CU (M) Soccer BIO
1 Alex Bolowich

CREIGHTON CAREER - 2013 (Redshirt Junior): Started 16 matches, including five overtime contests, for the Jays resulting in a 7-7-1 record … Finished the year with 1.32 GAA and 61 saves … Posted two shutouts and combined for another … Opened the year with four-match win streak with a 0.54 GAA … Won BIG EAST Goalkeeper of the Week (9/2) accolades after posting a pair of shutouts to open the season … Blanked No. 14 Tulsa (8/30) in the Jays’ opener with seven saves … Shut out Cal Poly (9/1) in the first half before exiting the match after making two stops … Started four straight double overtime contests in September, playing every minute …  Led Creighton to its first BIG EAST victory and program’s 400th win by blanking No. 7 St. John’s (9/21) … In 1-0 decision over Red Storm made three saves in just over 108 minutes of action, including a last-second save in regulation to send the match into overtime … As a result, named to BIG EAST Weekly Honor Roll (9/23) … Posted season high eight saves on two occasions at Michigan (10/15) and at Butler (10/23).

2012 (Redshirt Sophomore): Started nine matches in goal with 1.03 GAA, .792 save percentage and 4-3-2 record ... Boasted four shutouts in season … Made crucial save in 3-2 win at Princeton (10/9) on a Tiger penalty kick in 84th minute to keep match tied through end of regulation … Injured during the Princeton match, keeping him out of action rest of regular season ... Won the ESPN/Capital One Impact Performance Player of the Week for that effort ... Posted career high of nine saves vs. No. 14 Old Dominion (9/14) ... Selected as MVC Scholar-Athlete of the Week (9/4) after going 1-0-1 in early-season home matches against No. 7 Akron and Rutgers ... Named to the Ameritas Classic All-Tournament team, while backstopping a 1-1 draw with No. 7 Akron (8/31) and a 3-0 victory over Rutgers (9/2) ... As a result named MVC Scholar-Athlete of the Week (9/4).

2011 (Redshirt Freshman): Saw first action as a Bluejay at UMKC (8/31) ... Played nearly nineteen minutes of shutout soccer to close out the 5-0 win.

2010 (Florida International): Redshirted his only season on campus at Florida International University.

CLUB/PREP CAREER: Played six games in goal with the Ocala Stampede of the Premier Development League in summer of 2014 … Played club soccer for Triangle United Soccer Association (TUSA) ‘91 Gold ... TUSA won the North Carolina State Championship, Region III Southern Regional Championship and advanced to USYSA nationals in 2008, 2009 and 2010 with Coach Elmar Bolowich directing the team ... In 2008, team reached national semifinals ... Played in every match of championships ... Club teammate with Zabarle Kollie and Mike Paye ... Won the USYSA Golden Glove Award at nationals in both 2009 and 2010.

PERSONAL: The son of Elmar and Nina Bolowich ... Alex was born June 17, 1992  ... Has an older sister, Alya ... Father is in his fourth season as the Creighton men’s soccer head coach ... Majoring in communications with a Spanish minor.

Position: Goalkeeper
Height: 5'9"
Weight: 165
Year: Redshirt Senior
Hometown: Chapel Hill, N.C.
High School: Chapel Hill
Other College: FIU
Club: Ocala Stampede