6 - Billy Alessi
Billy Alessi
Height: 5-11
Weight: 180
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Branford, Conn.
High School: Branford
Position: MIDFIELD

As a junior:
Finished fourth on the team in goals (13) and fifth in points (15) ... Scooped up 15 ground balls ... Scored three goals against Bellarmine, Apr. 24 ... Scored twice each against Wagner (Mar. 4), at Hobart (Mar. 20) and at Holy Cross (Apr. 17) ... Found the back of the net once each against Providence (Mar. 13), at Air Force (Apr. 9), at Denver (Apr. 11) and against Fairfield  (May 8) ... Added an assist at Sacred Heart (Apr. 27) and against Fairfield (May 8) ... Picked up a season-high three ground balls against Ohio State, and had two ground balls on five different occasions.

 

 

 

As a sophomore:
Saw action in all 13 games...Registered a goal and two assists against Detroit-Mercy...Scooped up 18 groundballs. 

As a freshman:

Saw action in eight games, tallying an assist ... picked up three ground balls and won five face-offs ... took one shot.  

 

Before Quinnipiac:

Earned All-American, All-State First Team and All-Southern Connecticut Conference First Team recognition in a much-heralded high school career at Branford ... led Branford to the Class M state finals ... also played varsity soccer for three years, earning All-State, All-SCC and All-Area honors.

 

Personal:

The son of Judy and Joe Alessi ... born in New Haven, Conn. ... older brother, A.J., also played on the Quinnipiac men’s lacrosse team ... father, Joe, played lacrosse and soccer at Springfield College ... older sister, Jackie, played lacrosse at Springfield College ... undecided on a major.