Inside the lavish outdoor wedding of hockey player Amanda Magadan and Alec Golini

Inside the lavish outdoor wedding of hockey player Amanda Magadan and Alec Golini
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  • Amanda Magadan is a female field hockey player from the United States
  • She recently married her long-term boyfriend Alec Golini
  • The two were college sweethearts

Amanda Magadan is married to her college sweetheart Alec Golini

Amanda Magadan, an American women’s field hockey player, is married. The midfielder for USA Field Hockey, 27, has tied the knot to her college sweetheart Alec Golini.

The rustic wedding took place on October 15th of 2022 at The Andrews Farm, just outside Charlotte, in Midland, North Carolina. Similarly, the ceremony featured enormous celebrations as well as private moments.

The beautiful couple exchanged vows in front of 140 of their closest relatives and friends in a private ceremony.

The bride gushed about the wedding ceremony with PEOPLE,

“Our wedding day so perfectly captured the unique bond we share as a couple, thanks to our incredible vendors and wedding planner (shoutout Honey & Thyme!),”

Amanda Magadan recently married her long-term boyfriend Alec Golini
Amanda Magadan recently married her long-term boyfriend Alec Golini (source: PEOPLE.com)

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She then went on to say,

“The greatest celebration imaginable, our wedding afforded us the opportunity to reflect on who we are, where we’ve been, and where we want to go as we embark on life’s journey together.”

As for the reception, the couple served their guests Southern specialties at the celebration, including a spicy wedding cake. Similarly, Jeni’s Ice Cream and Chick-fil-A sandwiches were offered as the evening special.

The couple exchanged personally written vows

When Magadan was asked to recall her favorite moment from their wedding, she highlighted the personally written vows in front of their loved ones.

She explained,

“Not only was it special and unique to our love story, but it was important for us both to set the foundation for our marriage in front of all those in attendance while being able to reflect upon the many moments of joy that we had experienced together over the years,”

Amanda Magadan and Alec Golini were collegesweetheart
Amanda Magadan and Alec Golini were collegesweetheart (Source: PEOPLE.com)

Amanda described their wedding as “indescribable,” owing to the outpouring of love and well wishes from their loved ones. Similarly, she expresses her appreciation to those who attended their special day, stating,

“But most importantly, gratitude for our family and friends who have played a part in our journey, both individually and as a couple — challenging us, supporting us, and loving us along the way.”

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How long have Alec Golini and Amanda Magadan been dating?

Amanda and Alec first met at Lafayette College in Pennsylvania. The romance immediately blossoms between them and have remained together ever since.

They both have a passion for sports. During the college years, Golini played soccer whereas Magadan Amanda has had success on the athletic field.

Magadan made her debut for the US Women’s Junior National Team at the 2016 Junior Pan American Cup in Tacarigua, Trinidad and Tobago.

Amanda Magadan is a female field hockey player from the United States
Amanda Magadan is a female field hockey player from the United States (Source: Ritual Hockey)

Similarly, the tournament qualified the team for the 2016 Junior World Cup, where the player also represented the United States.

She debuted at the 2016 Junior World Cup for the US Women’s Junior National Team.

Following her success with the national junior team, she joined the women’s US national team in 2017. She competed for the United States at the 2017 Pan American Cup in the same year.

She also played in the 2022 Pan American Cup as a captain for Team USA, where she scored a goal against Canada in the opening round.

Further, Magadan was a member in the 2019 FIH Olympic Qualifier Event in Bhubaneswar against India.

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