18 Alex Ward
18 Alex Ward
Height: 5-10
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Virginia Beach, Va.
Position: RS
Previous School: Floyd E. Kellam HS

Alex Ward enters her freshman season with the Barton women's volleyball program in 2013-14.

The nursing major was a three-time Virginia AAA Girls Volleyball Champion at Floyd E. Kellam High School. Ward's awards also include a Coaches Award and two Beach All-District Team honoree. She also was a varsity basketball MVP and a honor roll student in the classroom. 

Ward has played for the Coastal Virginia Volleyball Travel Club (CVVC) for five seasons and was a started on the AAU 16 Girls National Championship Team n Orlando, Fla., in 2011.

Ward is a fan of Misty May and Lebron James and she cheers for the Pittsburgh Steelers and the Miami Heat. Her favorite movie is Remember the Titans; tv show is X Factor; book is Safe Haven; and foods are pizza, Bojangles and salad. Her favorite sports moment was playing on three state championship volleyball teams in high school. Ward would like to visit Hawaii and she plans to be a nurse after college. "Champions aren't made in the gym. Champions are made from something deep inside them."