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Alexis Lainhart
Alexis  Lainhart


Hilton Head Island, S.C.

High School:
Hilton Head





2017: Played in two games after seeing time against High Point (8/27) and in the NCAA Tournament opening round against Alabama State (11/10)…totaled 46 minutes played on the season, 18 of which came in the postseason.

PRE-COLLEGE: Competed for Carolina Elite Soccer Academy (CESA) of the Elite Clubs National League (ECNL) at the club soccer level, helping CESA qualify for the National Tournament in each of her three seasons there…CESA finished atop their league all three years…played for Hilton Head Island High School for three seasons…earned All-State and All-Region honors and received the Team MVP and Golden Boot Award as a freshman after netting 32 goals and leading her team to the quarterfinals of the State Championship…was an All-Region defender in her sophomore season when Hilton Head captured the State Championship…Hilton Head earned runner-up honors in the State Championship in her junior season and she received All-State, All-Region and Team MVP laurels.

PERSONAL: Born Oct. 15, 1998…daughter of Eric Lainhart…played basketball for one season at Hilton Head High School…named to the Academic Honor Roll and was a member of the National Arts Honor Society and the National Spanish Honor Society…Beta Club member and recipient of multiple art awards…boasted the soccer team’s top GPA as a junior…her great grandfather Bo McMillan played quarterback at the University of Kentucky, and her uncle Scott Webb was a golfer at Mississippi State…undecided major.

COACH SMITH ON ALEXIS: “Lexi is a physical defender who is an excellent 1v1 defender, very difficult for attackers to beat. We have seen her grow as a player over the past couple years, and we are excited about the potential she has to continue that growth at the highest level of college soccer. She has experience playing in the center or in the outside back positions.”

Alexis Lainhart

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