Coach Alex is a Howard University graduate who grew up in Minneapolis, Minnesota and attended DeLaSalle High School. At DeLaSalle, Alex played basketball for coach Dave Thorson who coached the Jordan Brand Classic, a nationally recognized High School All-Star Game represented by top players in the nation! His high school coach also won 6 straight state championships. Coach Alex has coached youth basketball himself since 2013. Alex is currently a practice player for the Washington Mystics for the second straight season. He has learned a lot from his experiences playing under Coach Thorson and learning the schemes for the Mystics organization. Coach Alex is excited to share his basketball knowledge with the next generation of athletes.