Brendan Hughes and Alex Alejo named Goshen Gladiator Student-Athletes of the
October 13, 2016 -
This week’s Goshen Gladiator Student-Athletes of the Week are Varsity
Soccer players Brendan Hughes and Alex Alejo.
Both of these seniors have quietly lead the consistently state ranked
Gladiator offense and defense respectively. Brendan and Alex are both
hard working, skilled and selfless players who always put the team
Brendan has been on Varsity Soccer since he was a freshman. He has
played defense his entire Varsity career, at center back. He has been
part of three division and one section 9 winning soccer team here at
Goshen. Brendan had the game winning assist in the 2013 NYS regional
championship that propelled the Gladiators to the state final four.
Brendan is a member of the National Honor Society, World Language Honor
Society and Leo Club. Brendan is looking forward to continuing his
soccer career in college and majoring in engineering, but first has his
sights set on having a successful end of this soccer season.
Alex has been a member of the Varsity soccer team since he was a
sophomore. He is a midfielder with extraordinary ball skills. Alex has
been a member of the past two division championship teams.
Alex also has the goal of continuing his soccer career in college and
majoring in business.
We want to wish Brendan, Alex and the rest of the Gladiators best of
luck in the Section 9 tournament.
Pictured above (from left to
right): Brendan Hughes and Alex Alejo