|Alex Clay - 12
Sophomore Season (2011)
Played in 15 contests during the season, all of which he came off the bench in a supportive midfield role ... scored one goal on the season, which came against Oral Roberts (9/9) ... had the best accuracy of anyone on the squad as eight of his 12 shots on the year came on frame ... averaged over 20 minutes of action a game on the year ... named to C-USA Commissioner's Honor Roll.
Attended Randolph High School where he was a five-year letterwinner under head coaches Matt Holmes and Sean Cooper ... played on the varsity team since eighth grade ... helped lead team to state title in eight and ninth grade ... was named the MVP of the state tournament as a ninth grader ... led team in scoring as a 10th grader with 23 goals.
Other Soccer Info
Played his club soccer at Birmingham United Soccer Assocation under head coach Eric Dade ... led his team in scoring ... helped team to reach the National Playoffs in 2010.
Born Alexander Harris Clay on April 11, 1992 in Huntsville, Ala. ... favorite website is ESPN.com ... favorite movie is Miracle ... favorite food is pasta ... if he played another sport, it would be hockey ... his father, Richard, had the biggest influence of his career ... chose UAB because he wants to "pursue a medical career and play soccer in the state of Alabama."