Alex McGoodwin
Alex McGoodwin

Player Profile
RS Senior

Ft. Lauderdale, FL

High School:
Keystone National High School



Fall 2007
Was recently granted another year of eligibility from the NCAA after petitioning for a medical redshirt from her freshman season ... Listed at No. 101 in singles and No. 12 in doubles (w/Ashley Joelson) in the Preseason ITA Rankings ... Limited only to doubles play in the fall after suffering a wrist injury ... Teamed with Joelson to go 3-3 in fall play, reaching the quarterfinals at the Wilson/ITA West Regionals, as well as the consolation final at the Duals in the Desert.

First-team All-Pac-10 Academic selection ... Also earned first-team ESPN The Magazine All-District-VIII academic honors ... NCAA All-Tournament Team selection at No. 2 doubles (w/Ashley Joelson) ... The duo ended the season listed at No. 32 in the Final ITA Rankings ... One of five Bruin players to surpass the 20-win mark on the season, ending the year with a 23-11 overall singles record ... Was also 18-5 in dual-match play, going 5-0 at No. 3, 6-0 at No. 4 and 7-5 at No. 5 ... Clinched UCLA's 4-3 victory over Florida in the NCAA Quarterfinals with a 6-4, 7-6 victory over Csilla Borsanyi at the No. 5 spot ... Played with Joelson at the No. 2 doubles position, going 9-6 on the year ... The duo was 4-0 during the NCAA Team Championships, picking up key victories in wins over Stanford (#42 Durkin/Nguyen) and Georgia Tech (Craddock/Silverio) in the semifinals and final, respectively ... The duo also reached the quarterfinals at the Pac-10 Championships ... Listed at No. 44 in singles and No. 19 in doubles (w/Elizabeth Lumpkin) in the Preseason Fila/ITA Rankings ... Advanced to the quarterfinals in singles and the round of 16 in doubles (w/Riza Zalameda) at the Wilson/ITA West Regionals ... Also reached the doubles semifinals (w/Joelson) at the Fall Desert Classic.

Ended the season listed at No. 61 in singles and No. 40 in doubles (w/Elizabeth Lumpkin) in the Final Fila/ITA Rankings ... First-team All-Pac-10 Academic selection ... Finished the year with a 17-10 overall singles record, including a 12-6 mark in dual-match play ... Played mostly at the No. 4 position, going 8-5 ... Was also 4-1 at the No. 3 spot ... Defeated three ranked opponents on the year ... Highest ranked win came over No. 25 Dianne Matias of USC in a dual match on April 18 ... Also owned wins over No. 49 Iva Gersic (New Mexico) and No. 57 Ekaterina Burduli (Washington State) ... Selected to play in the NCAA Singles Championships, losing in the first round ... Ended the year with a 14-9 overall doubles record ... Played mostly at the No. 2 spot with Elizabeth Lumpkin, going 11-6 overall ... Also played in five dual matches with Anna-Viktoria Lind ... Listed at No. 77 in the Fila/ITA Singles Rankings (Jan. 10) ... Posted a 4-2 mark in fall singles play.

Listed at No. 102 in the Final ITA Singles Rankings ... First-Team All-Pac-10 Academic selection ... Finished the season with a 21-16 overall singles record, including a 13-8 mark in dual-match play ... Spent a majority of her time at the No. 3 position ... Posted four ranked wins on the year, defeating No. 63 Maja Mlakar (Arizona), No. 97 Daniela Alvarez (Clemson), No. 108 Anca Anastasiu (USC) and No. 125 Elizabeth Lumpkin (UCLA) ... Reached the round of 16 of the main singles draw at the Pac-10 Championships in Ojai, Calif. ... Played mostly with Laura Gordon at the No. 2 position in doubles, winning all three of their matches during the NCAA Tournament ... Ended the year with a 16-10 overall doubles record, including a 14-5 mark in dual-match play ... Reached the consolation round of 16 in singles at both the Wilson ITA Fall Regionals and Fall Desert Collegiate Classic ... Also participated in pre-qualifying at the Riviera/ITA All-American.

Joined the team in January ... Played just eight singles matches, posting a 4-4 overall record ... Was 3-3 in dual-match play, going 1-1 at No. 3 singles and 2-2 at the No. 4 position ... Defeated seventh-ranked Erin Burdette of Stanford, 6-4, 6-4 in a dual match at the USTA/ITA National Team Indoors ... Played all of her doubles matches with Laura Gordon, going 4-4 overall and 3-3 in dual-match play at the No. 3 position ... Stopped competing after suffering a torn stomach muscle.

High School / Juniors
One of the top recruits in the country ... Trained at the Evert Academy in Boca Raton, Florida under coach Ean Meyer ... Achieved a top 80 world junior ranking (ITF) ... Also ranked No. 23 in the ITF doubles rankings in 2002 ... Played in the Australian Open, French Open, Wimbledon and U.S. Open Junior Championships ... Reached the second round at both the Australian and U.S. Open ... Played in the Junior Orange Bowl ... Semifinalist at the Eddie Herr International Junior Tennis Championships in 2001 ... Has been ranked in the top 800 on the WTA Tour.

Full name is Alexandra Hettle McGoodwin ... Born December 28, 1984 in Fountain Valley, Calif. ... Daughter of James and Nancy McGoodwin... Has one sister, Lauren ... Lists playing in her first grand slam tournament (Australian Open) as her biggest athletic thrill ... Enjoys reading, going to the beach and skiing in her spare time.