16 Alex Ward
16 Alex Ward
Height: 6-0
Weight: 180
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Burlington, VT
High School: Deerfield Academy
Position: F
Major: Global affairs
Residential College: Saybrook

2013-14: Played in five games, including the last game of Yale's ECAC Quarterfinal playoff series... ECAC Hockey All-Academic Team.

2012-13: Played in eight games during national championship season.

2011-12: Played in one game on defense.

Off the Ice:

  • Summer intern as an Associate Consultant at Bain and Company
  • Awarded summer International Studies Fellowship at the Treatment Action Campaign, an NGO in Cape Town, South Africa focused on using Intellectual Property policy reform to make HIV/AIDS treatment more affordable
  • Started summer SAT prep business in Burlington, VT and privately tutored 10 students

At Deerfield Academy: Earned three varsity hockey letters… 54 points in 68 games… 2011 Deerfield Hockey Cup (MVP)… Team qualified for large school quarterfinals… Played with Yale teammate Antoine Laganiere ’13… Tennis team’s sportsmanship award… Played No. 2 singles and No. 1 doubles… Three-year starter at midfield on soccer team… Jim Smith Award (scholarship, sportsmanship)… Cum Laude Society… High honors all terms… Binswanger Prize for humanitarianism… McDonald’s Scholarship.

At South Burlington High: Second-team all-state in 2007… 42 points in 20 games…  2007 Vermont singles tennis champion… Played on two state championship tennis teams.

Personal: Alexander King Ward is the son of Norman Ward and Patricia King… Raised $4,200 for underprivileged tennis players of Burlington… Worked as tennis coach… Global affairs and economics major.

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