Alexander plays collegiate soccer at College of Charleston and is a former member of the Charlotte Independence Soccer Club
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (March 16, 2022) – The Charlotte Independence USL W League team announced today the signing of Forward Mary Alexander. Alexander is a Freshman at College of Charleston where she plays on the women’s soccer team. She is a former member of the Charlotte Independence Soccer Club’s Girls’ ECNL program.
“Mary is another player who has spent her entire club career with the Independence youth system,” explained Greg Ashton, General Manager of the Charlotte Independence USL W League Team. “She’s a dynamic attacking player that can play anywhere in the midfield or upfront. She has the ability to break down defenders in 1v1 situations. Having experienced a season of college soccer, Mary will be a great addition to our attacking options this Summer.”
Alexander started in 13 of 16 appearances last Fall with the Cougars and tallied two points on two assists for the season with nine shots on goal.
In 2021, Alexander graduated from Davidson Day School after breaking the program’s scoring record with 134 career goals. She played six seasons on the Varsity soccer team and was named All-State five times.
“I am so excited to be signing with the Charlotte Independence USL W League team this Summer,” stated Alexander. “I am looking forward to the opportunity to play with some former teammates and to be involved with the club again.”
Alexander led her team to the State Semifinals as a Sophomore and the State Quarterfinals as a Senior.
The Charlotte Independence USL W League Team kicks off their inaugural season on Sunday, May 15 at 3:00 PM (ET). The women will host Greenville Triumph SC at American Legion Memorial Stadium. To view the full schedule and purchase your season tickets, please visit charlotteindependence.com/schedule-uslw.