ACADEMIC INTEGRATION COMPETITIVE EXCELLENCE

IN DIVISION I ATHLETICS

 
7 - Alexa Buckley
Alexa Buckley
Height: 5-8
Year: Sophomore
Hometown: Wayne, Pa.
High School: Episcopal Academy
Position: Midfield
House Affiliation: Mather

Career Highs
Ground Balls: 2 (several)
Draw Controls: 1 (several)
Caused turnovers: 3 (Yale, 3/26/11)

Sophomore · 2012
Caused two turnovers and had a ground ball against Cornell ... Had one ground ball and caused one turnover in double-overtime victory against James Madison ... Collected one ground ball versus Penn ... Recorded one ground ball against John Hopkins ... Graabbed one ground ball and caused one turnover versus Boston College ... Had one ground ball in win against Stanford ... Registered two ground balls and one draw control against Syracuse ... Won one draw and grabbed one ground ball in win versus Holy Cross ... Grabbed two ground balls in win over Prinecton ... Picked up two ground balls and caused one turnover in win against Columbia ... Grabbed one ground ball, won one draw control and cauesd one turonver in win versus Dartmouth ... Picked up one ground ball against Penn in the Ivy League Semifinals.

Freshman · 2011
Started in all 16 games … Collected 11 ground balls, caused nine turnovers and won six draw controls … Had two caused turnovers, scooped up two ground balls and won a draw in come-from-behind win over Johns Hopkins ... Caused three turnovers in win over Yale.

Before Harvard
Four-year starter in soccer and lacrosse … Captained lacrosse team as a senior … Named Academic All-American as a junior … Earned honorable mention All-Main Line as a junior … Received the Mind, Body, Spirit prize for soccer as a senior … Member of the Olympic Development Program for soccer from 2006-08 … Won four straight Inter-Ac League Championships in lacrosse … National Merit Commendation … Received honors all four years of high school …  Volunteer for Starfinder, a center coaching soccer to underprivileged youth in Philadelphia and for Bryn Mawr tutoring  … Also volunteered for the African Education Program and traveled to Zambia in the summer to work with under privileged youth in the village of Kafue … Community Service Board member … Father, Walter, a 1983 graduate of North Carolina was an All-American soccer player for the Tar Heels.