Position
Midfielder
Height
5'8
Class
Freshman
Hometown
Port St. Lucie, Fla.
Major
Kinesiology
High School
Mosaic Digital Academy

FRESHMAN SEASON (2017)
Came off the bench in LSU’s season-opening 5-0 win over Mississippi Valley State on Aug. 18.

PRIOR TO LSU
A standout forward and central midfielder who signed with LSU from Lincoln Park Academy and Mosaic Digital Academy in Port St. Lucie, Florida … Formerly a two-year member of the Region III Olympic Development Program during her youth career in 2014 and 2015 … Played internationally in Costa Rica with the Region III ODP Team in 2015 … Part of the team that won the Costa Rica Tournament title that year with the Region III ODP Team … Named to the TopDrawerSoccer.com Best XI at the 2015 ODP National Championships … Appeared at the ODP National Championships in two-straight years in 2015 and 2016 … Veteran of the Thanksgiving ODP Interregional tournament in her youth career … Also experienced with the Florida Youth Soccer Association ODP Team selection for three years from 2013-15 and Super Y ODP selection in 2014 … Played club soccer for a host of teams in the state of Florida, including Mako Soccer Club from 2007-13, West Pines in the Super Y League in 2013 and 2014, Atlanta Fire in 2015 while featuring as an Elite Clubs National League Discovery player and Space Coast United for three years from 2015-17 … Was the leading scorer of the Super Y League in her first year at West Pines in 2013 … Four-year member of her high school team at Lincoln Park Academy from 2013-16 … Honored as her high school team’s Most Valuable Player three-straight times from 2014-16 … Was also a three-time first-team all-area standout while playing for Lincoln Park Academy … Twice the recipient of the Aaron Beauchamp Golden Cleat Award for St. Lucie County in 2014 and 2015, which is awarded each year to athletes with standout leadership and academic skills … Coached throughout her youth career by Pete Dibernardo, Chloe Stokes, Jason Kirk, Joe Tedesco and Scotty Armstrong.

PERSONAL
Full name is Alexandra Brooke Vandegrift … Born on May 27, 1999 … Parents are Craig and Samantha Vandegrift … An honor student in high school with a weighted grade-point average of 4.9 for her career … Member of the International Baccalaureate Program for three years from 9-11 grades while attending Lincoln Park Academy before moving to a full-time dual enrollment at Mosaic Digital Academy in 12th grade … Plans to major in sports medicine/pre-physical therapy at LSU.

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