3 Alex Coleman
3 - Alex Coleman
Height: 5-7
Weight: 182
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Columbus, Ohio
High School: Eastmoor Academy
Position: SB


2013: Second team All-Ohio Athletic Conference as a slot back … letter winner … appeared in all 10 games as a starting slot back … led the team and finished seventh in the conference with 586 rushing yards … ranked ninth in the OAC with 58.6 rushing yards per game … averaged 9.5 yards per carry … tied for third on the team with three rushing touchdowns … led team with two receiving touchdowns … tied for the team lead in both total touchdowns (5) and points (30) … led the team in both punt returns (8-113 yards) and kick returns (24-510) … placed fourth in the conference in all-purpose yards (1,286) and all-purpose yards per game (128.6) … for his career, finished as one of three Capital players all time with more than 1,000 kick return yards and totaled 3,054 all-purpose yards during his tenure … recorded an interception on a fake punt against Thomas More (Ky.) on Sept. 7 … rushed for 116 yards on just eight carries and posted a touchdown at then-No. 12 Heidelberg on Oct. 12 … contributed with a career-high 185 yards on just 12 carries and ran for a 65-yard touchdown on the first play from scrimmage at Otterbein on Nov. 2 … tallied six carries for 72 yards, one reception for 43 yards and two scores (one rushing, one receiving) in Capital’s 42-13 triumph at Marietta on Sept. 21 … made a juggling catch over the top of a defender for a touchdown and recorded a season-long 44-yard punt return in the Crusaders’ 41-27 Senior Day victory over Wilmington on Nov. 16


2012: Letter winner … started all 10 games at wide receiver and was the team’s primary punt and kick returner … finished fourth in the OAC with 1,252 all-purpose yards … led team in receptions (36), receiving yards (528) and receiving touchdowns (3) … led the team in punt returning (17-179, 10.5 ypr) and kick returning (23-543, 20.9 ypr) … posted season highs in receptions (6) and receiving yards (98) at Muskingum on Nov. 3 … caught a season-long 51-yard pass against Otterbein on Oct. 27 … registered touchdown receptions against Wittenberg (Sept. 1), Otterbein (Oct. 27) and at Wilmington (Nov. 10)

2011: Letter winner … Appeared in 10 games and started as a punt returner … Recorded 28 receptions for 272 yards … Scored three receiving touchdowns … Averaged 9.7 yards per reception … Averaged 27.2 yards per game … Rushed for 11 total yards … Threw for 34 yards … Recorded one passing touchdown … Played special teams.

2010: Played at Ohio Dominican

High School: Division III State receiving record 2008 … Scholar-athlete … All-State in Football and basketball.

Personal: Majoring in communications study … Parents are Rodney and Rhonda Coleman … Played football for coach James Miranda at Eastmoor Academy, where he also participated in basketball, baseball and track & field … Career ambition is to be a professional athlete and then help provide opportunities for inner city athletes to go to college … hobbie include singing.