UCLA defeated Illinois 2-0 in the 2012 home opener Aug 26, 2012 (Photos courtesy Scott Chandler)
U.S./Canadian National Teams
Played for the Under-17 Canadian National Team at the 2010 World Cup in Trinidad & Tobago ... Also helped the Canadian U-17s capture the 2010 CONCACAF World Championship in Costa Rica ... Dual citizen who has also been a pool player with the Under-17 U.S. National Team.
2012 (Track & Field)
Member of the UCLA track & field team ... Honorable mention All-American in 4x400m relay (21st at NCAAs) ... Won the 400m with a lifetime-best of 53.94 vs. USC ... Also ran on the winning 4x400 against USC.
Appeared in 19 matches making 10 starts ... Tied for third on the team in scoring with 15 points on six goals and three assists ... Had the game-winning goal in a 2-0 victory over No. 8 Florida at the Tennessee LadyVol Classic ... Also notched the game winner in a 5-2 home win over cross-town rival USC ... Scored the game's only goal in a 1-1 tie at No. 24 Pepperdine ... Other goals on the season came in wins over Fresno State, Arizona and Colorado.
Member of the British Columbia Provincial Team that won the U-15 national championship ... Selected for Canada's National Training Center in 2007 ... Played club soccer for the Camarillo Eagles ... Helped the Eagles to a Premier League Championship in 2008 ... Four-year varsity letterwinner at Oaks Christian High School ... First-team All-CIF selection ... LA Daily News Freshman of the Year ... Also a sprinter on the track & field team ... Oaks Christian Track Athlete of the Year in 2007 ... Named to the All-Tri-Valley Team for the 100, 200 and 4x400 in 2010.
Full name is Alexandra Sarah Courtnall ... Born June 26, 1993 ... Parents are Russell and Paris ... Younger siblings are Lawton and Brooklyn ... Father played 15 years in the NHL and was a member of Canada's 1984 Olympic Team that competed in Sarajevo ... Also a member of the UCLA women's track & field team in 2012 ... Honorable Mention All-American in the 4x400m relay (finished 21st at NCAAs) ... Won the 400m with a lifetime-best of 53.94 vs. USC ... Enjoys singing, shopping, watching movies and traveling ... Represented Canada at the Little League Softball World Series.