47 SCDS alumni compete at college level

Summit alumna soccer player plays at the college level.

Summit alumna Ravin Alexander '18 plays soccer for the University of Louisville. (University of Louisville Athletics)

While The Summit Country Day School’s rigorous curriculum opens doors at colleges and universities across the country, Summit athletes are also in demand. This year, 47 alumni athletes are competing at the collegiate level this academic year. 
 
“Our student-athletes are truly students first and athletes second,” Summit boys’ lacrosse head coach Pat Collura said. “This is one of the reasons they are so successful at the next level. Their hard work and dedication in the classroom translates well to the effort and determination on the athletic field.” 

Here is a roster of The Summit’s current collegiate athletes:  

Baseball  
Brennan Gick '18, Northern Kentucky University  
Brady Ray ’19, Mount St. Joseph University 
 
Basketball  
Kiana Allen '18, Asbury University 
Alex Dahling '17, Lincoln Memorial University  
Alea Harris '18, Wofford College  
Sam Martin '17, University of Cincinnati  
Tyrice Walker, Jr. '17, Thomas More University  
Niah Woods ’18, Howard University  

XC/Track and Field  
Margo Dailey '17, University of Tampa  
Tullus Dean '17, Xavier University  
Shabnam Fayyaz '16, Earlham College  
Meghan O'Brien '17, U.S. Coast Guard Academy  
Niah Woods ’18, Howard University   

Swimming/Diving  
Emma Hellmann '17, The Ohio State University   
 
Field Hockey  
Claire Hellmann '17, St. Louis University  
Eva Nicholson '18, DePauw University  

Football  
Zairn Davis '17, Urbana University 
Wil Eads ' 19, Eastern Kentucky University  
Xavier Johnson '18, The Ohio State University 
Davionne Laney ’16, Seton Hill University 
Alonzo Motley ’19, University of Dayton  
Allen Waltz '17, University of Dayton  
Michael Warden '18, Vanderbilt University  
Connor Woodruff ’19, University of Dayton 

Lacrosse  
Dane Barker ’19, Marietta College 
Sydney Beckmeyer '16, James Madison University  
Will Doran '18, Ohio Northern University 
Harrison Schertzinger '18, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill  
Henry Schertzinger ’18, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill  
Isabella Yagodich '17, Mercer University   
  
Rowing 
Tara Franke ’19, George Mason University  
Caroline Kranz '16, Clemson University  
  
Soccer   
Ravin Alexander '18, University of Louisville 
Caitlin Barnes ‘19, Washington and Lee.  
Cameron Belle '17, Xavier University  
Kennidy Belle ’19, Iowa State University 
Bennett Caruso ’19, University of Mount Union 
Brendan Jones '16, Thomas More University  
Gracie Kunkel '16, Thomas More University  
Charlie Maciejewski '16, Bowling Green State University  
Colleen McIlvenna ’19, University of Tennessee 
Lily Melink '18, Gettysburg College   
Nick Mishu '18, Wright State University   
Erik Sigman '17, Drake University   
Austin Smythe’ 15, Drake University 
Mimi Stines '18, Northern Kentucky University  
Diego Vallota '18, Wright State University