Alex Caskey

Alex Caskey
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Midfielder
  • D.C. United
  • 5' 10"
  • 152 lbs.
  • 07-22-1988
  • Dunwoody, GA

HOW ACQUIRED: Traded from Seattle on March 4, 2014

  • Third on team with seven assists across all competitions in 2012.
  • Scored first career goal on August 5, 2012, when he chipped the keeper from 30 yards against LA.
  • Head Coach Sigi Schmid: “Alex is a talented midfielder who has very quick feet but also has that nose for the goal and looks to get forward."

MLS Experience

2013: Started five of 10 appearances in second MLS season, logging 430 minutes. Started and went a full 90 minutes in 0-0 draw vs. NE (4/13). Started both legs of CCL Semifinals against Santos Laguna, including a nod at forward in first leg (4/2) and a full 90 minutes at left midfield in second leg (4/9). Appeared in 14 games across all competitions, starting nine. Started all seven MLS Reserve League appearances, logging 522 minutes.

2012: Made big impact in his first MLS season, finishing third on the team with four assists in MLS play and seven across all com- petitions. In his first career start, recorded his first assist when his corner kick found Zach Scott for the game-winner in a 1-0 win vs. COL (4/14). He picked up an assist in a 2-0 win at DAL (5/9), then came off the bench to assist on David Estrada’s equalizer in a 1-1 draw at CHV (5/26), and record- ed his second game-winning assist of the year at COL (7/28) in a 2-1 win. Scored his first career MLS goal in a 4-0 win vs. LA (8/5) when he chipped the keeper from 30-yards out. Outside of MLS play, he scored two goals and three assists in U.S. Open Cup and CONCACAF Champions League play, most notably recording a goal and assist in a 3-1 win at Caledonia AIA (8/30).

Other Professional Experience

2011: Spent the 2011 season with the Charleston Battery of the USL. He appeared in 22 games, starting 15, and logging 1299 minutes. He scored one goal and recorded one assist. His lone goal of the season was a game winner that came in a 1-0 over Orlando City on 7/9/11.

College

2010: Started all 20 games as a senior, scoring a career best 18 points with seven goals and four assists. Named to the NCCSIA All-State Team. Served as co-captain for second straight year. Named to NSCAA All-South Region second team for second consecutive season and All-Southern Conference first team for third consecutive season. Named to the 2010 SoCon All-Tournament team. Earned second straight selection to the North Carolina Collegiate Sports Information Association All-State team. Did not miss a match in his four-year career, finishing with 76 starts. Voted MVP by his teammates.

2009: As a junior, he was named to the 2009 All-Southern Conference first team, earned a place on the NSCAA All-South Region second team and NCCSIA All-State team. Tied career-high with seven goals and added two assists. His 16 points were sixth best in the conference. Named Southern Conference Player of the Week honors and earned place on both the Soccer America and College Soccer News Teams of the Week for his brace in a 4-1 upset win over No. 25 South Carolina. Only subbed out of two games, logging 1622 minutes.

2008: Named to the 2008 All-Southern Conference first team as a sophomore. Led the team with 1681 minutes of action as well as assists with four. His three goals scored was tied for top on the team. 22 of his 33 shots were on goal.

2007: Started a team-high 19 matches as a freshman. Recorded two goals and five assists, scoring his first career goal against nationally-ranked Furman. Put 11 of his 20 total shots on goal for a team-high .550 shots on goal percentage.

High School

Played for the Georgia ODP State Team, Region III Pool. Attended Dunwoody High School. Club state champions in 2005 and 2007. Trained at Zico Soccer Academy in Brazil in summer of 2005. Also played on the basketball team in high school.

Personal

Son of Gary Caskey and Beth Schneider. Has one older brother. Member of Davidson Scholars Program and member of Kappa Sigma fraternity.

