18 Aleca Hughes
18 Aleca Hughes
Height: 5-10
Year: So.
Hometown: Westwood, Mass.
High School: Hotchkiss
Position: F
S/C: Connecticut Stars

Before Yale: Played for the Connecticut Stars for four years, earning two bronze medals and one silver at Nationals ... Also played at Hotchkiss ... Was Hotchkiss team captain and made the All-New England Division I team in 2007-08 ... Was All-Founder's League the two previous years ... Also captained the Hotchkiss field hockey team ... Father, George, played hockey for Harvard and is seventh on the Crimson's career scoring list (66 goals, 95 assists) Uncle, Jack, played for Harvard and the NHL's Colorado Rockies ... Mother, Allison, played for BU ... Older brother, George, will play hockey at St. Lawrence in 2009-10 ... Younger brother, Gunnar, will play at Salisbury ... Off the Ice: Member of Berkeley College. Favorite musician: Van Morrison Favorite food: Sushi Best present/gift you ever received: A hug from my mom Who would you switch places with for a day? Sidney Crosby Pre-game routine: Silence Favorite quote: Motivation follows action. Favorite athlete: Sidney Crosby If you could go anywhere in the world, where would it be? Kenya Favorite TV show: Seinfeld What is your most prized possession? My skates What is the strongest part of your game? Shooting