

She speaks to us about her going to university in Florida, how she found the level of soccer in the states and what she gained from the USA scholarship experience.