5 Alexa Quaranta
5 - Alexa Quaranta
Height: 5-3
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Baltimore, Md.
High School: Perry Hall
Position: F
g 5
a 4
pts 14
gw 0

2016: Appeared in all 17 games, starting in 16… Tied for most goals of the team with five.... Posted nineteen shots throughout the season… Registered four assists… Led the team with fourteen points… Finished in fifth place in America East for points (14)... Ranked fifth in America East for total goals (5) and total assists (4) throughout the season…Finished her career ranked eighth in shots taken (122) and assists (10)... Selected to the America East All-Conference Second. 

2015: Started in 12 games before missing the final seven games due to injury... Sixth in the America East in assists per game (0.25)... Second on the team in shots (25)... Recorded her first goal of the season, the game-winner at Delaware State... Registered an assist on Destinee Morris' goal versus UNC Wilmington en route to earning All-Tournament Team honors at the George Mason Tournament... Tallied two assists in the first three games of the season.

2014: Started and appeared in the first two games of the season before missing the remainder of the season due to injury… Assisted the game-winning goal against Loyola… Recorded the Retrievers’ first goal of the year, the game-winner against Navy in the season-opener… A member of the America East Commissioner’s Honor Roll.

2013: Named the America East Women’s Soccer Fans’ Choice Player of the Year after receiving 2,076 of 6,338 total votes… A member of the America East All-Conference First Team… Started all 21 games, seeing time at back and forward… First on the team and third in the conference in goals (eight), with three scores representing game-winning goals… Tied for third in the league in points (17)… Had 61 shots on the season to tie for third in the league and rank third in the Retrievers’ single-season shot list… Tallied UMBC’s only shot in the NCAA Tournament game versus Virginia Tech… Earned a spot on the America East Championships All-Tournament Team after registering the game-winning goal in the America East semifinals versus No. 4 Hartford… Named America East Player of the Week on Oct. 21 after recording a seven-point week to help the Retrievers clinch their first playoff appearance since 2005… Notched her first multiple-goal game in a 3-2 double-overtime loss to UMass Lowell, finishing with a pair of goals for her fifth score in five games… Registered a goal and an assist in a 2-1 double-overtime win at Stony Brook… Earned America East Player of the Week and a spot on Top Drawer Soccer’s Team of the Week on Oct. 7 after registering back-to-back game-winning goals within a three-day span for victories versus Binghamton and Albany… Amassed a career-high 10 shots, the most for a Retriever since Jessica Young on Oct. 24, 2004, at Albany… Placed two shots on goal at Maine, including a breakaway shot that was stopped to keep the game tied at one apiece… Registered three shots versus Wagner… Received a pass from Victoria Burress to setup a 10-yard strike versus Howard for her second goal of the season… Amassed six shots versus Bucknell… Registered her first goal of the season by splitting two defenders and slotting a shot inside the left post in a 2-1 victory versus Robert Morris… Finished the night by placing two of her three shots on net against the Colonials... Named to the America East Honor Roll.

2012: Appeared and started in 16 contests in her rookie campaign… Tallied two goals and one assist on the year… Tabbed 11 shots, placing eight on goal (.727)… Ranked fourth on the team in minutes played (1489)… Tied for second on the team in points (five)… Notched a season-high three shots on goal against Longwood… Placed two shots on goal at Bucknell… Recorded a goal and assisted the game-winner in a 5-0 victory at Saint Peter’s… Tabbed her first collegiate goal against American, tying the contest at one in the second half… Tallied a shot versus Navy… Started in the season-opener against Lafayette.

Background: Four-year varsity starter… Played freshman season at Mercy High School before transferring to Perry Hall High School… A three-time All-Baltimore County honoree… An All-State and a Baltimore Sun All-Metro First Team selection during her final two seasons… Led the team in scoring in her senior season with 12 goals and 17 assists… Tallied a team-best 12 assists as a junior… Earned All-South Region III honors in 2010 and 2011… Awarded All-Baltimore City and All-Interscholastic Athletic Association of Maryland honors as a freshman at Mercy in 2008… A member of the Freestate Fury from 2009-12… State Cup Runner-up in 2010-11 with the Fury… Played with the Baltimore Bays from 2000-09… State Cup Champions with the Bays from 2006-09… Daughter of Lori and Steve Quaranta… Twin sister of teammate Preslie… Sister Jenna, who competed with the Retrievers in 2008, plays soccer at Wilmington University… Cousin Santino Quaranta played 10 of his 11 seasons in Major League Soccer with D.C. United... Major is psychology.

