Watch List 2023 Alex Mega
commits to Northeastern University!
Player Name: Alex Mega
Grad Year: 2023
College Choice: Northeastern University (D1)
Date Committed: October 5, 2021
State: Rhode Island
High School: East Greenwich High School
Club: Lead the Way
Honors/Accomplishments:2020 & 2021 Max Field Hockey Regional Player to Watch, 2019 & 2020 Rhode Island Leading Scorer, 2019 & 2020 Rhode Island First Team All State, U14 Futures Championship, U16 Nexus Championship, AAU Junior Olympics Selection, National Field Hockey Coaches Association Player of the Month (November 2020)
What will you major in/study?: Undecided
Why did you choose this school?: I chose Northeastern University due to my love for the city of Boston, Coaches Morris, Spuehler and Mathews who were incredibly welcoming as well as the players I met during my team visit. I believe Northeastern is the perfect fit for me both academically and athletically.
Other Colleges considered: Various schools in New England
Who would you like to thank?: I would like to thank several people for my opportunity to play D1 Field Hockey. Most importantly, my parents and my big brother Andrew for supporting me unconditionally and being my biggest fans. I would not be in this position without them. All of my coaches have been instrumental in my success including Deb McMullen and Rebecca Campbell. I am forever grateful for their dedication and passion for the game. I also want to thank my teammates for constantly challenging me in practice and making me a better player. Lastly I would like to thank all my terrific friends for their unwavering support and encouragement.