Vero Beach 2023 Alexa Vega Commits to Stony Brook!

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Congratulations to Alexa on her college choice and good luck in the future!

Name
Alexa Vega
Graduation Year
2023
High School
Vero Beach High School
Position
Midfielder
College Choice
Stony Brook University
Why did you choose this college?
I chose this school because it has great academic and lacrosse programs. On the women’s side, the lacrosse program is coached by a remarkable head coach and great coaching staff.
What Advice Would You Give Those Starting the Recruiting Process?
Don’t limit your school options; keep an open mind and explore all opportunities.
Who Would You Like to Thank for Getting You to Here?
I would like to thank all my coaches that have been apart of my lacrosse career, especially John McClain. He has pushed me to be a better player, and guided me through the recruiting process from the beginning to end. I would also like to thank my parents for supporting me, giving me these opportunities and allowing to me follow my dreams!
What are your first memories of the sport?
My first memory of the sport is going to a lacrosse clinic and being handed a boys stick to play with. This was the first time I was exposed to the sport!
What is Your Favorite Memory From Your High School Career?
Receiving the US Lacrosse All American Award!

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What is Your Stick Brand? And Why?
My stick brand is an STX because it was recommended by my coach and I loved it!
Which Lacrosse Player Do You Most Want to Have a Meal With and Why?
Sydney Pirreca and she happens to be my future coach!
Do You Watch College & Pro Games and What Are You Watching for to Make You a Better Player?
I watch to see how players get out of face guards and doubles. I also watch offensive ball movement to improve my lacrosse IQ!
What’s Your Go-To Meal After a Game?
After games I’d like to have something cold and refreshing, like a fruit smoothie!
What’s the One Thing Your Teammates Would be Surprised to Know About You?
I am really close to my teammates and I feel that they know everything about me, but they may be surprised to hear me having a full conversation with someone in spanish!

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College Team Twitter:
StonyBrookWLAX
College Team Instagram:
stonybrookwlax
College Team Facebook:
Stony Brook Women’s Lacrosse
College Coach Twitter:
JoeSpallina
High School Team Instagram:
vbhs_girlslax
High School Team Facebook:
Vero Beach High Girls Lacrosse Team
Twitter:
alexavega2023
Instagram:
vega_lax2023 / alexa.vega3
Facebook:
Alexjay Vega