Alex was a multisport athlete growing up, but did not begin playing club-team soccer until she was 14.
Alex graduated from UC Berkeley one semester early, with a degree in Political Economy.
Morgan and Wambach combined for 55 goals in 2012 – matching a 21-year-old record set in 1991 by Michelle Akers (39 goals) and Carin Jennings (16 goals) as the most goals scored by any duo in U.S. WNT history.
Although her teammates rarely use it nowadays, Morgan was given the nickname “Baby Horse” by her teammates on the U.S. women’s national team for her speed, running style and youth.
In 2012 Morgan signed with Simon & Schuster Children’s Publishing to pen The Kicks, a three-book series for middle schoolers