Calvary Baptist High's Dodds set to play soccer at Salem
May 31, 2011
Winston-Salem, NC-The Salem College soccer program is excited to announce that Laurel Dodds has committed to attend Salem next year. Dodds played three years of varsity soccer for Coach John Stubblefield at Calvary Baptist High School in Winston-Salem. The Salem soccer team is coming off a 15-3 season, and a second-place regular season Great South Athletic Conference finish in 2010.
Dodds, a forward, was selected to the all-conference team this season and she was selected as Calvary Baptist's Most Valuable Offensive Player. She was second on the team in goals, and she helped the team reach the North Carolina Independent Schools Athletic Association (NCISAA) state semifinals this season. Calvary won back to back NCISAA 2A State Championships during her sophomore and junior seasons.
Dodds also played for Coach Brian Holt with the Twin City Youth Soccer Association for the past three years. She was involved in the Green Club and the Art Club at Calvary. She is the daughter of Jane and Michael Dodds.
Salem College is a NCAA Division III institution located in Winston-Salem, NC. Salem is the oldest educational institution for women in the United States, and was founded in 1772. The institution boasts a proud history of fostering independence in women. Salem has been ranked in the top 100 in Forbes magazines annual ranking of America's 600 best colleges, and in their "America's Best College Buys" Top 100.