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Alex Rivas

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
East Meadow, N.Y.

High School:
East Meadow

Height / Weight:
5-10 / 240

Position:
FB

Major:
Engineering

Alex  Rivas

2008: Competed on junior varsity team...maintains a 3.5 overall GPA.

AT EAST MEADOW: Spent four years playing fullback and linebacker at the varsity level...ran for 1,003 career yards and made 12 touchdowns while making 93 tackles and four sacks on defense...all-county selection his junior and senior year...named first-team all-state in 2007 and fourth-team all-state in 2006...won the Thorp Award for the best player in Nassau County as well as the Jay Fiedler Award for the top scholar/football player in Nassau County...Academic All-Conference member his senior year...also played midfield in lacrosse...National Honor Society and Model Congress member...has made the honor roll every year in high school.

PERSONAL: Son of Nelson and Khin Rivas...born 3/21/90.