Alexis Matos Competes For DR National Team

Alexis Matos ’17 (Roxbury, MA) led the Academy to three straight boys basketball championships in 2015, 2016, and 2017.  Matos graduated the Academy in 2017, and is currently attending Cushing Academy in Ashburnham, Massachusetts.  Matos has spent the past two summers competing for the Dominican Republic National Basketball Team.  In 2018, Matos competed at the FIBA U17 World Cup in Argentina, where he averaged 8.7 points, 7.5 rebounds, and 2.5 assists, while leading the team to a 9th place finish.  In 2019, Matos competed at the FIBA U17 Centrobasket Championships in San Juan, Puerto Rico, where he averaged 9.4 points, 6.2 rebounds, and 2.2 assists, and a 4th place finish.  Matos is considered a top 100 prospect national in the class of 2021, and holds scholarship offers from Bryant University, University of Illinois, University of Massachusetts, University of Rhode Island, and St. John’s University.