In January 2013, Alex Conover joined Northstar Hoops as a writer and lead photographer for Minnesota's comprehensive high school basketball news source. Along with writing recruiting reports, scouting reports and the Player Of The Week award, Alex also works year-round on updating and maintaining the Prep Hoops photo database.
Alex is a 2011 graduate of Saint Mary's University of Minnesota who also studied for two years in the Minneapolis College of Art and Design's post-bac graphic design program. He balances his duties at Northstar Hoops with a day job at Minneapolis Public Schools and freelance graphic design and photography projects. His photo work has been published by SLAM Online, Yahoo! Sports, Timberwolves.com, KDWB Radio and more. Alex can be reached on email at [email protected] or on Twitter at @NorthstarAlex.