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Jessica Alexander
Jessica Alexander

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Riverview, Fla.

High School:
Newsome HS

Height:
5-11


07/20/2013

Former Chanticleer Jessica Alexander Notches First Professional Win

Alexander won the Tennessee Women's Open by two strokes

07/17/2013

Women's Golf Cards Top 20 GPA Nationally During 2012-13 Campaign

Coastal owns the 17th highest GPA in all of women's collegiate golf

07/01/2013

Five Women's Golfers Recognized for Academic Excellence

06/05/2013

Women's Golf Earns Prestigious APR Award from NCAA

Women's golf posted a perfect 1,000 APR

05/19/2013

Coastal Student-Athletes Excel Academically in the Spring; 41 Graduate

32 Post 4.0; 104 Make Dean's List; 242 Had at least 3.0 for the Semester

05/11/2013

2013 Coastal Carolina Women's Golf NCAA Central Regional Round 3

Coastal Carolina Women's Golf NCAA Central Regional Round 3 | Jimmie Austin OU Golf Club | Norman, Okla. | May 11, 2013

05/10/2013

2013 Coastal Carolina Women's Golf NCAA Central Regional Round 2

Coastal Carolina Women's Golf NCAA Central Regional Round 2 | Jimmie Austin OU Golf Club | Norman, Okla. | May 10, 2013

05/09/2013

2013 Coastal Carolina Women's Golf NCAA Central Regional Round 1

2013 Coastal Carolina Women's Golf NCAA Central Regional Round 1 | Jimmie Austin OU Golf Club | Norman, Okla. | May 9, 2013

04/15/2013

2013 Coastal Carolina Women's Golf Big South Award Winners

2013 Coastal Carolina Women's Golf Big South Award Winners (April 15, 2013)

09/13/2012

2012-13 Women's Golf

2012-13 Women's Golf (Hackler Course | 9-5-2012)

• 2013 All-Big South Conference
• 2013 Big South Conference All-Championship team
• 2013 NGCA All-American Scholar
• 2012 All-Big South Conference
• 2012 NGCA All-American Scholar
• 2011 Golfweek All-East Region
• 2011 Big South Golfer of the Year
• 2011 Big South Championship Individual Medalist
• 2011 NGCA All-American Scholar
• 2010 Big South Freshman of the Year
• 2010
All-Big South Conference
• 2010 NGCA All-American Scholar

Finished her Coastal Carolina career ranked second in the CCU annals with a career scoring average of 75.27 ... Ranked fourth (74.38, 2012-13), fifth (74.66, 2010-11) and 11th (75.90, 2009-10) on the CCU single season scoring average list ... Holds the Coastal Carolina 54-hole record with an 8-under 208 (70-67-71) at the 2013 M&F Bank Rebel Intercollegiate ... Competed in three NCAA Regionals (2010, 2011 and 2013) and one NCAA Championship (2011) ... One of three members of the hole in one club, recording an ace on the par-3, 186-yard 11th hole at the Mercedes-Benz Women's Championship on Oct. 9, 2010 ... Six-time Big South Golfer of the Week honoree ... Earned NGCA All-American Scholar honors each of her four seasons.

Spring 2013: Named All-Big South Conference and Big South All-Championship team ... Concluded the season with a 74.38 scoring average, the fourth-best in Coastal Carolina history ... Coastal's top finisher in three of nine events ... Won individual medalist honors and led the Chants to the team title at the M&F Bank Rebel Intercollegiate with a CCU record 54-hole score of 8-under 208 (70-67-71), earning Big South Golfer of the Week honors ... Tied for fourth (72-78-71=221) at the Big South Championship, helping Coastal to the team title ... Tied for 30th in the 126-competitor field at the NCAA Central Regional with a three-round tally of 221 (71-75-75) ... Finished seventh (tied) at the Briar's Creek Invitational, carding a 227 (72-76-79) ... Turned in a ninth-place showing at the Purdue Mount Vintage Invitational (78-74-77=229), an event won by the Chants ... Carded 12 rounds of par or better, including a pair of rounds in the 60s ... Notched four top-five, seven top-10 and nine top-20 finishes ... Owned Coastal's low round of the season with a 67 over the second round of the M&F Bank Rebel Intercollegiate ... Led the Chants in par-5 scoring with a 4.88 average ... Notched four eagles, including one in the first round of the NCAA Central Regional ... Closed the season with 86 birdies and a .672 greens in regulation percentage ... Ended the season ranked 92nd by Golfstat and 100th by Golfweek ... Named to the 2012-13 Big South Presidential Honor Roll for posting at least a 3.0 GPA for the academic year.

Fall 2012: Finished the fall season with a 74.1 scoring average ... Recorded a fall season-best fifth-place finish at the rain shortened Lady Pirate Intercollegiate, posting an even-par 72 over the only round of play ... Opened the season with a 68 in the first round of the Dale McNamara Invitational en route to a t-24th-place finish (68-81-74=223) ... Placed 14th at the Palmetto Intercollegiate, carding even-par 72s over the first and third rounds, with a 54-hole score of 221 (72-77-72).

