6 Alex Lightfoot
6 Alex Lightfoot
Height: 5-6
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Fairfax, Va.
High School: WT Woodson
Position: A
Club Team: Virginia United
gp 18
p 54
g 12
a 42

As a senior (2018):

  • Appeared in all 18 games for the Yellow Jackets, starting 15 of those
  • Led the ODAC with 42 assists, tallying a season-high 6 in win vs. Virginia Wesleyan.
  • Was second on the team and ninth in the ODAC with 54 points, tallying 7 in a win over New England College, with two goals and five assists
  • Registered 169 career assists, the most in program history
  • Was selected to the All-Chesapeake Region Second Team as well as First Team All-ODAC.
  • In her career, she was named All-ODAC four times, including First Team each of the past three years

As a junior (2017):

  • Started all 17 games for the Yellow Jackets and led the team in assists with 49 and was second on the team in points with 69
  • Was named to the IWLCA Second Team All-Region as well as the All-State Second Team and the All-ODAC First Team, she was also named ODAC Player of the Week
  • Her 49 assists were also good for first in the ODAC
  • Had a season-high eight points twice this season, first in a win at Goucher (3/11) where she finished with two goals and six assists, then repeatead the performance in a win over Randolph (4/9) with another two goals and six assists
  • Recorded a season-high seven assists in a Mar. 8 win over St. Mary's (Md.).

As a sophomore (2016): 

  • Started every game for the Yellow Jackets this year, earning All-ODAC First Team honors
  • Led the team as well as the conference in assists with 59 averaging 3.28 per contest
  • Was ranked third in the nation in assists
  • Was second on the team in total points tallying 70 on the year
  • Was also named to the All-Chesapeake Region Second Team by the Intercollegiate Women’s Lacrosse Coaches Association (IWLCA). 

As a freshman (2015): 

  • Second Team All-ODAC
  • Lightfoot appeared in all 18 games with 13 starts for the Yellow Jackets
  • Recorded 23 goals and 42 points on the season
  • Picked up 11 groundballs, and caused two turnovers
  • Notched four draw controls, three in one game against Greensboro (3/26).

Personal:

  • Attended WT Woodson high school where she played lacrosse and field hockey
  • Helped her team win the district championship in each of her four years
  • In lacrosse, received Honorable Mention First Team All-District and Second Team All-Region
  • In field hockey, Lightfoot received first team All-Region honors
  • In addition, was elected captain of both teams
  • Parents, Sally Wood Lightfoot '91 and Will Lightfoot '88, graduated from R-MC
  • Sally played tennis for R-MC.

Recent Games
Apr 14 at Shenandoah W, 15-14
Apr 18 Virginia Wesleyan W, 18-6
Apr 21 at Lynchburg W, 8-6
Apr 25 at Randolph W, 19-2
May 5 vs. #3 Lynchburg W, 16-10
May 6 at Washington & Lee L, 14-7
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 18 8
Points 54 27
Goals 12 5
Assists 42 22
Shots 24 11
Shooting percentage 50.0 45.5
Shots on goal 20 10
Shots on goal percentage 83.3 90.9
Free position goals-shots 1-3 1-1
Ground balls 17 5
Draw controls 1 0
Turnovers 15 2
Caused turnovers 4 1
Fouls 0 0
Date Opponent Score g a pts fpg-fps gb dc to ct sh sh% sog sog%
Feb 13 Christopher Newport   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 24 Frostburg St. W, 21-14 0 0 0 0-0 1 0 1 0 0 - 0 -
Feb 28 at Mary Washington L, 17-6 0 0 0 0-0 0 0 1 0 0 - 0 -
Mar 3 at Stevenson L, 12-11 0 4 4 0-0 2 0 2 0 0 - 0 -
Mar 7 New England Col. W, 21-5 2 5 7 0-0 0 0 0 1 2 100.0 2 100.0
Mar 13 Haverford College L, 11-5 1 2 3 0-1 2 0 2 2 2 50.0 2 100.0
Mar 17 Washington College L, 14-13 1 0 1 0-1 1 0 2 0 2 50.0 1 50.0
Mar 22 St. Mary's (Md.) W, 19-15 1 5 6 0-0 2 0 0 0 1 100.0 1 100.0
Mar 28 at Christopher Newport L, 21-16 0 2 2 0-0 3 1 0 0 3 0.0 2 66.7
Mar 31 #11 Washington & Lee L, 19-10 0 0 0 0-0 1 0 0 0 0 - 0 -
Apr 4 at Roanoke W, 17-13 1 4 5 0-0 3 0 0 0 3 33.3 3 100.0
Apr 7 Guilford W, 19-6 1 5 6 0-0 0 0 1 0 1 100.0 1 100.0
Apr 11 at Bridgewater (Va.) W, 17-10 0 1 1 0-0 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 1 100.0
Apr 14 at Shenandoah W, 15-14 1 1 2 0-0 1 0 1 0 2 50.0 1 50.0
Apr 18 Virginia Wesleyan W, 18-6 0 6 6 0-0 0 0 0 1 0 - 0 -
Apr 21 at Lynchburg W, 8-6 0 2 2 0-0 0 0 0 0 0 - 0 -
Apr 25 at Randolph W, 19-2 2 3 5 1-1 0 0 0 0 4 50.0 4 100.0
May 5 vs. #3 Lynchburg W, 16-10 1 2 3 0-0 1 0 2 0 2 50.0 1 50.0
May 6 at Washington & Lee L, 14-7 1 0 1 0-0 0 0 3 0 1 100.0 1 100.0
  gp gs g a pts fpg-fps gb dc to ct sh sh% sog sog%
2014-15 18 13 23 19 42 1-2 11 4 23 2 47 48.9 41 87.2
2015-16 18 18 11 59 70 0-0 18 1 21 6 19 57.9 17 89.5
2016-17 17 16 20 49 69 4-7 8 7 35 4 31 64.5 27 87.1
2017-18 18 15 12 42 54 1-3 17 1 15 4 24 50.0 20 83.3
Total 71 62 66 169 235 6-12 54 13 94 16 121 54.5 105 86.8
  gp gs g a pts fpg-fps gb dc to ct sh sh% sog sog%
Total 18 15 12 42 54 1-3 17 1 15 4 24 50.0 20 83.3
Conference 8 6 5 22 27 1-1 5 0 2 1 11 45.5 10 90.9
Exhibition - - - - 0 0-0 - - - - - - - -
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Home 8 8 6 23 29 0-2 7 0 6 4 8 75.0 7 87.5
Away 9 6 5 17 22 1-1 9 1 7 0 14 35.7 12 85.7
Neutral 1 1 1 2 3 0-0 1 0 2 0 2 50.0 1 50.0
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Wins 11 9 9 34 43 1-1 8 0 5 2 16 56.3 14 87.5
Losses 7 6 3 8 11 0-2 9 1 10 2 8 37.5 6 75.0
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February 2 1 0 0 0 0-0 1 0 2 0 0 - 0 -
March 7 7 5 18 23 0-2 11 1 6 3 10 50.0 8 80.0
April 7 5 5 22 27 1-1 4 0 2 1 11 45.5 10 90.9
May 2 2 2 2 4 0-0 1 0 5 0 3 66.7 2 66.7