Continuing with our Behind the Blades series, we have Alexis Miller. Read on to learn more about her career influences and some of her favorite things besides hockey.
Name: Alexis Miller, but most people call me Croz.
Hometown / Current Town: Cole Harbour, Nova Scotia / Weymouth, MA
Current Job: Assignment Manager at Barton Associates
NCAA team: Boston University
Social Media: alexis_millller
Who has had the most influence on your career?
Dad and Katie Lachapelle (Former Assistant at BU)
If you could vacation anywhere in the world, where would you go?
If you had to play a sport besides hockey, which would you play?
What did you want to be when you were growing up?
What hobbies/things do you like to do in your free time?
Watch Netflix, work out with my husband.
Does pineapple belong on pizza?
Is a hot dog a sandwich?
Favorite sport besides hockey:
Favorite moment from your career:
Scoring a shorthanded goal on a breakaway against Northeastern in Hockey East Semifinals in 2016, or scoring the game winning goal at U18 World Championships in 2012
Current favorite song:
Get Ready Now by Vinai.
If you want to go fast, go alone. If you want to go far, go together. – African Proverb
The Compound Effect by Darren Hardy, or The Maximum Ride series by James Patterson
Favorite TV show:
Friday Night Lights.
Favorite pizza toppings:
BBQ chicken and caramelized onions.
Spring – better weather and playoff season!
This or That?
Cats or Dogs?
Coffee or Tea?
Bagels or Toast?
Instagram or Twitter?
Pasta or pizza?
Morning or night?
Pancakes or waffles?
Summer of 2017, I raced my bicycle across the country from Oregon to Virginia covering 4,267 miles. My dad and I raced in the Trans Am Bike race raising over $30,000 dollars for my hometown Children’s Hospital.
Piece of Advice
What advice do you have for young girls that want to become professional hockey players some day?
Believe in your training, believe in your teammates, believe in YOURSELF and you will be successful!