The George Washington University: Men's Soccer

Alex Conning
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Alex  Conning

Class:
Freshman

Hometown:
London, England

High School:
City of London School

Height / Weight:
5-11 / 177

Position:
M

Major:
Pre-Arts & Sciences



10/24/2014

Freshmen Lift GW Men's Soccer Past St. Bonaventure, 1-0

Trio of Rookies Team Up on Lone Goal of Game

10/17/2014

MSOC vs La Salle

George Washington v LaSalle

09/23/2014

MSOC vs St Francis

GW Men's Soccer vs. Saint Francis, 9/20/14


2014
Saw action in 15 games and made 13 starts in his rookie campaign ... Amassed 1,184 minutes on the pitch, most among GW freshmen and fourth-most on the team ... Tallied the assist on the game-winner in a 1-0 victory at St. Bonaventure for his first career point (Oct. 24) ... Took three shots on the season, including one on goal ... Made his collegiate debut against Harvard (Sept. 7) and earned his first career start at Navy (Sept. 16) ... Played all 110 minutes against Saint Joseph's (Oct. 19) and Davidson (Nov. 9) ... Also played every minute in five regulation-length matches ... Missed just five minutes total over the final eight games of the season ... Recognized on the Atlantic 10 Commissioner's Honor Roll for the Fall 2014 semester.

HIGH SCHOOL
Led City of London School to the 2010 Bromley and District Cup titles and to the 2013 Independent Schools Football Association championship game.

PERSONAL
Alex Conning ... Born June 1, 1995, in London, England ... Son of Joanne and Michael Conning ... Has a younger brother, Christopher ... Intends to major in economics.

Coach Jones' Take: "Alex had a very successful youth career learning his trade with some of the top teams in England. He has the pedigree to be successful at GW with his technical ability on the ball and soccer IQ tactically. He'll be pushing for a starting spot in midfield."

CAREER HIGHS
Assists 1 at St. Bonaventure (10/24/14)
Points 1 at St. Bonaventure (10/24/14)
Shots 1 3x, Last vs. Saint Joseph's (10/19/14)
Minutes 110 2x, Last vs. Davidson (11/9/14)

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