Height: 5'8"
Class: Freshman
Hometown: Petal, Miss.
High School: Petal HS
Major: Biological Sciences
Experience: 1 Letter


Made 11 appearances for the Tigers as a true freshman while playing primarily along the front line ... Scored her only goal of the season in her collegiate debut in a 3-1 defeat at the hands of the Memphis Tigers on Aug. 19 ... Also cracked LSU's starting 11 in a 3-0 win at Louisiana-Lafayette on Aug. 21 and in a 1-0 defeat at Rice on Sept. 2 ... Came off the bench in matches against NC State, Oregon, Pepperdine, McNeese State, Oklahoma, Florida and Arkansas during the regular season ... Also saw action in a first-round match against Auburn at the 2011 SEC Tournament ... Finished the season with 11 total shots and six shots on goal ... Scored one goal for two points on the campaign ... Received her first varsity letter with the Tigers.

One of the elite offensive talents at the prep level for the Class of 2011 ... Ranked among the top recruits in the country regardless of position ... Tabbed a four-star recruit and the No. 88-ranked recruit nationally according to the National Top 100 for the Class of 2011 ... Also considered one of the premier players in the South ... Ranked as the No. 1 player in the state of Mississippi and the No. 2 player in the South Region Top 20 for the Class of 2011 ... A three-year veteran of the Region III Olympic Development Program Team from 2008-10 ... Has had the chance to compete against many of the premier players across the country as a member of the Region III ODP Team ... Was a participant at both the Thanksgiving ODP Interregional in 2008 and the February ODP Interregional National Camp in 2010 ... A product of Petal High School ... Selected this year to represent Petal High School in the Mississippi Association of Coaches Soccer All-Star Classic on Feb. 12, 2011 ... Currently plays club soccer for Gulf Coast United ... Helped guide her club team to a second-place finish at the prestigious Disney Showcase in Orlando ... Has also played club soccer for the Hattiesburg Youth Soccer Association ... Helped lead HYSA to four club state championships in her time with the team.

Full name is Alexandra La'Vinia Cook ... Born on June 19, 1993 ... Parents are Carl and Gwen Cook ... Plans to major in biology at LSU.


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Coach Lee on Alex Cook - '11 Signee