2010 SEC Academic Honor Roll
2010 ESPN The Magazine Academic All-District VI Second Team
2009 SEC Academic Honor Roll
2007 OVC Offensive Player of the Year
2007 First-Team All-OVC
2007 Soccer Buzz Second-Team All-Central Region
2006 OVC All-Newcomer Team
Proved to be a leader both on and off the field in three years at LSU ... Started all 45 matches for the Tigers during her two seasons on the pitch in 2009 and 2010 ... Helped lead the Tigers to a 23-12-10 overall record with a 12-6-4 mark in SEC play in two seasons ... Did not compete with the Tigers in 2008 after transferring to LSU from Southeast Missouri State prior to her junior campaign ... Served as the team captain during her senior season in 2010 ... Finished her career with four goals and seven assists for 15 points with the Tigers on the offensive end of the field ... Saw action at each level during her collegiate career while starting as a forward, midfielder and defender over the course of two seasons ... A two-time selection to the SEC Academic Honor Roll ... Ended her career with a selection to the ESPN The Magazine Academic All-District VI Second Team in 2010 ... Graduated from LSU in December 2010 with a degree in kinesiology.
SENIOR SEASON (2010)
A jack-of-all-trades for the Tigers during her senior season in 2010 ... Served as team captain during her senior season ... Was the team's lone senior during the 2010 campaign ... Cracked the starting lineup in all 21 matches during the 2010 season while playing as a forward, midfielder and defender ... Scored two goals and recorded one assist for five points on the year ... Scored the game-winning goal in a 2-0 win over McNeese State on Sept. 19 ... Also scored the team's first goal in a 6-2 defeat of Mississippi State on Oct. 17 ... Assisted on Carlie Banks' game-winner in a 1-0 shutout of Louisiana-Lafayette on Sept. 12 ... Also played on LSU's back line that finished the season with a 0.72 goals against average ... A part-time starter at left back ... LSU's 0.72 GAA ranked No. 3 in the SEC for the 2010 season ... Honored for her performance in the classroom as a selection to the ESPN The Magazine Academic All-District VI Second Team, as announced by the College Sports Information Directors of America ... Also selected a member of the SEC Academic Honor Roll for the second time in her career ... Earned her second varsity letter ... Graduated from LSU with a degree in kinesiology during commencement ceremonies in December 2010.
REDSHIRT JUNIOR SEASON (2009)
Started all 24 matches for the Tigers in 2009 ... Played primarily as part of LSU's defensive back line as a starting left back, but also saw action in the attack on the left side as both a forward and midfielder ... Attempted LSU's corner kicks from the left side of the field ... A leader of one of the top defensive units in the SEC that allowed just 18 goals on the season and finished the campaign with a 0.71 goals against average ... The Tigers ranked No. 3 in GAA and No. 4 in goals allowed in the SEC in 2009 ... Scored two goals and six assists for 10 points on the offensive end ... Her six assists ranked No. 3 on the team ... Scored her first goal in an LSU uniform in the Tigers' 4-0 win over Mississippi State on Oct. 18 ... Also scored a goal and recorded two assists in LSU's 7-0 win over Arkansas-Pine Bluff in the first round of the NCAA Tournament ... Assisted on Malorie Rutledge's game-winning goal in the third minute of play against Arkansas-Pine Bluff ... Assisted on both of LSU's goals in a 2-1 SEC win over Vanderbilt on Oct. 11, including the game-winner on a corner kick with just 28 seconds remaining in the first overtime period ... Also recorded assists against UL-Lafayette on Sept. 13 and Vanderbilt in the first round of the SEC Tournament on Nov. 4 ... Finished the season with 32 total shots and 14 shots on goal ... Named to the SEC Academic Honor Roll following the season in January 2010 ... Earned her first varsity letter.
JUNIOR SEASON (2008)
Received a redshirt during the 2008 season after transferring to LSU from Southeast Missouri State.
PRIOR TO LSU
Enjoyed a stellar two-year career at Southeast Missouri State as the premier player in the Ohio Valley Conference ... Earned OVC Offensive Player of the Year and First-Team All-OVC honors in 2007 after leading the Redhawks with nine goals, six assists and 24 points on the campaign ... Was also a Second-Team All-Central Region selection by Soccer Buzz Magazine during her sophomore season ... Led the Redhawks to an NCAA Tournament berth in 2007 after sweeping OVC regular season and tournament titles ... One of the top newcomers to the OVC in 2006 as she was named to the OVC All-Newcomer Team ... Was SEMO's leading scorer as a freshman with nine goals, three assists and 21 points ... Wrapped up her two-year career with the Redhawks with 18 goals, nine assists and 45 points ... Came to LSU with an outstanding reputation in the classroom ... Was named a CoSIDA/ESPN The Magazine First-Team Academic All-District selection for District VII in 2007 ... Was an OVC Medal of Honor recipient in 2007 for having the highest grade-point average of all soccer players in the conference ... Was also a Southeast Missouri State Scholar-Athlete and a member of the OVC Commissioner's Honor Roll ... Was a standout at Liberty High School prior to the start of her collegiate career ... Was her team's leading scorer as a senior with 27 goals and 13 assists ... Wrapped up her high school career with first-team all-district and all-conference selections ... Also earned second-team all-region and all-state honors as a high school senior ... Was the Northland Conference Offensive Player of the Year in 2005 ... Played club soccer for the KC Dynamos.
Full name is Courtney Alexander ... Born on April 28, 1988 ... Parents are Ted and Dana Alexander ... Has an older brother named Cody ... Father, Ted, played college football at William Jewell College and her brother played college football at Southern Nazarene College of the NAIA ... Graduated from LSU with a degree in kinesiology in December 2010.