New Knight to Know: Sanaa Alston ’27

By Ryan Hiemenz | August 8, 2023
A selfie of Sanaa Alston.

Major: Sport Management & Pre Physical Therapy

Hometown: Philadelphia, PA

Athletics: Would like to be a part of women’s basketball.

Why Arcadia?

I chose Arcadia because it’s a small college that’s not too far from home with lots of benefits.

What are you most looking forward to about your time here?

I am most looking forward to meeting new people and seeing my dreams become reality with the help of Arcadia and its staff.

What do you hope to accomplish during your time here?

I hope to earn a 3.0+ GPA, free tuition (scholarships), and a career with the NBA and physical training.

What were some takeaways from your experiences with Heights Philadelphia?

My experience with Heights Philadelphia was amazing, they gave me opportunities I’d thought I’d never get. It helped me feel like I have support no matter where I am.