Women's Soccer—Roster

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#23 Alex Yorke

Class Year: 2014

Position: M

High School: St. Ignatius Prep

Hometown: Chicago, Ill.

2012 season highlights: Yorke started all 15 games in a center midfield spot and earned second team All-NESCAC honors. She finished with two assists.  Alex will be a captain for the 2013 season. 2011 season highlights: Alex, who made the All-New England Team, was fifth on the team in scoring with one goal and two assists for four points. She started in 14 of the 15 games and had the game-winning goal in a 1-0 win over rival Bates in a road game. Yorke also had the assist in a 1-0 win against Connecticut College to open the season. 2010 season highlights: Yorke played in all 14 games and had two starts in her first year. She had her first collegiate goal in a 2-2 tie with league rival Wesleyan and added an assist in a 4-3 overtime win in another conference game against Bates. At Colby: Alex is pursuing a major in Global Studies...media relations intern at Northwestern Memorial Hospital in Chicago...works at the bookstore on campus and worked as a soccer camp counselor during the summer.  Before Colby: Played soccer, tennis, and basketball  at St. Ignatius College Prep...earned all-sectional, all-conference, and all-state academic honors. Summer 2013: Interned at Fox 32 News in Chicago on the assignment desk.