Alexa Laskaris

Player profile

  • Hometown Park Ridge, Ill.
  • Last School Maine South
  • Year Sophomore
  • Weapon Foil

Sophomore Season (2017-2018)
Tied for third at OSU Open… finished with 22 victories at OSU Duals… competed at the Elite Invitational Duals, winning 16 bouts… won five of her 12 bouts at the St. John’s Invitational… finished 18-9 and undefeated in three rounds at Northwestern Duals…

Freshman Season (2016-2017)
Claimed first place at OSU Open … contributed a team-high 26 points at OSU Duals…claimed sixth place at MFC Championships after defeating Northwestern’s Amy Jia 11-4…helped down Wayne State 5-1 for the foil title at MFC Championships.

Prior to Ohio State
Fenced with Maine West High School for three years … team captain, named team MVP, Midwest individual champion, earned all-state and all-conference honors all three years … also fenced at the Fencing Center of Chicago for seven years.

Personal
Daughter of Angelo and Niki Laskaris … has one brother, George … majoring in health sciences … plans to go to graduate school and take over her mother’s dental practice upon graduation … hobbies include playing softball, listening to music and spending time with friends and family … greatest sports thrill is winning nationals with her softball team … National Honor Society member.