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2017 (Junior): Appeared in all 11 games, extending his streak of consecutive games played to 36 (every game that Georgia Tech has played since he arrived on campus in 2015) ... Cracked the starting lineup for the first time in his career in the second game of the campaign (Sept. 9 vs. Jacksonville State) and remained the starter at outside linebacker for the final 10 games of the season ... Led team with 60 total tackles (41 solo) ... Tallied multiple tackles in all 11 games and had at least five stops in 8-of-11 contests ... Recorded seven tackles (six solo) and a quarterback hurry in his debut as a starter against JSU ... Notched at least five stops in seven-straight ACC games from Sept. 30-Nov. 18 ... Had six tackles, including a pivotal fourth-down sack late in the third quarter of come-from-behind win over Wake Forest (Oct. 21) ... Racked up a total of 21 tackles in back-to-back rain-drenched contests against Clemson (10 tackles on Oct. 28) and Virginia (career-high 11 stops on Nov. 4) ... Had five tackles, including a 12-yard sack, in win over No. 17 Virginia Tech (Nov. 11).
2016 (Sophomore): Appeared in all 13 games as a backup linebacker and on special teams ... Recorded 15 tackles (12 solo) ... Notched multiple tackles five times, including a season-high three versus Clemson (Sept. 22) and Pittsburgh (Oct. 8) ... Had 1.5 tackles for loss (0.5 vs. Vanderbilt on Sept. 17, 1.0 vs. Clemson on Sept. 22).
2015 (True Freshman): Played in all 12 games ... Finished with nine tackles (six solo) and one tackle for loss ... Made college debut vs. Alcorn State (Sept. 3) ... Tallied two tackles and one TFL ... Recorded career-high five tackles in win vs. Tulane (Sept. 12) ... Made two tackles at Clemson (Oct. 10).
High School: Lettered four years for head coach Verlon Dorminey ... Led Conquerors to back-to-back Class 3A state titles ... Recorded 74 tackles, 17 for loss and three sacks as a senior ... Named first-team all-First Coast and first-team Class 3A all-state ... 2014 all-First Coast Defensive Player of the Year ... 2014 Florida Times-Union Super 24 in Jacksonville ... Tallied 70 tackles, 2.5 sacks and 13 tackles for loss as a junior ... Earned first-team all-First Coast honors in 2013 ... Registered 82 tackles, two sacks and 14 tackles for loss en route to third-team all-First Coast honors as a sophomore.
Personal: Full name is Victor Wayne Alexander II ... Born July 23, 1996 ... Son of Victor and Glenda Alexander ... Brother, Joey Lopes, was a four-year starter as a linebacker and long snapper at Edward Waters College and had a brief stint with the NFL's Jacksonville Jaguars in 2006 ... Majoring in literature, media and communication ... Spent summer of 2018 interning in Georgia Tech athletics' video department.
Tackles: 11 at Virginia, Nov. 4, 2017
Solo Tackles: 6, three times - last at No. 7 Clemson, Oct. 28, 2017
Tackles for Loss: 1.0, four times - last vs. No. 17 Virginia Tech, Nov. 11, 2017
Sacks: 1.0, twice - last vs. No. 17 Virginia Tech, Nov. 11, 2017
Quarterback Hurries: 1 vs. Jacksonville State, Sept. 9, 2017
Pass Breakups: 1 at Virginia, Nov. 4, 2017