CAREER STATISTICS

Year GP-GS SH G A Pts.
2012 16-16 11 2 1 5
2013 21-21 61 8 1 17
2014 2-2 6 1 1 3
2015 12-12 25 1 3 5
Career 51-51 103 12 6 30
Recent Games
Oct 2 Maine W, 3-0
Oct 6 UMass Lowell L, 1-0
Oct 13 at Vermont T, 1-1
Oct 16 Stony Brook L, 1-0
Oct 20 Binghamton W, 3-1
Oct 23 at UAlbany L, 2-0
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 17 8
Games started 16 7
Goals 5 1
Assists 4 2
Points 14 4
Shots 19 6
Shot Pct .263 .167
Penalty kicks 0-0 0-0
Game-winning goals 0 0
Date Opponent Score gs g a pts sh pct pk gw
Aug 19 American W, 3-2 1 2 0 4 2 1.000 0-0 0
Aug 21 at Loyola (Md.) L, 2-0 1 0 0 0 1 .000 0-0 0
Aug 25 Liberty W, 1-0 1 0 0 0 1 .000 0-0 0
Aug 28 at UNC Wilmington L, 4-1 1 0 0 0 0 - 0-0 0
Sep 1 at George Washington L, 1-0 1 0 0 0 1 .000 0-0 0
Sep 4 at St. Francis (Pa.) L, 1-0 1 0 0 0 3 .000 0-0 0
Sep 11 at Longwood L, 1-0 1 0 0 0 1 .000 0-0 0
Sep 18 Delaware St. W, 3-1 1 0 1 1 2 .000 0-0 0
Sep 22 Robert Morris W, 6-1 1 2 1 5 2 1.000 0-0 0
Sep 25 at New Hampshire L, 4-0 1 0 0 0 0 - 0-0 0
Sep 29 at Hartford L, 3-1 1 0 0 0 0 - 0-0 0
Oct 2 Maine W, 3-0 1 0 2 2 2 .000 0-0 0
Oct 6 UMass Lowell L, 1-0 1 0 0 0 2 .000 0-0 0
Oct 13 at Vermont T, 1-1 - 0 0 0 0 - 0-0 0
Oct 16 Stony Brook L, 1-0 1 0 0 0 0 - 0-0 0
Oct 20 Binghamton W, 3-1 1 1 0 2 2 .500 0-0 0
Oct 23 at UAlbany L, 2-0 1 0 0 0 0 - 0-0 0
  gp gs gpg a/g pts/g sh/g sh% sog/g sog%
2013-14 21 21 .38 .05 .81 2.90 .131 1.57 .541
2014-15 2 2 .50 .50 1.50 3.00 .167 2.50 .833
2015-16 12 12 .08 .25 .42 2.08 .040 .92 .440
2016-17 17 16 .29 .24 .82 1.12 .263 .53 .474
Total 52 51 .29 .17 .75 2.13 .135 1.12 .523
  gp gs g a pts sh sh% sog sog% yc rc pk gw
2013-14 21 21 8 1 17 61 .131 33 .541 1 0 0-0 3
2014-15 2 2 1 1 3 6 .167 5 .833 0 0 0-0 1
2015-16 12 12 1 3 5 25 .040 11 .440 0 0 0-0 1
2016-17 17 16 5 4 14 19 .263 9 .474 0 0 0-0 0
Total 52 51 15 9 39 111 .135 58 .523 1 0 0-0 5
  gp gs gpg a/g pts/g sh/g sh% sog/g sog%
Total 17 16 .29 .24 .82 1.12 .263 .53 .474
Conference 8 7 .13 .25 .50 .75 .167 .25 .333
Exhibition - - - - - - - - -
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Home 8 8 .63 .50 1.75 1.63 .385 .75 .462
Away 9 8 .00 .00 .00 .67 .000 .33 .500
Neutral - - - - - - - - -
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Wins 6 6 .83 .67 2.33 1.83 .455 1.00 .545
Losses 10 10 .00 .00 .00 .80 .000 .30 .375
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August 4 4 .50 .00 1.00 1.00 .500 .75 .750
September 7 7 .29 .29 .86 1.29 .222 .57 .444
October 6 5 .17 .33 .67 1.00 .167 .33 .333
  gp gs g a pts sh sh% sog sog% yc rc pk gw
Total 17 16 5 4 14 19 .263 9 .474 0 0 0-0 0
Conference 8 7 1 2 4 6 .167 2 .333 0 0 0-0 0
Exhibition - - - - 0 - - - - - - 0-0 -
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Home 8 8 5 4 14 13 .385 6 .462 0 0 0-0 0
Away 9 8 0 0 0 6 .000 3 .500 0 0 0-0 0
Neutral - - - - 0 - - - - - - 0-0 -
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Wins 6 6 5 4 14 11 .455 6 .545 0 0 0-0 0
Losses 10 10 0 0 0 8 .000 3 .375 0 0 0-0 0
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August 4 4 2 0 4 4 .500 3 .750 0 0 0-0 0
September 7 7 2 2 6 9 .222 4 .444 0 0 0-0 0
October 6 5 1 2 4 6 .167 2 .333 0 0 0-0 0