Name: Alex Carlson
Sport: Curling
Discipline(s): Curling
Position: Vice skip
Height: 5 feet, 3 inches
DOB: 12/14/1988
Birthplace: St. Paul, Minn.
Hometown: St. Paul, Minn.
High School: Henry Sibley High School
College: Marquette University
Team/Club: Team Sinclair
World Championship Experience
  • World Women's Championship: 2018 (4th)
  • World Junior Championships: 2010 (bronze), 2009
Other Career Highlights
  • 2018 Players' Championship winner -- first U.S. team to win a Grand Slam event
  • 2018 U.S. Olympic Team Trials (runner-up)
  • 2018 U.S. Olympic Team Mixed Doubles Trials
  • Three-time U.S. Women's National Champion (2018, 2017, 2015)
  • Curling Night in America series on NBCSN, 2017-18 season
  • 2017 Continental Cup champion
  • Bronze medalist at 2010 World Junior Championships
  • 2010 USA Curling Female Athlete of the Year
  • Two-time U.S. junior national champion
  • U.S. Junior Women's National Championship: 2010 (champion), 2009 (champion), 2008 (runner-up), 2006 (semifinalist)
  • U.S. Women's National Championship: 2017 (champion), 2015 (champion), 2014 (5th), 2013 (4th), 2012 (4th), 2007 (4th)
  • U.S. Mixed Doubles National Championship: 2017 (semifinalist), 2016 (4th)
  • Kariuzawa International Championship: 2011 (bronze)
Personal: Daughter of Craig Carlson and Christine Jensen...Has two sisters...Works for Fang Consulting, Ltd., as a quality systems consultant and quality auditor for medical device companies...Alex is a Type 1 diabetic...Alex earned a degree in biomedical engineering from Marquette University in 2011