13 - Alexander Ligeti
Alexander Ligeti
Height: 6'1"
Weight: 155
Year: Freshman
Hometown: Boca Raton, Fla.
High School: North Broward Prep
Position: Defender
Major: Business

FRESHMAN (2013): Utilized a redshirt season in 2013.

HIGH SCHOOL: Varsity member since eighth grade ... started in the State Championship freshman year ... advanced to regional quarterfinal junior year ... Honorable Mention Miami Herald and Sun-Sentinel sophomore year ... First Team All-County Miami Herald and Sun-Sentinel junior year ... voted team MVP by players and coaches junior year ... grades 8-11 stats: 12 goals, 14 assists as a defender. 

CLUB: Weston FC Developmental Academy advanced to playoffs and missed advancing to Final 8 by goal differential ... played up with '93s and '94s junior year ... started 80% of games ... junior year stats: 2 goals and 5 assists. 

PERSONAL: Son of George and Jennifer ... has one sister, Samantha ... plans to major in Business ... father played soccer for Princeton University ... member of the National Honor Society (NHS) ... received the highest honors every year of high school. 

WHY I CHOSE SANTA CLARA: I chose Santa Clara because of it's excellent combination of academics and athletics. The campus is beautiful and in an ideal location. I really felt welcomed by the members of the soccer team on my visit and I knew it was the right fit.