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Meet Cuban Cutie: Alex Hernández




Remember when we talked about how the UPRM swim team was full of cuties? Here’s another swim team cutie. Alex Hernández is international, he spent all his life in Cuba and is now studying at UPRM. This cutie thinks that the future is uncertain and he lives day by day with a very disciplined, and dedicated life because he’s not afraid of what’s coming next. His tanned skin and blue eyes will leave you wanting to know more about this cuban cutie. Interested? Keep reading to find out his preferences!


Name: Alex Hernández Medina      

Year: 1st year

Age: 20

Hometown: La Habana, Cuba

Major: Mechanical Engineering

Favorite Food: Rice with black beans and roasted pork with onion and cassava.

Favorite place in the world: My house.



Single or taken? Single

Blondes or brunettes? Brunettes

What do you look for in a girl? First of all, that she cares for me and shows it. Also, maturity, happiness, intelligence, sincerity, good feelings, AND, hips.

Ideal date: I would like to take that one woman to a Virgin Island, with beautiful beaches, somewhere like French Polynesia.

Celebrity Crush: Jennifer López


Describe yourself in three words: Disciplined, dedicated, and, fun. 

Hobby: Fishing

What is it like to practice in the UPRM swimming team? I love practicing and being part of the UPRM swimming team because they’ve managed to welcome me with a tremendous affection and I feel really good being a part of the team.

How do you manage school, swim, and hangouts? I don’t know how I do it, but what I have clear is that college goes first.

Why swimming and not any other sport? I chose swimming because my dad was a swimmer.

What do you miss the most about Cuba? My family. 

Where do you see yourself in 10 years? For me, the future is very uncertain and anything could happen so I don’t waste time thinking about it. I live day by day and all I hope for my future is to be with my family and loved ones wherever I am.

UPRM girls are better because… They are the most intelligent ones because they chose UPRM. 

Photos taken by: Aurelie Cindy Arnould 

A trilingual and cheerful student that has a passion for justice. 20 year old, majoring in Psychology and minoring in International Relations, future law student. Born in Puerto Rico.
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