George Mason Women's Lacrosse BIO
10 Alexa McGovern
2016: Atlantic 10 First Team All-Conference… Named VaSID All-State Second Team... Played and started all 17 games... Led team with 41 goals... Ranked fifth in Atlantic 10 with 2.41 goals a game... Forty-one goals are eighth-most in a single season in program history and most since 2008... Also had five assists for a total of 46 points for third-most on team... Led team with 46 draw controls... Now has 111 draw controls in career for second-most all-time at Mason... Needs just eight draw controls to become program's all-time leader... Tied a school record with seven draw controls against Oregon (March 9)... Also had six draw controls against Liberty (March 23)... Most draw controls in a game since 2013... Tied a career high with five goals (on five shots) against St. Bonaventure (April 22)... Also had four games with four goals... Had a team-high 12 multi-goal games... Tied career high with two caused turnovers against Liberty.
2015: Atlantic 10 First Team All-Conference… Named VaSID All-State Second Team... Competed in all 17 games for the Patriots, starting in 16…Registered 38 points behind 32 goals and six assists…Was named A-10 Player of the Week following the Patriots wins over Wagner and Furman…McGovern registered seven goals on the week, with a career-high five goals at Wagner (3/14)…Registered a career-high six points at George Washington behind four goals and two assists.. Ended the season second all-time at Mason for draw controls in a season with 53...Tied for fourth in draw controls in a game with six.
2014: Saw action in 15 games for the Patriots...Finished with four goals, seven ground balls, 12 draw controls and caused one turnover...Had a career-high two goals in Mason's win over St. Bonaventure.
Prep: Attended Century High School…Four-year lacrosse letterwinner…Named Most Coachable in 2013…Earned Regional Championship Award last season and in 2011…Helped Knights to a 2012 State Championship…Also competed in soccer, cross country and track…Two-time Second Team All-Conference Indoor Track honoree…Named Second Team All-County Indoor Track in 2013…Member of National Honor Society…AP Scholar…Multiple Scholar Athlete Award winner…Earned Certificate of Meritorious Service for completing 300+ hours…Multiple Distinguished Honor Roll Award recipient.
Personal: Parents are Mark and Christine McGovern…Has one sister, Kirsten, who runs cross country and track at UMBC…Plans to major in Chemistry.