Alexis  Owens

23Alexis Owens

Carmel, Ind.

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  • 2012 SEC Soccer Community Service Team
  • Points: 6 vs. Florida 9/25/11
  • Assists: 1, 6x, vs. Georgia 10/25/12
  • SOG: 3 vs. Florida 9/25/11
  • Goals: 3 vs. Florida 9/25/11
  • Shots: 3, 2x, vs. Auburn (SEC Tournament) 10/31/12
  • Minutes: 94 at Kentucky 8/17/11
AS A SENIOR (2012)
  • Scored the game-winning goal against Georgia in the 68th minute on Senior Night (10/25)
  • Assisted Hannah Wilkinson's goal in the 16th minute of UT's win over Georgia (10/25)
  • Added a fifth single assist game to her career at Ole Miss (10/21)
  • Played a season high 55 minutes in win over Ole Miss (10/21)
  • Played 32 minutes and took one shot in win at Kennesaw State (8/31)
  • Saw first action of the season in overtime win against William and Mary (8/24)
AS A JUNIOR (2011)
  • Totaled 722 minutes of action up top while playing in 21 Tennessee matches with three starts (#6 Florida, LSU, Kentucky)
  • Registered four goals and an assist for nine points on 12 shots with seven of those on frame
  • Drew 32 minutes as a sub in her first career NCAA Tournament action against Ohio State (11/12)
  • Started and played 94 minutes in the 1-0 (2OT) loss at Kentucky (10/14)
  • Named the Soccer America Women's National Player of the Week (9/27)
  • NSCAA/Disney National Soccer Player of the Week (9/28)
  • One of's Primetime Performers of the Week (9/27)
  • Top Drawer Soccer's National Team of the Week (9/26)
  • Named as the SEC's Co-Offensive Player of the Week (9/26) after her hat trick performance against the Gators
  • Played the match of her collegiate career during the 4-2 win over #6 Florida (9/25), recording the first Lady Vol hat trick (and 10th in program history)
  • Picked up her first assist of the year against Charlotte (9/9)
  • Scored her initial goal of the season via a through ball up the middle from Kylie Bono at 82:22 to seal the 2-0 win at UNC Greensboro (9/4)
  • Drew the crucial penalty kick, via a tripping call inside the 18 by keeper Jordan Day, at 34:16 against #18 Texas A&M (8/28)
  • Credited with a shot during a season-high 34 minutes of playing time in UT's 2-1 (OT) win at Kansas (8/19)
  • Received playing time in 16 of Tennessee's contests with two starts, one in the midfield versus #1 North Carolina (9/4) and one at forward vs. Kentucky (10/3)
  • Tallied a goal and two assists on just six total shots, five on frame
  • Picked up her second assist of the campaign on Kylie Bono's winning score at 67:44 during the 2-1 victory over Georgia (10/29)
  • Played 25 minutes in the 2-1 win over Arkansas (9/24) and 19 minutes during the 1-1, 2OT tie against LSU (9/26)
  • Picked up her first career assist on Amy Harrison's score at 39:17 of the 8-0 victory over Chattanooga (9/19)
  • Appeared to have netted the equalizer at 81:27 of Tennessee's eventual 1-0 loss to Wisconsin (9/17), but was ruled offside on the play
  • Delivered the match-tying goal (the first of her career) off a feed from teammate Tori Bailey at 57:31 to start UT's 2-1 comeback victory over Richmond
  • Started three matches while receiving playing time in 18 contests during her initial campaign in the Orange & White
  • Was credited with two total shots, one on frame in 2009
  • Participated in 10 of UT's 11 Southeastern Conference match-ups
  • Played 56 minutes as a sub against Alabama (10/25)
  • Started at forward during the 1-1 (2OT) tie against Ole Miss (10/11)
  • Actually started as a defender against Arkansas (9/25) before returning to forward versus LSU (9/27)
  • Subbed in for playing time versus #19 Minnesota (9/4), Wisconsin (9/6), Memphis (9/11) and Western Carolina (9/13)
  • Saw action as a substitute against Arizona State (8/28) and Pepperdine (8/30)
  • Posted a shot and, as a substitute, earned her first career cap wearing the Orange & White in a 2-0 season-opening win over ETSU (8/22)
  • Was named to the SEC Freshman Academic Honor Roll
  • A two-sport athlete at Carmel H.S., in Carmel, Ind.
  • Owens earned nine varsity letters during her interscholastic career, including two as a varsity manager for the basketball team
  • Played a part in three straight conference championship teams (2006-08), one regional (2007) and one sectional titlist (2007)
  • A three-time All-Hamilton County soccer selection (2007-09)
  • Chosen 2007-08 Metropolitan Interscholastic Conference (MIC) and was a 2008 Indiana High School Athletic Association (IHSAA) state finalist in track as well as a 2008 IHSAA All-State choice
  • In 2009, was the "Most Valuable Female Athlete" for track at Carmel H.S., as well as Hamilton County's "Top Scoring Female Athlete"
  • Helped her track squad to a 2009 Hamilton County championship
  • Was a two-time state finalist in the 400-meter dash
  • Played club soccer for the Dynamo, the Indy Revolution and the Carmel United-Sparx
  • Was a member of the National Society of High School Scholars and the recipient of the Youth in Community Service Award at Carmel H.S.
  • Majoring in business management at Tennessee
  • Her father, Barrington, is currently listed as a Board Associate on the Board of Visitors for the University of Tennessee's Arts & Sciences Department
  • Lists beating rival Noblesville in the run up to the 2007-08 state tourney as her biggest thrill in soccer to date
  • Her cousin, Horace Owens, is currently an assistant men's basketball coach at LaSalle University (Pa.)
  • Chosen 2007-08 Metropolitan Interscholastic Conference (MIC) and was a 2008 Indiana High School Athletic Association (IHSAA) state finalist in track as well as a 2008 IHSAA All-State choice
  • Has one sister: Alexandria
  • Alexis Nicole Owens was born on July 18, 1991, in Knoxville, Tenn.
  • Her parents are Barrington and Cassandra Owens


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