Tucker Axhoj
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Tucker  Axhoj

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Waxhaw, N.C.

High School:
Marvin Ridge

Height / Weight:
5-9 / 155

Position:
Midfielder

Major:
Civil Engineering

2015 (Junior)
Played in 16 of 17 games on the season … led the team in points with nine ... logged four goals and one assist on the season ... logged one game-winning goal on the season against conference foe UTRGV … took 28 shots with 12 on goal … WAC All-Academic team ... first team CoSIDA Academic All-District VII ... completed operation Air Force at Nellis AFB in the first period of summer … accompanied active duty pilot in an F-16 flight ... completed Field Engineering Readiness Lab … athletic officer for Basic Cadet Training … will serve as a squadron academic officer as a senior … dean’s and athletics list ... 2015 ProRehab Aces Soccer Classic Offensive MVP (2 goals, 1 assist) ... 2015 ProRehab Aces Soccer Classic All-Tournament Team

2014 (Sophomore)
Appeared in 18 matches, starting six ... tied for third on the team with two assists ... attempted 11 shots, five on goal ... recorded assists vs. Navy and New Hampshire ... first-team academic all-district VII ... academic all-WAC ... dean's list ... athletics list.

2013 (Freshman)
Appeared in six games ... assisted on game-winning goal in 3-2 victory over Houston Baptist for his only point of the season ... attempted his only shot on goal in the final game of the season against Seattle in the WAC semifinals ... completed the Expeditionary Survival and Evasion Training (ESET) ... also completed the jump program ... superintendent's list.

Before Air Force:
ODP: Member of state team from 2006-09 ... attended Region III Camp in 2006-07 and ‘09 ... was invited but did not participate in 2008.

U.S. Soccer Academy: Member of the Charlotte Soccer Academy for four years ... U-16 team was ranked #1 seed in country before playoffs under current Stanford head coach Jeremy Gunn in 2011 ... U-16 Atlantic Division Champs & playoff qualifiers in 2012 ... U-18 playoff qualifiers under coach Richard Butler in 2012 ... Top Drawer Soccer 4-Star Player and ranked #17 in the South Atlantic Region Class of 2013.

Club: Played club soccer since the age of seven ... North Carolina state soccer champs under coaches Kyle Johnson and Michele Stutts in 2005 ... US Club Soccer national champs under coach Raymond Fraser in 2007 and regional champs in 2008 ... USYS NC State Cup semifinalists under coach Phillip Poole in 2007 and ‘08 ... Region III Premier League in 2009 and ‘10.

High School:
Three-year letterwinner in soccer ... also lettered one year in football ... led team to three conference championships and a state title as a freshman ... No. 5 in the nation for assists as a junior ... all-state, all-region and all-conference selection as a junior ... high school coach was Ray Fumo.

Personal:
Member of cadet squadron 30 ... parents are Kris and Rhonda Axhoj ... has one brother and one sister ... ranked No. 12 academically in his high school graduating class of 351 students ... also recruited by Cornell, Duke and Davidson ... greatest moment in sports was winning the U.S. Club national championship ... credits his parents with the biggest influence on his sports career ... member of English National Honor Society and the Beta Club ... started playing soccer at age five ... favorite professional soccer team is Barcelona ... favorite player is Lionel Messi.

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