2000-2001: Finished 15-13 overall, 3-4 in dual matches ... won three matches by fall and two by major decision ... competed in the NCAA Championships in Iowa City, Iowa and posted two victories by defeating Princeton's Juan Venturi (MD, 20-12) and Oregon State's Ben Richards (12-7) ... one of three Cavaliers to advance to the NCAA Championships ... placed second (runner-up) in the ACC Championships and won his first two matches over N.C. State's Ryan McCallum (10-4) and North Carolina's Brad Byers (8-6) ... placed fourth at the Keystone Classic (11/18) and sixth at the Mat Town Invitational (11/25) ... began the season 2-0 after defeating Brown's John Csuka (4-0) and Penn's Rob Dolan (fall @ 1:15) in the Keystone Classic ... had a season-high, three-match win streak on two occasions.
1999-2000: Finished 2-3 overall with one fall ... competed in the Wilkes Open (12/29) and recorded his first collegiate pin when he defeated Jason Ambrose ... did not compete in a dual match.
PREP: Two-time state champion of New Jersey ... four-time district champion at Delsea Regional ... three-time freestyle state champion and state finalist (1997 and 1998) and was the Northeast Regional freestyle champion ... finished as the state champion runner-up in 1999 ... 1997 Cadet All-American ... holds Delsea Regional High School's record for most wins (126).
PERSONAL: Born May 30, 1981 in Washington Township, N.J. ... son of Mr. and Mrs. Harry Alexander ... student council treasurer at Delsea Regional ... recruited by Penn State, Wisconsin and West Virginia ... chose UVa because of its great academics and the team unity.
Alexander by the Numbers
|Year||Weight Class||Overall W-L||Dual W-L||Pins|
Shared Vision Unites Mendenhall and WilliamsGeneral Release5/17/18Virginia's new athletics director, Carla Williams, has formed a strong working relationship with head football coach Bronco Mendenhall.Lillie Helps Lead Cavaliers' ResurgenceWomen's Golf5/16/18Beth Lillie, one of four freshmen named to the All-ACC team, is second in scoring average for UVA, which plays in the NCAA championships this week.McCarthy's Return Sparks CavaliersBaseball5/15/18After missing 34 games with a wrist injury, junior Jake McCarthy returned to the lineup and helped UVA secure a critical ACC series win over Georgia Tech.
Director of News Content
A 1985 graduate of UVA, White worked at the Richmond Times-Dispatch until July 2009. He was honored six times as the state's Sportswriter of the Year.
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