Field Hockey

Ashley Dona   1
Ashley Dona

Class:
Sophomore

Hometown:
Johnstown, N.Y.

High School:
Johnstown

Height:
5-4

Position:
Forward


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2013:
  • Played in 15 games and made four starts
  • Notched two points on one goal
  • Scored a goal against Colgate (10/2)
  • Attempted nine shots on the year

BEFORE SIENA:
  • Four-year career at Johnstown High School (Johnstown N.Y.).
  • Set records in career and single season goals scored, as she tallied 39 goals in her senior season
  • Named an All-State selection and a First-Team All-Star.
  • Led her team with 29 goals her junior season as she led her squad to the Section II Class B Championship
  • Broke single season record for goals in a single season, which was previous held by current assistant coach Kayla May

PERSONAL:
  • Daughter of Thomas and Veronica Dona.
  • Has one brother, Aaron who is 13
  • Participated in community service at the Fulton County YMCA from 2008-2013
  • Major in Psychology

COACH ZAPPONE SAYS:
    "Ashley is a great asset to our forward line. She works hard 365 days of the year to continue to improve all aspects of her game."

GETTING TO KNOW ASHLEY:

    Nickname: Ash
    What I like most about Coach Zappone: She always puts her players first and she is super fashionable
    What I like most about Siena College: The size of the school and my opportunity to play field hockey
    What I like most about Siena Field Hockey: My connection with my coaching staff and teammates
    My hobbies are: Running, swimming, drawing, playing field hockey, and shopping
    My before game routine: Shut off my phone, eat watermelon sour patch kids in the locker room, get my hair braided by Dani, and relax with my teammates
    Another Siena sport I follow: Women's Soccer
    My biggest fear is: Needles
    My biggest fans: My parents
    If I was stuck on a deserted island, the one thing I would bring: My brother
    My goal for the upcoming season: Score goals to help my team win games
    Best moment at Siena: Scoring my first goal last season
    Best advice I have ever received: "Showcase your talents and silence the critics. The critics will always be there so entertain them. Remember to relax, focus, and work hard and everything else will fall into place."- My Dad
    Person I look up to most: My mother
    If I could have any pet, I would have: A monkey
    If I could travel anywhere, I would go to: Thailand
    My dream job: Genetics Counselor

    Favorites

    Reality TV show: Impractical Jokers
    Class at Siena: Philosophy
    Vacation spot: Bahamas
    Color: Pink
    Sports Team: Syracuse Basketball
    Website: Youtube
    Flavor of ice cream: Orange Pineapple
    App:Pandora
    Animal: My dog Anna
    Movie: Safe Haven
    Song: Meet Virginia
    Pro athlete: Victor Cruz
    Pro team: New York Yankees
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