23 Alex Melillo
23 Alex Melillo
Height: 5-4
Year: Senior
Hometown: Southbury, CT
High School: Pomperaug
Position: F

2010: Scored two goals in 16 games, including one start...Scored first collegiate goal 9/29 at West Chester...Named to 2010 Gladiator by SGI/NHHCA National Academic Squad (3.30 GPA or better).

2009: Appeared in 16 games and made two starts.

2008: Appeared in 12 games and started one as a rookie.


High School: Played four years of field hockey at Pomperaug High School...Also was a four year member of the lacrosse team and two year member of the basketball team...Served as field hockey and lacrosse captain during senior year...Was an All-SWC and Connecticut All-State selection in field hockey and lacrosse as a senior...Named to All-Division team in lacrosse as a freshman and sophomore and in field hockey as a junior...Participated in U.S. Field Hockey Nationals and Connecticut State All-Star Game as a senior...Member of three-time Southwest Conference field hockey champions...Team was a two-time state semifinalist and state runner-up in 2007.

Personal: Alexandra Clare Melillo. Born: 5/4/90. Parents: Joan Barnish and Domenic Melillo. Siblings: Joseph and Olivia. Major: Marketing. Favorite Team: New York Yankees. Favorite Athlete: Jorge Posada. Favorite Book: Dear John. Favorite Movie: Ratatouille. Favorite TV Show: Man vs Food. Favorite Food: Revellos Pizza.