FFJ alumni, Alex Maxson and Jesse Monteiro, make club proud at annual FAU soccer banquet where they received their Conference USA championship rings and individual accolades as a result of the program's first ever Conference USA championship. They both credit the Florida Fire Juniors Program, along with Coach Cashion, for their success at the collegiate level. Both Alex and Jesse played on Coach Cashion's 97/98 team. Alex is the starting center back and was named to the All-Conference Third Team and All-Conference Academic First Team. She received the Most Valuable Defensive Player and the Academic Excellence of a Champion awards. Jesse is the starting holding midfielder and received the Decorum of a Champion award. Both Alex and Jesse lead their team in minutes played respectively over the course of their first three years at FAU, contributing greatly to the team's success.
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