Huskies will play five games this fall
Four Huskies were named to the All-Big East First Team
The Huskies outshot the Bearcats 32-15 in their final road game of the season
Sophomore goalkeeper Shannon Nee made 12 saves in the loss
The Huskies received at least two goals from five players in the victory
AS A JUNIOR (2015): Started each of UConn’s 18 games… Ranked fourth on the team in assists (13) and fifth in points (33)… Finished the season as one of seven Huskies to record at least 20 goals, netting exactly 20 scores… Tallied the third-most ground balls (28) on Connecticut, and ended the season with the fourth-highest draw control total (18)… Tabbed the Big East Midfielder of the Week (Feb. 24) after totaling a career-high six points in UConn’s win over Dartmouth (Feb. 21).
AS A SOPHOMORE (2014): Appeared in all 17 games for UConn, starting six of them... Named to the All-Big East Second Team after accumulating 19 points (16 goals, three assists) for the Huskies... Scored three goals against New Hampshire (March 5) and Cincinnati (April 19) and netted at least two goals in a game four times... Recorded three ground balls in a game twice had a season-high three caused turnovers against Villanova (April 26)... Finished the year with 22 groundballs, 11 draw controls and 14 caused turnovers.
AS A FRESHMAN (2013): Appeared in 18 games as a freshman... Was second among freshmen with 11 goals... Scored the game-tying goal against Villanova (April 7) to send the match into overtime... Had two goals and one assist against Marquette (April 19)... Scored two game-winning goals on the season.
BEFORE UCONN: Four-year varsity starter and captain senior year... Led Staples to State Championship game in 2010... Led team in ground balls as a junior and senior... All-America Honorable Mention, All-State and All-Conference as a senior... Named to the Norwalk Hour and Connecticut Post All-Star Teams from 2010-2012... A member of the 2012 MSG All-Connecticut Region Team... Also played two years varsity soccer... Three-time Norwalk Hour All-Area honors winner.
PERSONAL: Alexandra Nicole Crofts... Daughter of Charles and Nancy Crofts... Has one sibling, Ryan... Born July 1, 1994.