OSKALOOSA, IOWA. (WAND) -- Former MacArthur softball star Rakiyah Harper is studying sports psychology to help athletes get through mental struggles while injured.

Harper has overcame major injuries in her softball career including a broken ankle and a torn MCL, because of that she is motivated to help other athletes.

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