Spring 2012: Finished the season tied for sixth in the Big South with a 76.50 stroke average ... Ranked as high as 245 by Golfweek ... Placed sixth at the Big South Championship with a 54-hole tally of 226 (73-78-75 - 226 (+10)) to earn all-conference honors and help Coastal to a runner-up finish ... Coastal's low individual at both the Darius Rucker Intercollegiate (t-27th) and The Battle at Rancho Bernardo Inn (t-26th) ... Tied for sixth at the Dr. Donnis Thompson Invitational with a 10-over 226 (77-74-75 - 226) to help Coastal to a fourth-place team finish ... Tied for 47th at the Central District Invitational with a three-round score of 231 (76-79-76 (+15)) ... Earned NGCA All-American Scholar honors ... Named to the 2011-12 Big South Presidential Honor Roll.

Fall 2011:
Competed in four events turning in a season-best score of 226 (+10) at the Lardy Tar Heel Invitational ... Tied for 21st with a +12 score of 228 at the Golfweek Conference Challenge in Vail, Colo. to help Coastal to a ninth place team finish ... Shot a season-best round of 72 in the first round of the Golfweek Conference Challenge ... Opened the fall with a 37th place finish in the Texas A&M Mo'morial ... Shot an 18-over 234 at the Susie Maxwell to wrap up the season.

Spring 2011: Big South Conference Championship Individual Medalist with a 54-hole score of 225 to earn Big South Golfer of the Year honors ... Finished tied for third at the NCAA East Regional with a score of 216 ... Tied for 37th overall at the NCAA Championships with a score of 299 ... Twice named Big South Golfer of the Week (week ending Feb. 17 and March 16) ... Finished the season with the Big South's top scoring average of 74.78 ... Recorded top five finishes in five of eight tournaments ... Finished fourth overall at the UCF Challenge helping Coastal seal to the tournament title ... Tied for fifth at the Kinderlou Forest Challenge and the Administaff Lady Jaguar Intercollegiate, finishing with top Coastal team scores of 223 and 219 ... Finished with a tie for 67th at the SunTrust Gator Women's Invite ... Tied for 36th at the Rebel Intercollegiate with a score of 54-hole tally of 229 ... Earned NGCA All-American Scholar honors ... Named to the 2010-11 Big South Presidential Honor Roll.

Fall 2010: Finished tied for fourth atthe Jacksonville Labor Day Shootout with a score of 115 ... Was tied for 67th at the Golfweek Conference Challenge with a final score of 241 ... Posted her best rounds of the year en route to tying for 15th place at the Mercedes Benz Collegiate Championship with a final score of 281 ... Finished tied for 15th with a score of 222 at the Palmetto Intercollegiate ... Placed first for the Chants and tied for 16th overall at the Challenge at Onion Creek with a score of 222.

Spring 2010: Named to the All-Big South Conference Team ... Selected as the Big South Conference Choice Hotels Women's Golfer of the Week ... Named to the National Golf Coaches Association All-American Scholar Team ... Tied for eighth at the UCF Challenge wit a score of 222 ... Was tied for 10th at the Lady Jaguar Intercollegiate with a score of 228 ... Finished tied for 11th at the Big South Championships with a score of 230 ... Shot a 235 at the NCAA East Regional ... Tied for 17th at the Hurricane Invitational with a score of 227 ... Finished tied for 28th at the Pinehurst Spring Challenge with a score of 229 ... Was tied for 67th at the Rebel Intercollegiate with a score of 234 ... Earned NGCA All-American Scholar honors ... Named to the 2009-10 Big South Presidential Honor Roll.

Fall 2009: Played in all four events and nine rounds in her first fall with the Chanticleers... Ranked second on the team and third in the Big South Conference in scoring average at 74.67 and finished the fall in the top 150 players nationally according to Golfweekand Golfstat... Posted two top-five and three top-20 finishes in the four tournaments and one under-par round... Earned Big South Golfer of the Week honors after leading Coastal with a tie for third at 2-over 145 at the Bettie Lou Evans Fall Invitational, including a personal-best 1-under 70 in the final round... The 70 was the second-lowest 18-hole score in the fall for Coastal and tied for the second lowest in the league... Had her best finish of the fall at the CSU Wendy's Invitational, placing third to help lead the Chants to a 19-shot team win in the tournament... Also tied for 13th at the Eat A Peach Collegiate at 7-over 151.

