33/10 Alex LaLonde
33/10 Alex LaLonde
Height: 6'6"
Weight: 205
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Wooster, Ohio
High School: Wooster
Position: F

A very good defensive player since joining the Fighting Scots who will shift to more natural position of small forward this season … Possesses athleticism to block shots, defend a variety of players, rebound, and score in a variety of ways … Worked hard in off-season to prepare for his final season … Team captain.

2014-15: Earned starting role at power forward position and stayed there for all 30 games … Spent the fourth-most time on the court of anybody on the team at 24.0 minutes per game … Averaged 6.9 points and 3.7 rebounds, and ranked second in the conference in blocked shots (1.6 bpg) and sixth in assist-to-turnover ratio (+1.7) … Connected on 6-of-10 3-pointers during Wooster’s two NCAA Tournament games, including 4-of-7 during a 16-point outing versus Misericordia (March 6) in the first round … Reached double figures in nine games overall, with a career-high 24 points against Oberlin (Jan. 10) … Matched career best with eight boards at 18th-ranked DePauw (Dec. 6) … Had a five-block game at Denison (Jan. 3) and four four-block games, including against rival Wittenberg (Jan. 17).

2013-14: Did not play due to off-season shoulder surgery.

2012-13: Transferred mid-semester and gained spot in regular rotation, contributing 3.5 points, 3.4 boards, and 0.8 blocks … Combined for 11 rebounds, eight blocks, and nine points over three NCAA Div. III Championship games (March 2-16) … Season highlight may have been eight points and eight rebounds during 28 minutes of conference tournament semifinal win over archrival Wittenberg (Feb. 22) … Scored season-best nine points against Kenyon (Jan. 23).

Prior to Wooster: Originally enrolled at Air Force Academy and played in 19 games for the prep school there, averaging 6.7 points and 3.7 rebounds … Special mention pick on the All-Ohio Team (Division I) and the Ohio Cardinal Conference Player of the Year as a senior at Wooster High School … Averaged 19.4 points his final year under coach Craig Martin … Three-time all-conference while with the Generals and graduated as their fifth all-time leading scorer.

Personal: Born Jan. 23, 1993 … Son of Rob and Marylou LaLonde … Mother is the assistant director of career planning at the College … Majoring in business economics.