14 Alex Young
14 Alex Young
Height: 6-2
Year: Senior
Hometown: Mission Viejo, Calif.
High School: Capistrano Valley HS
Position: 2MD
Played in 18 games during his junior campaign, tallying three goals for the Gauchos...Scored in the season-opener against UC Santa Cruz (Sept, 2) at the UCSD Triton Invitational...Tallied a goal in loss to eventual NCAA champion, Cal (Oct. 26)...Also had a goal in a 9-5 win over UC Irvine (Nov. 5)...Handed out five assists, collected three steals and earned four penalties or ejections. 2005
Scored a total of eight goals on the season... Had a season-high four goals against La Verne (9/11) at the Inland Empire Classic. 2004
Scored one goal in win against Claremont-Mudd (9/11). 2003
Redshirt. High School
Played for Jason Lynch and Steve Yancey at Capistrano Valley High School in the South Coast Athletic League...Named First Team All-South Coast League as a senior and Second-Team All-League as a junior...Two-time Third-Team All-CIF selection...Chosen as the Capistrano Valley MVP following both his junior and senior seasons... Also competed in swimming for Capistrano Valley...Received writing recognition for the Golden State Exam...Was a scholar athlete and made the Principal's List. Club
Played for the South Pacific Coast Club Team that finished in sixth place at the National Championships. Personal
Born June 14, 1985 in Capistrano Valley, Calif....Son of Jim and Margie Young...Majoring in geography at UCSB...Aspires to be a U.S. Coast Guard....Nicknamed "Monster"...Favorite food is Penta Water...Favorite players are Wolf Wigo and former Gaucho and current U.S. National Team member Brian Alexander.