North Allegheny High School 2021 Raina Dodson commits to Ithaca College!
Player Name: Raina Dodson
Grad Year: 2021
College Choice: Ithaca College (D3)
Date Committed: April 7, 2020
High School: North Allegheny HS
Club: Pittsburgh Venom
What will you major in/study?: Physical Therapy with a minor in coaching
Honors and Accomplishments: 2018 Varsity Defensive MVP, 2017-2019 Scholar-Athlete Award
Why did you choose this school?: I chose Ithaca College because of both the incredible academic and field hockey programs. I immediately clicked with the coaches and team, and loved every second I spent on campus with them. I also really loved the values the team held and the work ethic of the girls- all of this in addition to the great PT program and academics!!
Other Colleges Considered: Saint Francis University, Slippery Rock University, Washington and Jefferson College, Arcadia University
Who would you like to thank?: My coaches for constantly pushing me to improve as a player and person, both on and off the field, and for always supporting me in my endeavors and helping me reach my goals. My parents and teammates for their endless love & support!!