Harry Cooksley
Harry  Cooksley


London, England

Last College:

Height / Weight:
6-2 / 200



Men's Soccer vs. Creighton

Photos from the Red Storm's 3-1 win in the opening round of the BIG EAST Championship on Nov. 4, 2017, at Belson Stadium.


Men's Soccer vs. Georgetown

Photos from men's soccer's 1-0 win over No. 10 Georgetown on Oct. 28, 2017


Men's Soccer vs. Villanova

Photos from the men's soccer team's 2-1 double overtime win over Villanova on Wednesday, Oct. 25, 2017 at Belson Stadium


Men's Soccer vs. Hofstra

Photos from the men's soccer team's scoreless draw with Hofstra on Tuesday, Sept. 5, 2017, at Belson Stadium.


Men's Soccer vs. Providence

Photos from men's soccer's 1-0 loss to Providence on Senior Night (Nov. 3, 2016).

As a Senior (2017)
BIG EAST Midfielder of the Year… First Team All-BIG EAST Selection… College Soccer News Third Team All-American… United Soccer Coaches All-Great Lakes Region First Team honoree… invited to the MLS adidas Player Combine… tied for the team lead in points despite playing just 14 games… scored four goals and dished out eight assists… his eight assists tied for the most by a St. John’s player since Matt Groenwald had nine in the College Cup season of 2003… finished 25th nationally in total assists… led the BIG EAST in assists per game (0.57) and ranked third in shots per game (3.36)… tallied a goal and six assists in the team’s last five games of the season… had five multi-point outings… opened the season with a goal and two assists in a 3-0 win at Drexel (Aug. 25)… suffered an injury against Hofstra that caused him to miss the next five matches… scored both of the Red Storm’s goals in a 2-2 draw at Creighton (Oct. 6)… assisted on both of the Johnnies’ goals in a 2-1 win against Villanova (Oct. 25)… assisted on the game winner in the Red Storm’s victory over No. 10 Georgetown, the program’s best win in terms of opponent ranking since 2013… logged three assists in the team’s 3-1 win against Creighton to open BIG EAST Tournament play, marking just the 16th time in program history that a St. John’s player recorded three or more assists in a game… first St. John’s player to record three assists in a game since Tadeu Terra in 2010.

As a Junior (2016)
First Team All-BIG EAST Selection… NSCAA All-Great Lakes Region Second Team honoree… team leader in points (16), assists (6), shots (76) and shots on goal (31)… ranked second on the squad with five goals… ranked fourth in the nation in shots per game (4.47) and 17th in shots on goal per game (1.82)… played in all 17 games for the Red Storm, making six starts… played 76 minutes in his Division I debut, tallying two shots in a scoreless draw against Drexel (Aug. 26)… scored his first Division I goal against Saint Peter’s (Aug. 31)… tallied three points with a goal and an assist at Syracuse, scoring a highlight-reel goal on a free kick from 30-plus yards out (Sept. 4)… assisted in the final goal of a 3-1 win for St. John’s at Princeton (Sept. 8)… made it four-straight games with a point by picking up an assist against Holy Cross; also fired off a season-high nine shots, four of which were on goal (Sept. 11)… registered six shots, four of which were on goal, in 79 minutes during the Red Storm’s BIG EAST opener at Marquette (Sept. 17)… recorded four shots against Quinnipiac (Sept. 20)… assisted on both goals of a 2-0 win for the Red Storm over Saint Joe’s (Sept. 27)… picked up an assist and recorded five shots in the Johnnies’ 1-1 draw with No. 10/14 Creighton (Oct. 1)… scored the Red Storm’s lone goal in a 1-1 draw with Loyola, playing the full 110 minutes (Oct. 11)… netted the game-winner in St. John’s 2-1 win over No. 11/14 Butler, using a terrific individual effort to get through several Bulldog defenders on his way to the cage (Oct. 15)… took seven shots at Georgetown (Oct. 22)… had three of his five shots find the target at Villanova (Oct. 26)… tallied four shots, two of which were on target, in 92 minutes against DePaul (Oct. 29)… fired off six tries against Providence (Nov. 3).

At Limestone College (2014-15):
Appeared in 37 games, including 34 starts, in two seasons ... totaled 17 goals, four game-winners, and 12 assists ... earned third team NSCAA Division II All-America honors as a sophomore after finishing with 11 goals, two game-winners, and eight assists ... also garnered first team NSCAA All-Southeast Region, first team CCA All-Southeast Region and first team All-Conference Carolinas accolades as a sophomore ... earned both Conference Carolinas Freshman of the Year and second team All-Conference Carolinas accolades as a rookie ... helped squad post a 32-8-1 record and advance to two NCAA Tournaments.

Harry Edward Cooksley… born in Guildford, England… son of Julia and Steve Cooksley… has a younger sister, Freya… chose St. John’s for its great soccer history… plans to major in finance.


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