18 Holes With Alyssa Barrett


Alyssa Barrett | Sophomore | Stoughton, Mass.


There’s no better feeling than…Being with all my family and friends.

My celebrity crush…One Direction. I love their songs and their accents.

If I played another sport at Saint Leo it would be…Swimming. I swam competitively for 12 years so it was always a big part of my life.

Favorite TV show as a kid…Friends. I used to watch it every week, even though I had no clue what was going on.

Coach Brennan…Is an awesome coach. We are so lucky to have someone who is truly dedicated and cares about the program like her.

Life as a student athlete…Is challenging. It's hard to manage your time, get schoolwork done and go to practice, but it’s manageable.

If I could model myself after anyone it would be…My Aunt Pat. She was an angel who had so much faith and love for everyone.

I remember when…My high school golf team won our 10th consecutive state championship my senior year.

I was raised…In Stoughton Mass.

Playing golf has given me…Life lessons, taught me how to stay calm, and how to be a good sport.

Superstitions…I have to use the white tees with little yellow stripes on them.

I wish…That I had a million dollars.

If I had a million dollars…I would go shopping a lot at Lilly Pulitzer, they have really cute clothes.

When I look at myself in the mirror I see…An confident, independent, young woman.

Favorite song right now…"I Won't Give Up" by Jason Mraz.

I admire…My parents for putting up with me my whole life.

I am afraid of…Spiders and chipping my teeth. That’s my biggest fear.

If I wasn’t playing golf…I would be very bored, but I would do a lot of online shopping.