Alex Ridsdale

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Alex Ridsdale

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Nelson, New Zealand

High School:
Mount Albert HS

Last College:
McKendree

Height / Weight:
5-8 / 170

Position:
M


11/01/2014

No. 9 Men's Soccer Downs Villanova, 3-0

Musketeers' senior class becomes winningest in school history

11/16/2014

BIG EAST Championship Match at PPL Park

The Musketeers fell 2-1 in the finale of the BIG EAST Tournament on Sunday, Nov. 16.

As A Junior (2014 - Xavier)

  • BIG EAST Offensive Player of the Week (9/8)

Appeared in all 23 matches with 22 starts... team's third-leading scorer at 14 points (five goals, four assists)... took 25 shots and put 12 on frame... had two game-winning goals... scored twice at Bradley on Sept. 4... assisted on Cory Brown's golden goal, teeing up the corner that led to a 1-0 OT win vs. Cornell (9/7)... scored in the fifth minute to give XU a 1-0 lead vs. Pitt (10/7)... season-high four shots vs. `Nova (11/1)... scored game-winner in 103rd minute of a 2-1 win over Monmouth in the first NCAA Tournament home match in school history (11/20)...

As A Sophomore (2013 - McKendree)

Earned his second consecutive second team All-GLVC honor ... earned Academic All-GLVC Honors ... played in 16 games, making 15 starts ... led the team with seven goals, two assists and 16 points.

As A Freshman (2012 - McKendree)

Was a second team All-GLVC honoree ... played in 16 games, starting in 14 ... led the team with eight goals and was second on the team with five assists and 21 points ... scored his first collegiate goal and also tallied his first collegiate assist in a 4-1 win over Madonna on Aug. 30 ... recorded his first collegiate hat-trick with three goals in a 5-1 win at Kentucky Wesleyan on Oct. 21.

High School
Member of the New Zealand U17 World Cup qualifying team ... won the Golden Boot award as part of the the Mainland Federation team ... helped lead Nayland College to a runner-up finish in the Secondary School National Tournament.

Personal
Born January 14, 1994 ... son of Michael Ridsdale and Marie Calderbank ... comes form same hometown as incoming freshman Cory Brown ... also contacted by St John's.