23 - Alyssa DiBona
Alyssa DiBona
Height: 5-4
Year: Freshman
Hometown: Media, PA
High School: Archbishop Carroll
Position: M

Before Brown: A three-year starter for the lacrosse team at Archbishop John Carroll High School, DiBona also played field hockey and tennis … Served as a team captain for the lacrosse team as a senior, earning US Lacrosse Honorable Mention All-American honors in both 2010 and 2011 … Was also a two-time US Lacrosse Academic All-American (2010 & 2011) … Recipient of the Archbishop Carroll lacrosse team Coach’s Award in 2011 … Helped to lead Archbishop Carroll to four consecutive Philadelphia Catholic League Championships … Named First Team All-Philadelphia Catholic League, All-Delaware County Times, and All-Main Line Times in both 2010 and 2011 … Was a 2011 United States 7th Congressional District Female Scholar Athlete … Played club lacrosse for Phantastix Lacrosse … Member of the National Honor Society and Student Council … Personal: The daughter of Daniel and Mary DiBona, Alyssa has one brother, Daniel, and one sister, Devyn … Undecided on a concentration.

Off the Field with Alyssa
Why I chose Brown...I loved the campus, the people, and the challenge athletically and academically
The think I like most about Brown...My team!
Favorite class at Brown...The Academic Essay with Professor Stewart
Favorite Brown tradition...Naked donut run
Favorite Brown athletics tradition...The B Sweaters
People who have had the greatest influence on my athletic career...My dad, my brother, and my high school lacrosse coach, Coach Beers
Superpower I would want...Teleportation so I could go home for dinner every night
Favorite Food...Chocolate ice cream
Pre-game ritual...Listening to music
What I wouldn't do for a million dollars...Get rid of clowny
My life's theme song...It Happens by Sugarland
Favorite movie from this past year...Warrior
TV show I want to be on...Keeping up with the Kardashians
Favorite Book...The Outsiders
Favorite character in literature...Jane Eyre
Teammate I would change places with...Natalie Cummins
Teammate who has a future in stand up comedy...
Tara Rooke
Teammate I would describe as "team mom"...Julia Keller
Three things I would take with me on a deserted island...A boat, a bed, and a TV
Place I want to travel...California
Favorite sport other than lacrosse...Basketball
Favorite Olympic sport...Ice skating
If I could be a professional athlete, I would compete in...Tennis
Most hated conditioning drill...Fast laps
Pet Peeve...When people tap
Where I would spend $1,000...Baja's ... all of it on cheese steaks
My dream car...Black escalade
My ideal day...The perfect beach day
Item that best describes me...My parka
Favorite pair of shoes...White rebok's...I've had them since 7th grade
Top five most-played songs on my iPod...We Found Love, Ordinary Girl, The Whole Word Should Revolve Around Me, Tie Me Down, It Happens
Most notable thing about my hometown...Will Smith went to my high school
Coolest thing in my bedroom growing up...Clowns, everywhere
If I had 24 hours to live, I would...Spend the whole day at the beach
If I had to compete in the Amazing Race, the teammate I would pick as my partner would be...Nancy