FIRST NAME: Alexa
HIGH SCHOOL: Ruston High
DEGREE: Major - Marketing; Minor - Sports Studies
CAREER GOAL: Marketing Director for an NFL Organization.
SONG: “Electric Feel” by MGMT
BOOK: “The Shack: Where Tragedy Confronts Eternity” by Williams Paul Young
FOOD: Cajun Seafood
MOVIE: “Boondock Saints”
TV SHOWS: “SportsCenter” and “Chelsea Lately”
LIFETIME GOAL: To always be a positive role model in every aspect of my life and to always work hard to fulfill anything I want out of life.
BEST HABIT: hard work
WORST HABIT: overanalyzing
BEST EXPERIENCE OF BEING A NEW ORLEANS SAINTSATION SO FAR: When I stepped on the field for the first time last year in the season opener against the Vikings. The fans gave me chills and it is definitely a moment I will never forget.
BEST THING ABOUT BEING A SAINTSATION: Getting the opportunity to not only represent the New Orleans Saints and the community of New Orleans, but also the opportunity to pursue my passion of dance.
ADVICE FOR YOUNGER GIRLS: Never lose sight of your dreams. If you don’t go after your dreams then someone else will.
TRAIT YOU ADMIRE MOST IN OTHER PEOPLE: Honesty
WHAT IS YOUR MOST OUTSTANDING ATTRIBUTE: Dedication
OTHER THAN YOUR FAMILY, WHO IS a POSITIVE ROLE MODEL IN YOUR LIFE: My dance teacher that I worked with for 15 years. Without her guidance and wisdom, I would not be living my dream of being a Saintsation.
IF YOU HAD THE OPPORTUNITY TO TRAVEL ANYWHERE IN THE WORLD WHERE WOULD IT BE AND WHY:
One day I want to take the time to travel all over Europe to learn about the culture, shopping and enjoy the food!
Zach Strief spoke at Ethel Schoeffner Elementary on Friday, April 11, 2014. (New Orleans Saints video)
New Orleans Saints punter Thomas Morstead talks about participating in St. Baldrick's Day on Saturday at Finn McCool's Irish Pub.
The annual Wednesday at the Square concert series kicked off its 2014 season Wednesday, March 19 and the evening was marked by big crowds, beautiful weather, great music and, of course, the Saints.
Video recap of the 2014 New Orleans Saints high school athletic training symposium (New Orleans Saints video)