18 - Scott Alford
Scott Alford
Height: 6-3
Weight: 175
Year: So.
Hometown: Hillsborough, N.C.
Position: Forward
Previous School: Northern Durham HS
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a 3
sh % .053
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As a freshman (2011): Appeared in 22 matches, making 14 starts…Second on the team in goals (7)…Third in points (15)…Tallied his first two collegiate goals, including the match-winner, against Barton (Oct. 1)…Found the back of the net in back-to-back matches against Mount Olive (Oct. 15) and Erskine (Oct. 19)…Forced extra time at Mount Olive with a headed goal in the 90th minute…Scored in three straight contests (Oct. 25-Nov. 4)…Netted the equalizer in the 90th minute at Limestone (Oct. 25)…Tallied the breakthrough against King (Nov. 1) in the quarterfinal round of the Conference Carolinas Tournament…Gave the Bobcats a 3-0 advantage against Erskine (Nov. 4) in the semifinal round of the conference tournament…Recorded his first collegiate assist against Anderson (Nov. 9) in the opening round of the NCAA Tournament, setting up the match-winner in extra time.

High School: Graduated from Northern Durham High School in Durham, N.C…Coached by Mike Teruantt…Two-time all-conference selection and National Honor Society honoree in soccer…Team captain…Three-time scholar athlete for both soccer and tennis…Played club soccer for Triangle United Soccer Academy…Coached by Jeff Neghalia…Team finished 2010 ranked second in the state.

Personal: Full name is Scott Alexander Alford…Born on Sep. 17, 1993 in Durham, N.C…Son of Jerry and Kim Alford…Has two sisters, Ashley (24) and Alana (20)…Father Jerry played four years of football at Elon University…Sister Ashley played tennis at UNC-Wilmington in 2006…Majoring in business administration…Plans to pursue a professional playing career…2012 Conference Carolinas Spring Presidential Honor RollDean’s List.

More about Scott: Favorite book: “The Maze Runner”…Favorite midnight snack: Chips and salsa…Favorite movie: “21 Jump Street”…Favorite musical artist: The Kooks…Favorite song: “Naive” by The Kooks…Favorite sports team: Chelsea FC…Favorite athlete: Didier Drogba of Chelsea FC…Favorite saying by Coach Squires: “Pays to be a winner”…Favorite color: Blue…Favorite food: Filet Mignon…Favorite sport other than soccer: Tennis…People Scott most admires: His father…Best advice Scott has ever been given: “Don’t worry about other people’s opinions, believe in yourself”…When people first meet Scott, they think: “This guy is strange”.

Recent Games
Oct 6 Pfeiffer T, 0-0
Oct 10 Limestone T, 1-1
Oct 17 Lenoir-Rhyne T, 0-0
Oct 20 at Barton L, 1-0
Oct 23 King (Tenn.) L, 3-2
Oct 27 Mount Olive L, 1-0
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 17 10
Games started 12 7
Goals 2 1
Assists 3 3
Points 7 5
Shots 38 26
Shot Pct .053 .038
Penalty kicks 0-0 0-0
Game-winning goals 1 0
Date Opponent Score g a pts sh pct pk gw
Aug 31 Lynn L, 1-0 0 0 0 1 .000 0-0 0
Sep 2 at Catawba W, 1-0 1 0 2 1 1.000 0-0 1
Sep 7 at Tusculum L, 2-0 0 0 0 1 .000 0-0 0
Sep 9 vs. Carson-Newman L, 2-0 0 0 0 2 .000 0-0 0
Sep 12 at Mars Hill L, 1-0 0 0 0 1 .000 0-0 0
Sep 15 at North Greenville W, 2-0 0 0 0 1 .000 0-0 0
Sep 20 North Georgia L, 2-1 0 0 0 2 .000 0-0 0
Sep 22 at Queens (N.C.) L, 3-2 0 2 2 1 .000 0-0 0
Sep 26 at Belmont Abbey L, 2-0 0 0 0 1 .000 0-0 0
Sep 29 Coker W, 1-0 0 0 0 3 .000 0-0 0
Oct 4 at Erskine L, 1-0 0 0 0 1 .000 0-0 0
Oct 6 Pfeiffer T, 0-0 0 0 0 5 .000 0-0 0
Oct 10 Limestone T, 1-1 0 1 1 3 .000 0-0 0
Oct 17 Lenoir-Rhyne T, 0-0 0 0 0 4 .000 0-0 0
Oct 20 at Barton L, 1-0 0 0 0 0 - 0-0 0
Oct 23 King (Tenn.) L, 3-2 1 0 2 6 .167 0-0 0
Oct 27 Mount Olive L, 1-0 0 0 0 5 .000 0-0 0
  gp gs g a pts sh sh% sog sog% yc rc pk gw
2011-12 22 14 7 1 15 38 .184 18 .474 3 0 0-0 1
2012-13 17 12 2 3 7 38 .053 13 .342 3 0 0-0 1
2013-14 17 14 6 3 15 49 .122 21 .429 1 0 0-0 1
2014-15 8 1 2 0 4 15 .133 8 .533 0 0 0-0 0
Total 64 41 17 7 41 140 .121 60 .429 7 0 0-0 3
  gp gs g a pts sh sh% sog sog% yc rc pk gw
Total 17 12 2 3 7 38 .053 13 .342 3 0 0-0 1
Conference 10 7 1 3 5 26 .038 7 .269 2 0 0-0 0
Exhibition - - - - 0 - - - - - - 0-0 -

Home 8 5 1 1 3 29 .034 8 .276 1 0 0-0 0
Away 8 6 1 2 4 7 .143 5 .714 2 0 0-0 1
Neutral 1 1 0 0 0 2 .000 0 .000 0 0 0-0 0

Wins 3 1 1 0 2 5 .200 4 .800 0 0 0-0 1
Losses 11 8 1 2 4 21 .048 5 .238 3 0 0-0 0

September 9 7 1 2 4 13 .077 7 .538 1 0 0-0 1
October 7 5 1 1 3 24 .042 6 .250 1 0 0-0 0
November - - - - 0 - - - - - - 0-0 -
December - - - - 0 - - - - - - 0-0 -