#11 - Alex Smith
Hometown: Timonium, Md.
College: Delaware '07
- Playing on his first U.S. team
- Led the MLL in face-off wins and face-off win percentage during the 2009 with the Chesapeake Bayhawks
- Led the Bayhawks in groundballs (48) and won 217 out of 368 FO attempts in 2009
- Set the MLL single-season face off wins record with 249 during the 2008 season
- Went 35-58 in FO attempts in 2 games during the 2008 MLL Championship
- Named 2007 MLL Rookie of the Year in his first season with Rochester
- Finished his college career at Delaware with an overall face off percentage of 69, winning 1027 of 1484 attempts, both NCAA records.
- Earned 2007 CAA Player of the Year and CAA Tournament Most Outstanding Player during his senior year after helping Delaware reach its first final four
- 2nd team All-American (2007), honorable mention All-American (2005, 2006)
- Named 2004 CAA Co-Rookie of the Year
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