Official Athletic Site of the Valparaiso University Crusaders
#14 - Alyssa Alvarez
2013-14 Women's Bowling
YR.
Sr./Jr.
BOWLS
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HOMETOWN
Antioch, Ill.
HIGH SCHOOL (PREV. SCHOOL)
Antioch
Alyssa Alvarez

2012-13: Started 48 traditional matches during her second season of competition ... also made two substitute appearances ... posted a scoring average of 195.0, second-best on the team and fifth-best in a single season in program history ... broke 200 on 20 occasions and paced the Crusaders 17 times ... rolled three straight games of at least 200 to close out McKendree Duals Oct. 28, leading the Crusaders with a 213 against Elmhurst and a 215 while on a bye ... posted score of 233 to lead Valpo against both #3 Fairleigh Dickinson and #13 New Jersey City Nov. 17 at UMES Hawk Classic ... earned All-Tournament Team honors at Track Kat Klash after averaging a 216.4 over five traditional matches ... led Valpo with a 254 against #4 Vanderbilt Dec. 1 and closed traditional play with a career-best 267 against #10 Stephen F. Austin ... 267 marks the sixth-best single-game pinfall in Crusader history ... led Crusaders in three of six matches at Kutztown Invitational Jan. 26, including a 236 against the tournament hosts ... an NTCA All-Academic honoree.

2011-12: Played in 15 traditional matches during her redshirt freshman season ... averaged a 183.5 on the season ... surpassed 200 five times ... rolled a 201 against #4 Central Missouri on Oct. 29 ... turned in a 205 against Elmhurst on Jan. 14 ... posted a career-high 245 against Prairie View A&M on Feb. 4 ...  rolled a 225 against Central Missouri at the NCAA Championships on April 12 ... rolled a 203 againt Maryland Eastern Shore at the NCAA Championships on April 12 ... an NTCA All-Academic honoree.

2010-11: Did not compete in her first season with the Crusaders … redshirted to maintain four years of eligibility … an NTCA All-Academic honoree.

Prep: A four-year letterwinner for the Sequoits ... won conference championship as a junior and placed second at both conference and sectional tournaments as a senior ... former Athlete of the Month selection by the Chicago Tribune ... set school record for highest average as a senior, finishing ninth as an individual at states ... helped lead team to fourth-place state finish as a senior, the squad's best finish ever ... also played softball ... a member of National Honor Society.

Personal:
Alyssa is the daughter of Ron and Sherry Alvarez ... major is nursing ... born July 14, 1992.

