State’s assistant athletics director to speak at Raleigh Sports Club

Bob Alejo, N.C. State assistant athletics director for strength and conditioning, will speak at Wednesday’s Raleigh Sports Club luncheon Wednesday. Alejo coordinates the day-to-day efforts of the men’s basketball team. He was formerly at UCLA and with the Oakland A’s.

Alejo holds the advanced NSCA Strength and Conditioning Coach distinction, and is an accomplished lecturer and author. He was the strength and conditioning coach of the 2008 US Olympic Gold Medal-winning men’s beach volleyball team.

Madison Jones, a Ravenscroft basketball player, will be honored as the Student Athlete of the Week.

Buffet lines open at 11:30 a.m. The Forks Cafeteria will continue to cater a Southern Buffet. The meeting location will again be at Highland UMC at 1901 Ridge Road at the intersection of Lake Boone Trail, just inside the Beltline. Annual dues for the 2011-12 season will remain $60. Weekly attendance fee will remain $14 and applies whether the member plans to eat lunch or not. All guests fees will be $20 per guest. Pick sheets and door prizes will be held.

About Cliff Barnes