High School: Four-year letterwinner at Newsome, earning First Team All-Western Conference her last three years as well as team MVP honors her final two seasons... Finished in top four in District Championship as a junior and senior and advanced on to the Regionals both seasons, finishing 11th as a senior and tying for fifth her junior year... Named Most Valuable Sophomore and Most Valuable Freshman during her high school career, playing at No. 2 each of those seasons... Finished ninth in 2008 Florida State Women's Amateur Stroke Play... Was the top-seeded player at the 2007 Florida State Junior Match Play Championship with a 2-under 70 and finished as the runner-up... Ranked in the top seven percent of her graduating class, earning Honor Roll every year.

Personal: Full name: Jessica Mary Alexander... Daughter of Caroline Alexander.

Coastal Carolina Result
Career Low Round........................66
Career Rounds in the 60's ..............8
Career Round Par or Better ...........28

2009-10 (Freshman)

9/13-15 Golfweek Conference Challenge (72) 78 77 74 229 +13 t-33rd
9/25-27 Bettie Lou Invitational (72) 75 70 145 +1 t-3rd
10/3-4 Eat-a-Peach (72) 76 75 151 +7 t-13th
10/19-20 Wendy's Invitational (71) 73 74 147 +5 3rd
2/14-16 Hurricane Invitational (72) 77 76 74 227 +11 t-17th
3/1-2 UCF Challenge (72) 74 71 77 222 +6 t-8th
3/7-8 Administaff/Jaguar Intercollegiate (72) 78 76 74 228 +12 t-10th
4/2-4 Ole Miss Rebel Invitational (72) 81 72 81 234 +18 t-67th
4/12-14 Big South Championship (72) 74 77 79 230 +14 t-11th
5/6-8 NCAA East Regional (72) 78 79 78 235 +19 t-101st

2010-11 (Sophomore)

9/6 Jacksonville Labor Day Shootout (72) 73 42 115 +7 t-4th
9/26-28 Golfweek Conference Challenge (72) 82 80 79 241 +25 t-57th
10/8-10 Mercedes-Benz Collegiate Championship (72) 72 74 72 218 +2 t-15th
10/25-26 Palmetto Intercollegiate (72) 74 71 77 222 +6 t-15th
11/1-2 Challenge at Onion Creek (72) 73 68 81 222 +6 t-16th
2/13-15 UCF Challenge (72) 66 69 77 212 -4 4th
2/21-3/1 Kinderlou Forest Challenge (72) 74 75 74 223 +7 t-5th
3/6-7 SunTrust Gator Women's Invite (72) 79 82 77 238 +22 t-67th
3/13-14 Administaff/Jaguar Intercollegiate (72) 74 72 73 219 +3 t-5th
4/1-3 Rebel Intercollegiate (72) 78 69 82 229 +13 t-36th
4/11-13 Big South Championships (72) 75 78 72 225 +9 1st
5/5-7 NCAA East Regional (72) 69 78 69 216 E t-3rd
5/18-21 NCAA Championships (72) 79 72 73 75 299 +11 t-37th

2011-12 (Junior)

9/11-13 Texas A&M Mo'morial (72) 78 82 76 236 +20 t-37th
9/19-21 Golfweek Conference Challenge (72) 72 76 80 228 +12 t-21st
10/7-9 Lady Tar Heel Invitational (72) 77 74 75 226 +10 t-64th
10/16-18 Susie Maxwell Classic (72) 79 75 80 234 +18 t-62nd
2/12-14 UCF Challenge (72) 78 77 77 232 +16 t-74th
2/20-21 Central Distirct Invitational (72) 76 79 76 231 +13 t-47th
3/2-4 Darius Rucker Intercollegiate (71) 73 78 151 +9 t-27th
3/13-14 Dr. Donnis Thompson Invitational (72) 77 74 75 226 +10 t-6th
3/19-20 The Battle at Rancho Bernardo Inn (72) 77 75 152 +8 t-26th
4/9-11 Big South Championships (72) 73 78 75 226 +10 6th

2012-13 (Senior)

9/17-18 Dale McNamara Invitational (72) 68 81 74 223 +7 t-24th
10/8 Lady Pirate Intercollegiate (72) 72 72 E t-5th
10/15-17 Susie Maxwell Berning Classic (72) 74 73 78 225 +9 t-18th
10/28-29 Palmetto Intercollegiate (72) 72 77 72 221 +5 14th
2/10-12 UCF Challenge (72) 81 76 75 232 +16 t-70th
2/13 vs. San Francisco (71) 80 80 +9 5th
2/25-26 Cal Classic (72) 72 75 146 +3 t-9th
3/9-10 Purdue Mount Vintage Invitational (72) 78 74 77 229 +13 9th
3/15-17 Insperity Lady jaguar Intercollegiate (72) 73 75 75 223 +7 t-13th
3/25-26 Briar's Creek Invitational (72) 72 76 79 227 +11 t-7th
4/5-7 M&F Bank Rebel Intercollegiate (72) 70 67 71 208 -8 1st
4/14-16 Big South Championship (72) 72 78 71 221 +5 t-4th
5/9-11 NCAA Central Regional (72) 71 75 75 221 +5 t-30th