3 - Alex Markes
Alex Markes
Height: 6-0
Weight: 180
Year: Senior
Hometown: Valencia, CA
High School: Harvard-Westlake
Position: D

As a Junior in 2013 | Stats: Started 12 of 13 matches, missing part of the season due to injury…Earned Honorable Mention All-Ivy honors as a defender…helped lead the Bears’ backfield to four shutouts and a team goals against average of 1.16… recorded an assist in the Bears’ 2-1 double overtime win against Penn…tallied five shots on the season, including one on frame.

As a Sophomore in 2012|Stats : Started all 19 games on defense … Played 18 complete games, totaling 1763 minutes on the season … Earned an assist in 1-1 tie with Yale … Took 11 shots on the season, including three on goal.

As a Freshman in 2011: Started all 20 games on defense … Played 17 complete games, totaling 1800 minutes on the season … Scored his first collegiate goal, the game-winner, in 2-0 victory over Boston University on September 23rd … Earned Ivy League Rookie of the Week honors on September 12th after helping Brown to a 3-0 record en route to the 2011 Brown Soccer Classic Title … Named Ivy League Rookie of the Week on November 7th after the Bears earned their ninth shutout of the season with a 1-0 overtime win over Yale, as the defense did not allow a single shot to the Bulldogs … Named Defensive MVP of South Carolina’s Gamecock Classic and earned a spot on the All-Tournament Team.

Before Brown: A three-year member of the soccer team at Harvard-Westlake, Markes also ran track for three years … Helped to lead Harvard-Westlake to the 2009-10 Division I CIF SS Finals … Named First Team All-Mission League as both a sophomore and a junior … Earned Second Team All-CIF Honors as a junior … Also played for the Real SoCal Academy Program … Helped to lead Real SoCal Academy team to the Dallas Cup Championship and the San Diego Surf Cup Championship in 2009 … Finished in third place at the 2008 U.S. Youth Soccer Nationals while a member of the U15 Valley United Blast … Personal: The son of Thomas and Felicia Markes, Alex has two brothers, Thomas and Eric … Member of Cum Laude National Honor Society and Japanese National Honor Society … Concentrating in Biology.

Career Highs
Goals: 
1, vs. Boston University (9/23/11)
Assists: 1, 2x, last vs. Penn (11/2/13)
Points: 2, vs. Boston University (9/23/11)
Shots: 3, vs. Yale (11/3/12)
Shots on Goal: 1, 6x, last at New Hampshire (10/8/13)

Career Statistics
SEASON GP/GS G A PTS SHOT SHOT % SOG SOG % GW PK-ATT
2011 20/20 1 0 2 5 .200 2 .400 1 0-0
2012 19/19 0 1 1 11 .000 3 .273 0 0-0
2013 13/12 0 1 1 5 .000 1 .200 0 0-0
TOTAL 52/51 1 2 4 21 .048 6 .286 1 0-0