2013: Adjusted quickly to his role in the midfield after playing attack for two seasons ... saw significant time in all 14 games ... finished the season with one goal and one assist ... scored his lone goal in the Black Knights' fifth-straight win over rival Navy (Apr. 13) in Annapolis, Md. ... added an assist two games later versus Bucknell (Apr. 26) in a Patriot League Tournament semifinal game at Lehigh's Ullrich Sports Complex ... totaled four ground balls on the season.
2012: Finished the season strong, scoring his second career goal in Army's semifinal loss to eventual champion Lehigh (Apr. 27) ... goal got Army on the board against the Mountain Hawks ... netted his first collegiate goal in Army's 24-7 rout of visiting Wagner (Feb. 15) at Michie Stadium ... drew more playing time as the season wore on and contributed as a fourth attack option for head coach Joe Alberici, namely in the final three games of the season ... picked up two ground balls and one cause turnover in six games played.
2011: Played in four games during his rookie campaign ... made collegiate debut in Army's thrilling 11-9 win over then-No. 6 Cornell (Mar. 5) at Michie Stadium ... tallied first career assist in the Black Knights' next contest at Bryant (Mar. 11), feeding Garrett Thul for a goal in the second quarter that put Army up 3-1 ... the Black Knights went on to beat the Bulldogs 12-7 ... also made appearances against Wagner (Mar. 13) and Lehigh (Mar. 22).
Prior to West Point: All-county attackman at South River High School for coach Paul Noone ... helped lead team to the 2009 Class 4-A championship and the Anne Arundel County title as a senior ... scored 30 goals and added 18 assists during that season ... earned all-county honors and all-metropolitan accolades as a senior ... captained squad during his senior campaign ... selected to the all-county team as a junior ... played on the prep team at USMAPS for coach Tom Hansen.
Personal: Alexander John Carros was born in Washington, D.C., on April 15, 1991 ... parents are John and Laura Carros ... has two brothers, Bryan and Chris ... enjoys watching Baltimore Ravens football and playing basketball in his spare time ... named to his high school's Academic Honor Roll ... lists winning the 2009 state championship as his favorite lacrosse moment ... grew up five minutes away from the U.S. Naval Academy ... major is American Legal Studies.