22 - Alex Smith
Alex Smith
Height: 5-8
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Delran, N.J.
High School: Peddie
Position: G

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AS A JUNIOR IN 2012-2013:

  • Named first team All-Patriot League, and to the Patriot League All-Academic team
  • Selected to the Patriot League All-Tournament team
  • Named Patriot League Player of the Week (2/4) and AT&T Crusader of the Week (11/26)
  • Received the Rev. George L. O’Brien Award as the Homecoming MVP against American
  • Started all 32 games, averaing 35.9 minutes (third in Patriot League)
  • Averaged 14.5 points, 4.0 rebounds, 3.7 assists and 1.3 steals per game
  • Led the Patriot League’s in scoring with 463 points
  • Also ranked first in conference and 17th in the nation with 2.9 three-pointers made per game
  • Scored double digits in 29 of 32 games
  • Led the team in scoring in 19 games, and in assists in 12 contests
  • Hit 37.2 percent of her three-point attempts, to rank second in the league and 44th in the country
  • Set Holy Cross single-season records for three-pointers made (93) and three-point attempts (250)
  • Became 29th 1,000-point scorer in school history versus American
  • Hit the 20-point mark four times, at UMass, against Brown, at Army and versus American
  • Swiped a career-best six steals against Central Conn. and Dartmouth
  • Grabbed a career-best 10 rebounds at Quinnipiac
  • Tied a career-high with six three-pointers made against Brown
  • Played a career-best 40 minutes at Army
  • Went a career-best six-of-six from the free throw line against Lehigh in the Patriot League Tournament
  • Named to the Patriot League Academic Honor Roll
  • Member of the Holy Cross Leadership Academy

AS A SOPHOMORE IN 2011-2012:

  • Selected to the first team All-Patriot League
  • Named to the Patriot League All-Tournament team
  • Patriot League Player of the Week (12/12)
  • AT&T Crusader of the Week (1/28)
  • Miami Holiday Classic All-Tournament team honoree
  • Started in all 34 games
  • Averaged 35.3 minutes, 12.5 points, 3.6 rebounds and 5.5 assists per game
  • Led the team in average minutes played, also ranking third in the Patriot League
  • Posted 187 assists, the most on the team and highest amongst league players
  • Her 187 assists rank fourth in program single-season records
  • Had at least four assists in 28 games
  • Earned her first career double-double with 22 points and a season-best 11 assists at Harvard (11/27)
  • Ranked second on the team and fifth in the conference in scoring
  • Led the team in scoring 12 times
  • Had 17 double-digit scoring affairs, including four games with over 20 points
  • Notched a season-high 26 points, going 9-of-16 from the field against Army (1/25)
  • Also scored 20 points vs. Northeastern (12/7) and 20 points vs. UNH (3/15)
  • Shot 37.1 percent from three-point range, making 85 of 229 attempts
  • Her 85 three-pointers made are first in Holy Cross single-season records • Hit a season-high five three pointers in four contests
  • Ranked first on the team and second in the league with 70 steals
  • Posted a season-high five steals in two contests
  • Finished the season with a 41.0 field goal percentage
  • Member of the Holy Cross Leadership Academy

AS A FRESHMAN IN 2010-2011:

  • Named to the Patriot League All-Rookie team
  • Saw action in 29 games, making 27 starts
  • Averaged 32.0 minutes, 11.1 points, 3.4 rebounds and 3.4 assists per game
  • Led the team in minutes played per game• Ranked second on the team in scoring
  • Led the team in scoring 10 times with 17 double-digit scoring affairs, including three games with over 20 points
  • Ranked 15th in the nation in three-pointers made per-game
  • Led the team in assists
  • Had a .376 three-point field goal percentage, making 82-of-218 shots
  • Her 82 three-pointers made were the second-highest single-season total in Holy Cross history
  • Ranked second on the team with 44 steals
  • Ranked second on the team in free throw percentage at .806, going 25-of-31 from the line
  • Made her collegiate debut against Yale, scoring four points
  • Scored 21 points against Maine and 20 point at home versus Lafayette
  • Had a career-high 22 points at Northeastern
  • Recorded five or more assists eight times
  • Had a season-high seven assists at Colgate
  • Won the team’s Winter Homecoming Game MVP honor and was named to the Cavalier Classic’s All-Tournament Team
  • Finished the season with a .368 field goal percentage

HIGH SCHOOL:

  • Four-year varsity member of the Peddie School basketball team, playing guard under head coach Sean Casey
  • Captained team her senior year
  • Won the Coach’s Award (2010)
  • Named second team All-Prep League in 2010, after being an honorable mention selection in 2008
  • Member of the Crescent Bank National High School Invitational All-Tournament team (2010)
  • Member of a team that won 14 consecutive New Jersey state titles and 12 straight Mid-Atlantic Prep League titles
  • Also played AAU basketball for the Lady Running Rebels

PERSONAL:

  • Daughter of Donald and Stacy Smith
  • Has one brother (David) and one sister (Jillian)
  • Majoring in Psychology