Eighteen-year-old Sorgente is an up-and-coming bowl skater who finished a strong 5th at his first XG Park event (Barcelona 2013, in a 20-deep field). He placed 2nd overall on the World Cup Skateboarding rankings for 2014. He's been in Big Air at X Games but bowls are his passion, and he's collecting good results: At the Oi Bowl Jam in Jan. 2015, he landed the first ever Ollie 540 in a bowl contest and finished 2nd to Pedro Barros. After another 5th in Park at Austin 2015, watch for Alex to contend for the podium; he also won the 2015 Sosh Freestyle Cup, Mystic Skate Cup and Van Doren Invitational Vancouver.
- XG Austin '16 is his 5th appearance. Best SKB Park finishes: 5th at XG Barcelona '13 and XG Austin '15. Competed twice in Big Air (7th, XG Munich 2013; 9th, XG LA 2012).
- 1st place, Sosh Freestyle Cup (Marseille, France, June 2015, ahead of Pedro Barros)
- 1st place, Mystic Sk8 Cup (Prague, Czech Republic, June 2015, ahead of Pedro Barros)
- Finished 2nd to Pedro Barros at the Oi Bowl Jam (Brazil, Jan. 2015), when he landed the first ever Ollie 540 in a bowl contest.
- schooled; will graduate in 2016 just after X Games.
X Games Competition History
|X Games Austin 2015|| SKB Park||5th|
|X Games Munich 2013|| SKB Big Air||7th|
|X Games Barcelona 2013|| SKB Park||5th|
|X Games Los Angeles 2012|| SKB Big Air||9th|