58 - Alex Noakes
Alex Noakes
Height: 6-3
Weight: 220
Year: So.
Hometown: Watkinsville, Ga.
High School: North Oconee
Position: DL
Major: Computer Science and Engineering

2013: Started all nine games along the defensive front as a sophomore … Academic All-NEFC … totaled 23 tackles for the season … second on the team among defensive linemen in tackles  … recorded at least on stop in all nine games … sack in the season opener at Pomona-Pitzer (9/9) … three stops and a pass broken up at Becker (9/14) … four solo stops, including a 16-yard sack that resulted in a fumble, at Salve Regina (9/28) … four more stops at Western New England (10/26_) … six tackles and a forced fumble against Maine Maritime (11/9).

2012: Played in eight games with three starts in his first season at MIT … finished the season with 24 tackles … in his first career start came up with nine tackles, eight solo, at Curry (9/21) … four stops against UMass Dartmouth (9/29), including a sack … also recovered a fumble against the Corsairs … four more tackles against Plymouth State (10/6).

Off The Field at MIT: Majoring in computer science and engineering … concentration in philosophy … internship with Oak Ridge National Laboratory.

High School: A 2012 graduate of North Oconee High School … twice named the Lineman of the Week … offensive MVP of the Week … lettered in football and track … set school records in the discus and shot put … National Honor Society … student government … Georgia Governor’s Honors Program.