Pete Alonso Brother Alex Alonso Is A Lacrosse Player

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The brother of Pete Alonso, Alex Alonso, previously played lacrosse as a face-off specialist on the Men’s Lacrosse team at Queens University.

Peter Morgan Alonso, known as “Polar Bear,” is an accomplished American professional baseball first baseman who currently plays for the New York Mets in Major League Baseball (MLB).

He started his baseball journey as a college player, where he played for the Florida Gators for three years.

Eventually, Pete started his professional career after being drafted by the New York Mets in the MLB draft in 2016.

Alonso had an exceptional year in 2019 as he was honored with the National League’s Rookie of the Year Award.

Pete Alonso During His Game
Pete Alonso During His Game (Source: Instagram)

He was honored with this reward because he set a major league record by hitting an impressive 53 home runs.

In addition, Alonso has proven himself as a formidable presence, earning the distinction of being selected for the MLB All-Star team twice.

With his remarkable achievements and contributions to the sport, Peter Alonso has become a prominent figure in professional baseball.

Pete Alonso Brother, Alex Alonso 

Pete Alonso’s brother, Alex, graduated from Queens University of Charlotte with a bachelor’s degree in finance. At the age of 23, Alex has also showcased his skills in lacrosse.

Alex was a valuable Men’s Lacrosse team member during his college years, specifically as a Face Off Specialist.

Alex Alonso
Alex Alonso (Source: QueensUniversity)

Throughout his career, he has shown both skill and expertise in numerous games.

While his primary focus has been supporting his team, he managed to score a single goal during the 2022 season.

Alex’s achievements in both academics and lacrosse show his well-roundedness and commitment to excellence in multiple areas of his life.

He is currently pursuing his master’s degree in Administration (MBA) at Queen’s University of Charlotte.

Furthermore, Alex has completed his MBA summer internship at First Republic Private Wealth Management.

Parents Of Pete Alonso

Pete Alonso and his brother Alex were born to parents; Peter Matthew Alonso and Michelle.

Their parents were high school lovers who eventually married and settled in Lancaster, Ohio.

Both of his parents have different cultural backgrounds, as his father, Pete Mattew, was a son of a Spanish Refugee.

His grandfather was from Spain; however, he fled to Queens during the Spanish Civil War and married an Italian woman.

Pete With His Parents
Pete With His Parents (Source: Twitter)

On the other hand, Pete’s mother, Michelle, played softball and was pretty active in sports during her time at Ohio Wesleyan University.

As a supportive parent, Michelle was crucial in encouraging and nurturing Pete’s athletic career.

Pete Alonso’s Wife

Pete Alonso started dating Haley while they were both attending college.

They started dating in 2015 when Haley was studying Journalism and Political Science at Michigan State University.

The couple dated for three years before finally getting engaged in 2018. Haley happily shared the good news with her loved ones by sharing a photo of her beautiful engagement ring.

They tied the knot on November 12, 2021, after being in a relationship for several years.

Pete And Haley Getting Married in 2021
Pete And Haley Getting Married in 2021 (Source: Instagram)

Pete Alonso, wife Haley Alonso previously interned at NBC News and had a background in figure skating. Nowadays, she has been focusing on writing for a lifestyle blog.

Both Pete Alonso and Haley are actively involved in the non-profit organization ‘The Alonso Foundation,’ which they formed to stand up for and support those in our community who can’t.

Chanda Rai
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