#23 - Alex Monteferrante
Position: M
Year: Grad.
Hometown: Castle Rock, Colo.
High School: Douglas County HS
College: Metro State College-Denver
Height: 5-11
Weight: 160

AS A GRADUATE STUDENT (2012)
CORE VALUE AWARD: PERSONAL DEVELOPMENT...
competed in all 14 games for the Lions... key component of the midffield unit... highlight game for Monteferrante was against Wingate (3/17/12) - scored one goal and added one assist with three ground balls... tallied two goals and two assists on the season for four points overall... earned 23 ground balls and six caused turnovers... picked up a season best three ground balls on four occaisions.

AS A SENIOR (2011)

Appeared in each of the Lions 14 games…Made six starts at the midfield spot…Scored six goals…Tallied three assists…Totaled nine points…Registered 21 shots…Posted 13 shots-on-goal…Compiled 35 groundballs…Caused three turnovers…Scored a season-high two points in pair of games…Posted season-best eight groundballs against Florida Southern (04/14/11).

AS A JUNIOR (2010)
Monteferrante made himself a fixture in the Lions’ lineup ,appearing in 14-of-15 games and making three starts…The midfielder scored one goal and added a career-best three assists for four points…He scooped 12 ground balls and forced five turnovers…In his best offensive game of the season, Monteferrante tallied one goal and one assist in a 12-5 win over Notre Dame de Namur (3/9/10)…He registered a career-high four ground balls in an 18-9 win over St. Andrew’s.

AS A SOPHOMORE (2009)
Monteferrante played in eight contests for the Lions from the midfield position…The sophomore transfer posted one goal and one assist on the season and tallied seven ground balls...He scored the first goal of his collegiate career against Deep South Conference foe Wingate (03/03/09) and delivered his first career assist against Mars Hill (04/19/09) in the DSC Tournament Final victory.

CAREER
Tabbed First Team All-Conference at Douglas County High School. 

PERSONAL
Born May 22 in Camp Lejeune, NC…Masters of Business Administration major…Hobbies include doing homework and listening to music…Believes his team first mentality is his best asset to the team…Names Peter Forsberg, John Elway, and Muhammad Ali as his favorite athletes...Names the Denver Broncos and the Colorado Avalanche as his favorite teams…Chose Saint Leo because of its location…Son of Theresa and Rick Monteferrante...Has one sister, Kathleen...Has one brother, Nick.