Alex Hovelsrud

Name: Alex Hovelsrud

High School: Santiam Christian High School (Corvallis, Ore.)

Sport(s): Football

Position(s): Strong safety, cornerback

Height / Weight: 6-0, 195

High School Highlights:
Named a First-Team All-League defensive back and Second-Team All-State (Class 3A) defensive back as a junior; chosen as First-Team All-League defensive back and First-Team All-State defensive back as senior; in baseball was a Second-Team All-League and All-State catcher as a junior and First- Team All-League and All-State as a senior; served as team captain in football junior and senior years; named an Oregon Dairy Farmers Association Academic All-Star as a senior; was captain of baseball team as senior.

Why I chose George Fox:
It is a great university with high academic standards, athletics, and a very strong spiritual atmosphere. I feel that I can I grow as a student, an athlete, and a Christian.