Avaldsnes IL midfielder, Evelyn Badu, has emerged the winner of the Sportswoman of the Year award at the 2022 Entertainment Achievement Awards.
The 19-year-old former Hasaacas Ladies player had a wonderful 2021 where she emerged top scorer at the 2021 CAF Women’s Champions League tournament held in Egypt.
Before that, she was a key member of the Hasaacas Ladies team that won a domestic treble, as well as the WAFU Zone B Women’s Champions League tournament in Cote d’Ivoire.
She has also been in imperious form in helping the Black Princesses reach the last round of qualifiers for the 2022 FIFA U-20 Women’s World Cup.
She beat competition from compatriot Janet Egyir, long jump athlete Deborah Acquah and Black Queens striker Sandra Owusu Ansah.