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Alexa Binckes
Alexa  Binckes

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Ashburn, Va.

High School:
Briar Woods

Position:
C

Club:
Vienna Stars

05/09/2018

SB Prepped for B1G Tournament

Boilermakers open Big Ten Tournament vs. tournament host Wisconsin

05/06/2018

Bates' Historical Effort Sweeps Iowa

Sydney Bates throws her third complete-game win against Iowa

05/05/2018

Bates Pitches SB into B1G Tourney

Sydney Bates earns her second-straight complete-game victory

05/04/2018

SB Takes Series Opener from Iowa

Sydney Bates tossed her 11th complete game to earn the win

05/03/2018

Iowa Presents Final Test for SB

Purdue concludes the 2018 regular season with the Hawkeyes

2017 (Freshman):
  • NFCA All-America Scholar
  • Made 43 starts and appeared in 51 contests primarily at catcher.
  • Hit .281 with 32 hits in 114 at-bats to go along with 23 RBI and five runs scored.
  • She slugged .360 thanks to six doubles and a home run, and earned a .396 on-base percentage with 16 walks and seven times in which she was hit by a pitch.
  • Registered six multi-hit performances including a three-for-three performance in a clutch win over Nebraska on May 8 in which she also recorded a run and an RBI.
  • Earned a six-game hitting streak in Big Ten play from April 9 -16 in which she hit .545 with six hits, three RBI and a run scored against Illinois, Indiana and Wisconsin.

    High School:
  • A two-time all-district honoree, earning first team honors as a sophomore and second team accolades as a freshman.
  • Batted .394 with a .494 on-base percentage and .697 slugging percentage as a senior captain en route to the team's best offense award.
  • Earned first team all-conference and honorable mention all-region honors after leading her team to the conference and regional titles and a state runner-up finish as a sophomore.
  • Led team to state championship appearances in 2013 and 2014.
  • Missed her junior season due to injury.
  • On the basketball court, earned the all-star award as a freshman on the junior varsity team, and played on the varsity squad as a sophomore.
  • Four-year "A" honor roll student.
  • Played travel ball for the New Jersey Insensity 18U Premiere team and for the Vienna Stars 18U Gold team.
  • Reunites with former travel ball teammate Emily Kenny, who will be a sophomore for the Boilermakers.

    Personal:
  • Full name is Alexa Ann Binckes.
  • Born July 14, 1998.
  • Parents are Brian and Lisa Binckes.
  • Has one brother, Nicholas.
  • Major is pre-med
  • @PurdueSoftball

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