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Alex Harrell
Alex Harrell

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Phenix City, Ala.

High School:
Central

Major:
Education

Updated Oct. 29, 2014

Harrell bio

2014 WGCA All-American Scholar
2014 SEC Academic Honor Roll
2013 SEC Academic Honor Roll
Academic Top Tiger

Current Season Highlights (2014-15)
--Earned first top-10 finish of season and fifth of career at "Mo" Morial, shooting 71-72-78=221 (+5) to tie for ninth place
--Tied for 48th at Mason Rudolph Championship with rounds of 75-76-78=229 (+13)
--Finished T27th at Tar Heel Invitational with scores of 74-75-74=223 (+7)
--Final-round 68 at Alamo Invitational was a career-best as she tied for 29th at 75-76-68=219 (+3)
--Scoring average for four fall tournaments was 74.33

Sophomore Year (2013-14)
Competed in nine tournaments as a sophomore ... Finished with a 74.67 scoring average in 24 rounds, second-best on the team ... 18 of 22 rounds (81.8%) in team competition counted toward Auburn's team score ... Tied for medalist honors at the Lady Bulldog Individual Tournament, shooting 75-72=147 (+3) to match Tennessee's Chessey Thomas for the tournament title ... Recorded a second top-10 in her next event, tying for seventh place at the Lady Puerto Rico Classic with rounds of 71-74-72=217 (+1); opening 71 was her best 18-hole score of the year ... Posted a pair of top-20 finishes in the spring ... Tied for 15th at the Darius Rucker Intercollegiate with scores of 72-75-73=220 (+7) ... Also tied for 15th in the 18-hole stroke play portion of the Liz Murphey Collegiate Classic with a 2-over-par 74 ... Went 1-1-1 in match play at Liz Murphey, earning a 2-and-1 win over Alabama's Janie Jackson to help the Tigers clinch a 3-2 win over the Crimson Tide ... In the season-opening Cougar Classic, tied for 30th carding rounds of 75-73-72--220 (+4)... Tied for 31st at SEC Championship with rounds of 73-77-79=229 (+13) ... Competed at NCAA East Regional, tying for 55th with a 74-74-75=223 (+7) ... Named a WGCA All-American Scholar ... Named to SEC Academic Honor Roll and an Auburn Academic Top Tiger.

Freshman Year (2012-13)
Competed in four tournaments, finishing with an 80.56 stroke average... Placed 94th at the Ruth's Chris Tar Heel Invitational with rounds of 83-85-85--253... Tied for eighth at the Georgia Individual Tournament with a 4-over 76... Tied for 59th at the Lady Puerto Rico Classic with rounds of 77-80-78--235... Finished in a tie for 88th at the Allstate Sugar Bowl Intercollegiate with rounds of 80-81--161... Named to the SEC Academic Honor Roll and an Auburn Academic Top Tiger.

High School/Junior:
Earned more than 40 wins in high school and junior tournaments... Had 11 career Southeastern Junior Tour wins... 2011 Alabama State Champion... Named the SJGT Female Player of the Year in 2010 and 2011... Placed second at the 2012 Alabama Girls Junior Championship... Placed fifth at the 2012 SJGT TimberCreek Junior Classic... Won the 2011 Girls State Junior Championship... Finished in the top 10 at two 2011 AJGA events (Huntsville Junior and Junior at Steelwood)... 2010-11 Southeastern Junior Golf Tour Female Player of the Year... Member of the 2008 Central High School AHSAA 6A State Champions team... Top 10 percent of her class and member of the Principal's List at Central High School from 2008-2012.

Personal:
Daughter of April and Michael Harrell... Birthday is March 6... Has a brother, Matthew ... Majoring in Education with a emphasis in science and mathematics... Home course is Maple Ridge Golf Club.