Who are Odicci Alexander's parents? Meet the family of the softball sensation

Olivia Olphin June 8, 2021
Photo by Sarah Stier/Getty Images

Who are Odicci Alexander’s parents? Alexander won the hearts of the audience last week when she made an incredible dive to save the game in the NCAA Women’s College World Series. She just received a standing ovation after the Dukes’ tremendous run came to an end. We give you all the details about the young player’s family, her parents and her grandfather.

Meet JMU’s softball sensation

Odicci Alexander is a softball player who represents James Madison University in the NCAA division one college league.

She currently plays as a Pitcher or Infield and is 5ft 7in tall.

Alexander was born on 2 April 1998 in Boydton, Virginia, and is 23 years old.

Alexander is currently majoring in sport and recreation management. However, where she really shines is on the playing field.

She made an incredible dive in the Duke’s recent game against the top seeded Oklahoma State last week.

  • SPORT: Meet the wife of the late NY Giants head coach Jim Fassel

However, their season was brought to an abrupt end as they lost in the semi-finals. This resulted in a standing ovation from the crowd for Odicci Alexander and her incredible performance.

Who are Odicci Alexander’s parents?

It is not clear exactly who Odicci Alexander’s parents are, as she, and her siblings, were raised by their grandparents.

Odicci Alexander’s grandfather is called Washington Alexander and her grandmother is named Emily.

Odicci has said about her grandparents: “All the things my grandparents have done for me, it’s like I can’t thank them enough…they’ve been my rock from the beginning. I just thank God for blessing me with such great people in my life.”

  • TRENDING: Who is Courtney Roker’s mother, Alice Bell?

Odicci Alexander has a big family. She has four siblings, older brothers Jameel and Isaiah Maurice, as well as younger sisters Kaylin and Imileigh. They are often seen at her matches supporting her from the crowd.

We wish Odicci Alexander all the best with the next step in her career.

Olivia Olphin is an English Literature graduate and a film and literature fanatic. She has many years of reviewing experience, recently working as accredited press for the London Film Festival. She has also written widely about culture and sex education, as well as LGBTQ+ and women's issues.