15 Nick Alers
15 Nick Alers
Height: 6-0
Weight: 155
Year: Fr.
Hometown: San Jose, Costa Rica
High School: Country Day School
Position: D

2010: Honorable mention All-Ivy selection... Started 16 games, the most of any freshman... Recipient of the Walter J. McNerney Award as the team's most valuable player... Named to the Brown Classic All-Tournament team.

Before Yale: Most Valuable Player of the Association of American Schools in Central America as a senior at the Country Day School… Scholar Athlete Award recipient… Helped lead Country Day to Action and AASCA Tournament titles… Member of the U-17 Costa Rican national team… Played in the 2009 FIFA U-17 Youth World Cup in Nigeria… Member of Pachuca Internationals… Played for Region 1 team from 2006-2009…. Participated in the 2008 Adidas ESP Camp and was named to the all-star team.

Personal: Moved to Costa Rica after ninth grade… Participated in various events promoting environmental awareness… Mother played varsity tennis at Trinity University and also professionally.