The August Blue Jay Spotlight is Lady Jay soccer player, Dominique Calio. Dominique, a Manor Freshman Radiologic Science major is from Philadelphia and graduated from Saint Hubert’s, an all girls Catholic high school located in Northeast Philadelphia. We are looking forward to an exciting season and can’t wait to watch Dominique on the field as a fierce Blue Jay!
When did you start playing soccer?
I started playing soccer when I was six-years-old.
Who is your favorite professional soccer player?
My favorite professional soccer player is Alex Morgan, who is a forward for the United States Women’s National Soccer Team.
Why did you choose Manor College?
I chose Manor because it’s close to home. I can still play soccer, go to school, and work. My brother went to Manor and I loved attending his games.
What are some of your hobbies outside of soccer?
Some of my hobbies include listening to music, hanging out with my friends, and playing with my puppy, Cooper.
Who has been your biggest fan throughout your athletic career?
My Mom has been my biggest fan throughout my athletic career, she’s the best.
What is your favorite part of playing soccer
My favorite part of soccer is being able to forget about everything going on around me and just play the game I love.
What is your favorite TV show?
My favorite TV show is One Tree Hill. It’s so good!
What is your dream job?
My dream job is a radiologic technician