Career Statistics (Regular Season)

Year Club GP GS G MIN A SHT SOG FC OFF Y R
2014 D.C. United 7 1 0 119 0 3 1 3 1 0 1
2013 Seattle Sounders FC 10 5 0 430 0 3 0 4 0 0 0
2012 Seattle Sounders FC 20 12 1 1093 4 19 5 21 0 0 0
Career Totals 37 18 1 1642 4 25 6 28 1 0 1

2014 Season Statistics

Competition Club GP GS G MIN A SHT SOG FC OFF Y R
MLS Regular Season D.C. United 7 1 0 119 0 3 1 3 1 0 1

2013 Season Statistics

Competition Club GP GS G MIN A SHT SOG FC OFF Y R
MLS Playoffs Seattle Sounders FC 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
MLS Regular Season Seattle Sounders FC 10 5 0 430 0 3 0 4 0 0 0

2012 Season Statistics

Competition Club GP GS G MIN A SHT SOG FC OFF Y R
MLS Playoffs Seattle Sounders FC 1 1 0 73 0 0 0 2 0 0 0
MLS Regular Season Seattle Sounders FC 20 12 1 1093 4 19 5 21 0 0 0
GP: Games Played, GS: Games Started, G: Goals, MIN: Minutes Played, A: Assists, SHT: Shots, SOG: Shots on Goal, FC: Fouls Committed, FS: Fouls Suffered, OFF: Offsides, Y: Yellow Cards, R: Red Cards, GF: Goals For, GA: Goals Against, SO: Shutouts, SV: Saves, CK: Corner Kicks, PKA: Penalty Kick Attempts, PKG: Penalty Kick Goals, PKS: Penalty Kick Saves

