Hometown Hero: Raquel Pederzani

This week’s Cardi’s Furniture & Mattresses Hometown Sports Hero is Johnson and Wales senior Raquel Pederzani.

The former 1st Team All-Stater from Bay View, has helped her team earn two NCAA berths and is the Wildcats third leading career scorer with 1,234 points. The point guard also ranks second in career assists and first in steals.

Raquel also excels for JWU’s lacrosse team, ranking second in career goals, assists and points. The Wildcats earned their first NCAA appearance last Spring.

If you have a Hometown Sports Hero you’d like to nominate, email sports@wpri.com.