Senior captain Sofia Purvis is in her third year playing varsity midfielder for the Lady Blue Devils. The position demands quick thinking on field as she shifts from offense to defense as needed. As of 2020, she has three goals on record and is known on her team for her enthusiasm, encouragement, and spunk on the field (and some occasional clumsiness).
In addition to playing for the Blue Devils, she is an active member of Winslow Bandits, an EDP travel league.
Get to know the Girls Soccer Athlete in the Spotlight, Sofia Purvis.
How has your season gone so far?
“My season has been really good, I like my coaches and all of my teammates.
We’re there any setbacks or failures this season that caused the team to go on hold? If so, what happened?
“There was a setback. In the beginning of the season a lot of the girls had to be quarantined due to a covid case. Two weeks later we were all able to come back together as a team.”
What have you enjoyed the most so far?
“I enjoyed going all four years with the same group of my senior teammates.”
What do you look forward to the most?
“I look forward to senior day.”
What is a quote you live by?
“If you could be anything in this world, be kind.”
Any final thoughts about the last four years as your final season is coming to a close?
“I would say be yourself and constantly give it your all because in a blink of an eye it’s all over.”