Regular Season Game Log

Date Match Result Appearance MINS G A SHT SOG FC FS Y R
7/30/2014 TOR @ DC W 0-3 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
7/20/2014 CHV @ DC W 1-3 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
7/11/2014 DC @ SJ W 2-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
7/5/2014 DC @ TOR W 2-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
6/28/2014 SEA @ DC L 1-0 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
6/11/2014 DC @ MTL W 4-2 Subbed On 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
6/7/2014 CLB @ DC T 0-0 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
5/31/2014 KC @ DC W 0-1 Subbed On 3 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1
5/24/2014 DC @ NE L 1-2 Started 63 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
5/21/2014 HOU @ DC W 0-2 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
5/17/2014 MTL @ DC T 1-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
5/10/2014 DC @ PHI W 1-0 Subbed On 15 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0
5/3/2014 DC @ POR L 2-3 Subbed On 14 0 0 1 0 2 0 0 0
4/26/2014 DAL @ DC W 1-4 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
4/19/2014 DC @ CLB T 1-1 Subbed On 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
4/12/2014 NY @ DC W 0-1 Subbed On 18 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0
4/5/2014 NE @ DC W 0-2 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
3/29/2014 CHI @ DC T 2-2 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
3/22/2014 DC @ TOR L 0-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
3/8/2014 CLB @ DC L 3-0 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
10/27/2013 LA @ SEA T 1-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
10/19/2013 SEA @ DAL L 0-2 Started 69 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0
10/13/2013 SEA @ POR L 0-1 Started 81 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
10/9/2013 VAN @ SEA L 4-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
10/5/2013 SEA @ COL L 1-5 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
9/29/2013 NY @ SEA T 1-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
9/21/2013 SEA @ LA T 1-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
9/13/2013 RSL @ SEA W 0-2 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
9/7/2013 CHI @ SEA W 1-2 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
9/4/2013 CHV @ SEA W 0-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
8/31/2013 SEA @ CLB W 1-0 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
8/25/2013 POR @ SEA W 0-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
8/17/2013 SEA @ HOU L 1-3 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
8/10/2013 SEA @ TOR W 2-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
8/3/2013 DAL @ SEA W 0-3 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
7/28/2013 CHV @ SEA W 1-2 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
7/20/2013 COL @ SEA T 1-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
7/13/2013 SEA @ SJ L 0-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
7/6/2013 SEA @ VAN L 0-2 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
7/3/2013 DC @ SEA W 0-2 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
6/22/2013 SEA @ RSL L 0-2 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
6/8/2013 VAN @ SEA W 2-3 Started 61 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0
6/1/2013 SEA @ CHV W 2-0 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
5/26/2013 SEA @ LA L 0-4 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
5/18/2013 DAL @ SEA W 2-4 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
5/11/2013 SJ @ SEA W 0-4 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
5/8/2013 SEA @ KC W 1-0 Subbed On 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
5/4/2013 SEA @ PHI T 2-2 Started 62 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
4/20/2013 SEA @ COL W 1-0 Subbed On 20 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0
4/13/2013 NE @ SEA T 0-0 Started 90 0 0 0 0 1 3 0 0
3/30/2013 SEA @ RSL L 1-2 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
3/23/2013 SEA @ SJ L 0-1 Subbed On 9 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
3/16/2013 POR @ SEA T 1-1 Subbed On 9 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 0
3/2/2013 MTL @ SEA L 1-0 Subbed On 28 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
10/28/2012 SEA @ LA L 0-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
10/21/2012 DAL @ SEA W 1-3 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
10/17/2012 RSL @ SEA T 0-0 Subbed On 10 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
10/7/2012 POR @ SEA W 0-3 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
9/29/2012 SEA @ VAN T 0-0 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
9/22/2012 SJ @ SEA L 2-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
9/15/2012 SEA @ POR T 1-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
9/8/2012 CHV @ SEA W 1-2 Subbed On 29 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
9/2/2012 SEA @ DAL T 1-1 Subbed On 24 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
8/25/2012 SEA @ CHV W 6-2 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
8/18/2012 VAN @ SEA W 0-2 Started 61 0 0 1 0 0 2 0 0
8/11/2012 SEA @ SJ L 1-2 Started 84 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 0
8/5/2012 LA @ SEA W 0-4 Started 81 1 0 3 2 1 1 0 0
7/28/2012 SEA @ COL W 2-1 Started 80 0 1 1 0 2 3 0 0
7/15/2012 SEA @ NY T 2-2 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
7/7/2012 COL @ SEA W 1-2 Started 90 0 0 2 1 1 0 0 0
7/4/2012 SEA @ RSL T 0-0 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
6/30/2012 SEA @ NE T 2-2 Started 80 0 0 1 0 2 0 0 0
6/24/2012 SEA @ POR L 1-2 Started 75 0 0 0 0 5 0 0 0
6/20/2012 KC @ SEA T 1-1 Started 90 0 0 3 1 1 1 0 0
6/16/2012 SEA @ MTL L 1-4 Subbed On 28 0 0 1 0 1 3 0 0
5/26/2012 SEA @ CHV T 1-1 Subbed On 29 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 0
5/23/2012 CLB @ SEA L 2-0 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
5/19/2012 SEA @ VAN T 2-2 Started 45 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0
5/12/2012 RSL @ SEA L 1-0 Subbed On 8 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
5/9/2012 SEA @ DAL W 2-0 Started 90 0 1 0 0 3 0 0 0
5/5/2012 PHI @ SEA W 0-1 Started 89 0 0 4 1 1 4 0 0
5/2/2012 LA @ SEA W 0-2 Subbed On 9 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0
4/28/2012 SEA @ CHI W 2-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
4/14/2012 COL @ SEA W 0-1 Started 75 0 1 2 0 0 1 0 0
4/7/2012 SEA @ DC T 0-0 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
3/31/2012 SJ @ SEA L 1-0 Subbed On 16 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
3/23/2012 HOU @ SEA W 0-2 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
3/17/2012 TOR @ SEA W 1-3 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
GP: Games Played, GS: Games Started, G: Goals, MIN: Minutes Played, A: Assists, SHT: Shots, SOG: Shots on Goal, FC: Fouls Committed, FS: Fouls Suffered, OFF: Offsides, Y: Yellow Cards, R: Red Cards, GF: Goals For, GA: Goals Against, SO: Shutouts, SV: Saves, CK: Corner Kicks, PKA: Penalty Kick Attempts, PKG: Penalty Kick Goals, PKS: Penalty Kick Saves