33 - Obafemi Alese
Obafemi Alese
Height: 5-9
Weight: 160
Year: Senior
Hometown: Far Rockaway, NY
High School: Wadleigh
Position: M

DC Comics has Plastic Man.  Brown Lacrosse has Obafemi.  Both have wing-spans that are seemingly endless.  Better known as Femi to his Brown Lacrosse teammates, Alese has physically and figuratively bounced and stretched himself learning the game of lacrosse.  Due to such an extensive amount of experience on the basketball court, he is molding himself quickly into a lacrosse player.  Despite his introduction to the sport just a year ago, Femi has made significant improvement with his stick skills and is demonstrating an improved sense of the game.  Will this equate into much playing time in 2013 for Femi?  Although he is so green, the all-in attitude and pure commitment Femi brings to every training session strongly suggest that he is preparing himself to be a contributor…2012:  Saw action in games against Hartford and St. Joseph’s…Secondary School Background: A graduate of Wadleigh High School, where he lettered in basketball (2)…Named to the Five Borough Sports All-Manhattan team in 2009…Ivyhoops.com All-City Honorable Mention selection…National Honor Society member and senior class valedictorian…Personal: The son of Olusegun and Mabel Alese…Has two siblings, Remi and Yetunde…Enjoys music, politics and reading…Political Science concentrator.