21 Alexa Long
21 Alexa Long
Height: 6-1
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Waterford, Conn.
High School: Waterford
Position: F

Honors: Spring 2012 NE-10 Commissioner's Honor Roll ... Fall 2011 NE-10 Commissioner's Honor Roll ... Spring 2011 NE-10 Commissioner’s Honor Roll ... Fall 2010 NE-10 Commissioner’s Honor Roll

As a Sophomore: Played in all 27 games with 25 starts … led team with 26 blocks … finished second on the team with 180 rebounds … averaged 6.7 points and 6.7 rebounds per game … turned away a season-high four shots against Franklin Pierce on Nov. 27 … scored a career-high 20 points at Bentley on Nov. 30 … recorded first career double-double (10 points and 10 rebounds) in a 60-40 win over Merrimack on Dec. 6.

As a Freshman: Played in 20 games off the bench ... grabbed a rebound in 13 contests ... totaled four points and four boards in 12 minutes of action versus Adelphi on Jan. 29 ... qualified for the fall and spring NE-10 Commissioner's Honor Roll.

High School: Played four years of basketball and two years of soccer at Waterford High School ... a three-year basketball captain ... named to the All-Area Team by the New London Day and the Norwich Bulletin in basketball as a senior ... a Connecticut High School Coaches Association All-Star ... an all-conference pick and team MVP as a sophomore, junior and senior ... won the Gene Sutera Leadership Award ... reached the 1,000 point mark ... basketball team played in state championship game as a freshman ... an honors student and a CAPT scholar.

Personal: Alexa Rae Long ... daughter of Jesse and Jill Long ... majoring in elementary education and sociology ... a Dean's List qualifier ... member of the Purple Knights Leadership Academy (PKLA) and SAAC ... mother was an All-America basketball player at Connecticut College ... father played basketball and baseball at the University of Rhode Island and was drafted by the New York Yankees ... has four younger siblings.