15 - Alyssa Long
Alyssa Long
Height: 5-8
Year: Senior
Hometown: Smithfield, RI
High School: Lasalle Academy
Position: Midfield
2005: Played in 18 of the 19 games on the schedule, starting every one...Registered an assist from her midfield position...Fired three shots during the season...Assisted on an Erica Rico goal in the 3-0 win over Stetson at the Stony Brook Tournament (9/18/05). 2004: Played in all 19 games...Had a standout freshman campaign, starting 17 games from the sweeper position...Helped lead the SHU defense post a stingy 1.07 goals allowed average, second in the NEC...Assisted on a goal in the 4-0 win over Robert Morris (10/17/04). High School: A two-sport athlete at LaSalle Academy in Providence, RI...A four-time letterwinner on the soccer team for head coach Liz Bolasco...Named the Rhode Island Gatorade Player of the Year...All-State and All-New England...Led her team to the state championship in 2001, 2002 and 2003...Named Team MVP and MVP of State Finals...Also a letterwinner on the basketball court...Won the state championship her junior and senior seasons...A National Honor Society and Rhode Island Honor Society student...Recipient of the Dean Award and named Student of the Month. Personal: Alyssa Rae Long Born: 4/8/86 Parents: Stephen and Kerry Long. Sibling: Meghan Long. Favorite Team: Boston Red Sox. Favorite Athlete: Gabe Kapler. Favorite Book: The Da Vinci Code. Favorite Movie: The Rookie. Favorite TV Show: The O.C.. Favorite Musical Artist: Rascal Flats. Favorite Food: Lobster.