17 Alex Pafko  
Alex Pafko

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Blaine, Minn.

High School:
Blaine HS

Last College:
St. Cloud State

Height:
5-11

Position:
Forward

Experience:
Transfer


11/07/2011

Eckstrom Named to Big Ten All-Tournament Team

Senior Shari Eckstrom was named to the Big Ten All-Tournament Team on Sunday.

11/04/2011

Gophers Drop to No. 10/11 Penn State in Semifinals of Big Ten Tournament

The Golden Gophers' season comes to an end after falling to No. 10/11 Penn State 3-1 on Friday.

10/26/2011

Gophers Host Nebraska: "Win and We're In"

With a win on Friday, Minnesota clinches the No. 5 seed in the Big Ten Tournament next week.

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2011 • SENIOR SEASON:
Appeared in six games in 2011 • tallied three shots with two being on goal • made first appearance in the 5-0 home opener thumping of South Dakota State (8/21) • recorded first career shot at UC Santa Barbara (8/28).

ST. CLOUD STATE:
Spent three yearsas a standoutat St. Cloud State • two-time All-NSIC First Team honoree • led the Huskies offense in 2010 with 22 points (10 goals, two assists) in 19 games in 2010 • ranks first in St. Cloud State history in both game winning-goals with 11 and shots on goal with 72 • 59 career points and 22 career goals both rank third all-time with the program while Pafko ranks fourth in school history with 14 career assists • also a two-time all-region selection • twice named St. Cloud State's Most Valuable Player.

HIGH SCHOOL:
Athree-sport captain at Blaine High School, graduating in 2007 •with Blaine's soccer team, Pafko was a three-time all-conference honoree and received all-state accolades in 2007 with an honorable mention in 2006 •also a member of the school's track and basketball teams, Pafko collected 11 total letters in her high school career and was a four-time all-conference honoree in track • played club soccer with the North Metro Fusion club team, and was on roster for the 2007 U-17 All-American Cup Championship team, two Minnesota Premier League Championship teams and two Minnesota State Cup finalists.