There’s no doubt that Europe as a whole is the soccer mecca of the world, hosting some of the best leagues, teams and players on earth. For many European football fans, a trip to Europe to watch a game would be a bucket list experience. To play and practice with a team in Europe, that would be something truly special.
Olivia Calderon will soon be living that dream. The W.F. West sophomore recently competed in a Real Madrid soccer camp in Vancouver and impressed so much she earned a spot to participate in a soccer camp with Real Madrid in Spain from Nov. 23 to Dec. 2.