W Tennis Valpo 0 Chicago, Ill.
Apr 14 Chicago State 7
M Tennis Valpo 7 Homewood, Ill.
Apr 15 Chicago State 0
Baseball Valpo CCD
Apr 15 Toledo
M Track Cougar Invitational River Forest, Ill.
Apr 17 No Team Score
W Track Cougar Invitational River Forest, Ill.
Apr 17 No Team Score
Baseball Valpo 4 Milwaukee, Wis.
Apr 17 Milwaukee 0
M Tennis Youngstown State 1 Valpo Tennis Complex
Apr 18 Valpo 6
Baseball Valpo 0 Milwaukee, Wis.
Apr 18 Milwaukee 3
Softball Oakland 3 VU Softball Field
Apr 18 Valpo 11
W Tennis Youngstown State 7 Valpo Tennis Complex
Apr 18 Valpo 0
M Golf Wolfpack Spring Open Raleigh, N.C. (Lonnie Poole Golf Course)
Apr 19 CCD
M Track DePaul Invitational Chicago, Ill.
Apr 19 2nd/3 (191)
W Track DePaul Invitational Chicago, Ill.
Apr 19 3rd/5 (82)
W Tennis Cleveland State 7 Valpo Tennis Complex
Apr 19 Valpo 0
Softball Oakland 1 VU Softball Field
Apr 19 Valpo 2
Baseball Valpo 0 Milwaukee, Wis.
Apr 19 Milwaukee 5
Softball Oakland 4 8 inn.
Apr 19 Valpo 2
M Tennis Cleveland State 5 Valpo Tennis Complex
Apr 19 Valpo 2
M Golf Wolfpack Spring Open Raleigh, N.C. (Lonnie Poole Golf Course)
Apr 20 12th/15 (314)
Baseball Kalamazoo 3 Emory G. Bauer Field
Apr 21 Valpo 10
Baseball Ohio Northern 2 Emory G. Bauer Field
Apr 22 Valpo 1
Softball Valpo 3 Macomb, Ill.
Apr 22 Western Illinois 1
Softball Valpo 5 Macomb, Ill.
Apr 22 Western Illinois 4
Softball Valpo 2 Notre Dame, Ind.
Apr 24 #21/21 Notre Dame 7
W Track Miami (Ohio) Invitational Oxford, Ohio
Apr 25
M Track Miami (Ohio) Invitational Oxford, Ohio
Apr 25
M Golf Horizon League Championship Howey in the Hills, Fla. (Mission Inn Resort & Club)
Apr 25
W Golf Horizon League Championship Howey in the Hills, Fla. (Mission Inn Resort & Club)
Apr 25
M Tennis Valpo Ann Arbor, Mich.
Apr 25, 2:00 p.m. UIC
Baseball UIC Emory G. Bauer Field
Apr 25, 3:00 p.m. Valpo
M Tennis Valpo Ann Arbor, Mich.
Apr 26, 3:00 p.m. Horizon League Tournament
M Track Miami (Ohio) Invitational Oxford, Ohio
Apr 26
W Track Miami (Ohio) Invitational Oxford, Ohio
Apr 26
W Golf Horizon League Championship Howey in the Hills, Fla. (Mission Inn Resort & Club)
Apr 26
M Golf Horizon League Championship Howey in the Hills, Fla. (Mission Inn Resort & Club)
Apr 26
Baseball UIC Emory G. Bauer Field
Apr 26, 12:00 p.m. Valpo
Softball Valpo Dayton, Ohio
Apr 26, 12:00 p.m. Wright State
Softball Valpo Dayton, Ohio
Apr 26, 2:00 p.m. Wright State
M Tennis Valpo Ann Arbor, Mich.
Apr 27, 2:00 p.m. Horizon League Tournament
M Golf Horizon League Championship Howey in the Hills, Fla. (Mission Inn Resort & Club)
Apr 27
W Golf Horizon League Championship Howey in the Hills, Fla. (Mission Inn Resort & Club)
Apr 27
Softball Valpo Dayton, Ohio
Apr 27, 12:00 p.m. Wright State
Baseball UIC Emory G. Bauer Field
Apr 27, 12:00 p.m. Valpo
Baseball Western Michigan Emory G. Bauer Field
Apr 29, 3:00 p.m. Valpo
Softball IUPUI VU Softball Field
Apr 29, 3:00 p.m. Valpo
Softball IUPUI VU Softball Field
Apr 29, 5:00 p.m. Valpo
Baseball Chicago State Emory G. Bauer Field
Apr 30, 3:00 p.m. Valpo
Softball Valpo Bloomington, Ind.
Apr 30, 3:00 p.m. Indiana (resumption of suspended game)
Softball Valpo Bloomington, Ind.
Apr 30, 4:00 p.m. Indiana
W Track Horizon League Outdoor Championships Youngstown, Ohio
May 2
M Track Horizon League Outdoor Championships Youngstown, Ohio
May 2
Baseball Oakland Emory G. Bauer Field
May 2, 3:00 p.m. Valpo
M Track Horizon League Outdoor Championships Youngstown, Ohio
May 3
W Track Horizon League Outdoor Championships Youngstown, Ohio
May 3
Baseball Oakland Emory G. Bauer Field
May 3, 12:00 p.m. Valpo
Softball Valpo Green Bay, Wis.
May 3, 1:00 p.m. Green Bay
Softball Valpo Green Bay, Wis.
May 3, 3:00 p.m. Green Bay
W Track Horizon League Outdoor Championships Youngstown, Ohio
May 4
M Track Horizon League Outdoor Championships Youngstown, Ohio
May 4
Softball Valpo Green Bay, Wis.
May 4, 12:00 p.m. Green Bay
Baseball Oakland Emory G. Bauer Field
May 4, 12:00 p.m. Valpo