MIAMI (April 21, 2016) – FIU beach volleyball player Dominique Dodd has been named to the Coastal Collegiate Sports Association (CCSA) All-Freshman Team. Only five freshman in the conference were awarded the honor, Thursday.
A freshman from Hermosa Beach, California, Dodd has posted a 7-10 record as a Panther and represents FIU at the No. 1 position. Dodd has won four-of-seven matches at the No. 1 slot for the Panthers. Her most notable win came against the Gamecocks of South Carolina with a 7-1 run to take the deciding third set, 16-14.
Dodd was named to the CCSA Preseason Watch List earlier this year.
CCSA All-Freshman Team
Name School Hometown
Nikki Esposito* Florida State Deerfield Beach, Fla.
Lilly Kessler* LSU Augusta, Ga.
Dominique Dodd FIU Hermosa Beach, Calif.
Brooke Weiner Georgia State Ventura Calif.
Ashley Allmer LSU Sarasota, Fla.