Alyssa De La O is a staff reporter for The Mesquite. A graduate of South San High Schoo, she is now pursuing Communications-Journalism bachelor's degree. Alyssa previously attended Palo Alto College, where she received her associate's degree in communications with a focus on radio and T.V. broadcast. She wrote for "The Pulse" at Palo Alto College. She has a passion for sports and Mariachi singing. She hopes to pursue a career in reporting on sports and San Antonio’s culture.