Alex Halloran
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    Alex Halloran

    Class:
    Junior

    Hometown:
    Salt Lake City, Utah

    Height / Weight:
    5-9 / 180

    Position:
    D

    Last Team:
    Cowichan Valley Capitals (BCHL)

    02/16/2013

    Air Force sweeps Canisius with 3-2 win

    Scott Holm scored two goals and Ben Persian scored one in 3-2 victory

    02/15/2013

    Air Force beat Canisius, 3-1

    Falcons move into second place in AHA with 13-10-7 overall record, 11-6-5 in league

    01/22/2013

    Falcons host Robert Morris in AHA Series, Jan. 25-26

    AFA tied for fourth place in Atlantic Hockey with 17 points; Colonials tied for seventh with 15

    12/08/2012

    Air Force and Bentley skate to 2-2 overtime tie

    AFA is unbeaten in its last three games and took three points in the Bentley series

    12/07/2012

    Air Force beats Bentley, 7-4

    Carew and Demers each scored two goals for AFA

    2012-13 (Sophomore)
    Played in 23 games on defense and had eight points on two goals and six assists ... Eight points were tied for the third most among the team's defensemen ... Both goals were on the power play and were game winners ... Goals came against Robert Morris, Oct. 27, and Canisius on Feb. 15.

    2011-12 (Freshman)
    Played in 15 games on defense and had one goal, one assist and two points on the season ... Both points came in the 7-2 win at Alabama-Huntsville ... His goal came on the power play and was the eventual game-winner ... Played in the first 12 games before suffering a knee injury ... Played in just three games the remainder of the season, vs. RIT, Feb. 3-4, and UConn on March 9.

    Before Air Force
    Played two years of junior hockey for the Cowichan Valley Capitals of the BCHL ... Junior coach was Dale Purinton ... Played in 48 games in 2010-11 and was the team's top scoring defenseman with nine goals and 25 assists ... His nine goals were fifth on the team among all players ... Played 58 games for the Capitals in 2009-10 and had three goals and 16 assists for 19 points ... Lettered four years in hockey for Juan Diego Catholic High School ... Team won the state championship as a freshman and sophomore ... Team captain and led the league in points as a junior and senior ... On the honor roll all four years.

    Personal
    Member of Cadet Squadron 2 ... Parents are Mike Halloran and Cheryl Gilger ... Has one brother and one sister ... Major is economics ... This past summer, worked the command center of Expeditionary and Survival Evasion Training ... Also, travelled to Luke AFB, Ariz., on Operation Air Force ... Is an element leader in his squadron, responsible for the well-being and performance of seven other cadets ... Long-term goal is to go to graduate school and be the CEO of a public company someday ... Listens to Deadmau5 before games ... Participated in both the opening and closing ceremonies for the Winter Olympics in Salt Lake City in 2002 ... Favorite sport other than hockey is skiing ... Credits his parents as having the greatest influence on his sports career ... Started playing ice hockey at age eight ... Hobby is playing Mario Kart ... Favorite NHL team is the New York Rangers ... Favorite NHL player is Erik Karlson.

    HALLORAN'S CAREER STATS
    Year GP G A PTS PIM SOG PP SH GW
    2011-12 15 1 1 2 3-6 15 1 0 1
    2012-13 23 2 6 8 8-16 29 2 0 2
    Totals 38 3 7 10 11-22 44 3 0 3



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