Posted on July 3, 2014 at 7:26 PM
Thursday, Jul 3 at 7:26 PM
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WHAS11)—A local teen is headed to Hollywood, but not for acting.
Alexa Filley, a recent graduate of Assumption, is set to travel to Hollywood for the 12th Annual Gatorade High School Athlete of the Year Ceremony.
Filley was named the Gatorade National Volleyball Player of the Year and is up for the Female Athlete of the Year award at the ceremony. She led the Rockets for four straight state titles during her time there.
She is also going to attend the ESPY’s put on by ESPN, where all the big celebrities will be attending.
Her talents for volleyball have led her to play for Auburn in college.