Getting to Know: Alex Daly

Alex Daly

Alex Daly

July 11, 2014

Each weekday this summer a new cadet-athlete will be featured in Getting to Know, a Q&A series where Army fans can read about their favorite players. Today's cadet is junior men's lacrosse player Alex Daly.

NAME:
Alex Daly

HOMETOWN:
New Market, Md.

MAJOR:
Systems Design & Management

DESCRIBE COACH ALBERICI:
A coach with high-expectations who inspires us day-to-day.

FAVORITE ATHLETE:
Dale Earnhardt Jr.

FAVORITE SPORTS TEAM:
Washington Redskins

BEST PART OF ARMY LACROSSE:
The brotherhood and cohesion within the team is unparalleled.

FAVORITE STADIUM TO PLAY IN: Syracuse Carrier Dome

OPPONENT MOST LOOKING FORWARD TO PLAYING:
Navy

HOW ARE YOU SPENDING YOUR SUMMER:
In the beginning I will be doing Cadet Leader Development Training. I will also be playing and coaching lacrosse during my leave. 

TO RELAX, I:
Fish or go to Truxton lacrosse center.

FAVORITE MEAL:
Coach Mac’s Hot dog’s

FAVORITE VACATION SPOT:
Ocean City, Md.

MY IPOD HAS:
A huge variety of music, with pretty much every genre imaginable. Currently I’ve been spinning some alternative country music/bluegrass songs.

FAVORITE PART OF ARMY GAMEDAY:
Running the flag onto the field, Lambeau Leaping with Al DeStefano and Jimbo D’Aprile, and winning.

FAVORITE PART OF WEST POINT: 
The relationships I’ve developed with everyone I’ve met here.

DESCRIBE ARMY LACROSSE: Family. There is no better word that illustrates what we are about.

ARMYS OFFENSIVE MVP IN 2014 WILL BE:
John Glesener

ARMY’S DEFENSIVE MVP IN 2014 WILL BE:
Sam Somers

WHAT PLAYER WILL SURPISE PEOPLE IN 2014:
Reaves Klipstein

WHO IS STRONGEST PLAYER ON TEAM:
A.J. Canara

WHO IS FASTEST PLAYER ON TEAM:
John Glesener

WHO IS FUNNIEST PLAYER ON TEAM:
Shea Mullins

WHICH PLAYER IS MOST LIKLEY TO BECOME A GENERAL:
Will Mazzone, without a doubt.

WHAT TEAM THAT IS NOT ON OUR SCHEDULE WOULD YOU LIKE TO PLAY AND WHY:  
Duke because they have a pretty solid program and the match-ups across the field would be fairly interesting.

I FOLLOW HOW MANY PEOPLE ON TWITTER:
285 currently

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