From April issue of Commodore Nation
Recent grad ranked among team leaders in caused turnovers, ground balls
Duckenfield, Schonk named to first team; four tabbed to second team
Peters, Duckenfield and Dagres pick up honors after first conference win
Fifteen juniors and seniors lead way for veteran Vanderbilt squad
March 27, 2014
Vanderbilt defeated Connecticut 10-9 in 2OT on Sunday on Senior Day. (Steve Green)
2013 (Sophomore) : Played and started in all 17 games... Picked up 20 ground balls - one of five Commodores to accumulate 20 or more ground balls... Also caused 15 turnovers - third-most on the team... Forced multiple caused turnovers four times, including a career-high three at Louisville... Notched a career high the next game with four ground balls against Notre Dame...Also won seven draw controls.
2012 (Freshman) : Appeared in 10 games... Scored three goals on five shots... Also had one assist... Picked up four ground balls and won two draw controls.
HIGH SCHOOL: Four-year starter for Coach Jen Duckenfield's Strath Haven Panthers... Helped lead team to state finals in 2009 and to quarterfinals in 2010 after winning the Central League championship... Named a US Lacrosse All-American as a senior... Two-time All-Delaware County and All-Central League selection... Also named All-Phillylacrosse.com Midfielder twice... Team MVP in 2010 and 2011... Two-time All-State selection in field hockey broke the school's all-time scoring record... Four years on school's honor roll... Named Academic All-American in 2010... Played her club lacrosse for Coach Ali Fisher's Ultimate Goal Lacrosse Club.
PERSONAL: Alexsandra Lee Duckenfield... Prefers to be called Alex... Born Oct. 21, 1992... Daughter of Jennifer Duckenfield and Joe Bakey... Mother coaches varsity lacrosse at Strath Haven... Father is a football coach... Human and organizational development major... Serves as a mentor for children for TAP (the afterschool program).
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