Alex graduated from nearby John Jay Senior HS in East Fishkill, where he was named an All-County, All-Section and All-League player in 2010, and ultimately was selected as the 2010 County Player of the Year. The following season, Alex was an All-State, All-Section and All-County selection before beginning his collegiate career, making his first stop at Northeastern University before transferring to Texas A&M International. Primarily serving as the team’s catcher, Alex earned a spot on the 2013 All-Conference Second Team - the following year, Alex’s success on the field led him to be selected for the All-Conference First Team, while also winning the Gold Glove for catchers. Alex would turn in a whopping .459 on-base percentage in 196 plate appearances for the Dustdevils in 2014 before being drafted by the Boston Red Sox in the 31st round of the MLB June Amateur Draft the same year. Alex would play in the Red Sox organization for two seasons, reaching as high as Class A with the Greenville Drive before playing independently, where he played for the Washington WildThings of the Frontier League, as well as the Pittsburg Diamonds of the Pacific Association.
Alex is currently an assistant baseball coach at Rye Country Day School (Rye, NY).
Team: New York Yankees
TV Show: Godless
Fun Fact: Alex can type a blazing 90 words per minute!