|Full name||Alexander Semenets|
|Date of birth||March 10, 1990|
|Place of birth||Kiev, Ukraine SSR, Soviet Union|
|Height||5 ft 7 in (1.70 m)|
|2000–2007||Oakville Blue Stars|
|2010||→ Whitecaps Residency (loan)||11||(3)|
|* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of September 5, 2012.
Semenets moved from his native Ukraine to Canada in 1998, settling in Mississauga, Ontario. He attended Iona Catholic High School and played club soccer for the Oakville Blue Stars before joining the Vancouver Whitecaps residency program in 2007.
Semenets played with the Vancouver Whitecaps Residency squad in the USL Premier Development League season in 2008 and 2009, helping his team to the PDL playoffs in his debut season, before being called up to the senior Vancouver Whitecaps side following the conclusion of the 2009 PDL season. He made his first-team debut on July 25, 2010 in a match against the NSC Minnesota Stars, coming on as a substitute in the 80th minute.
Semenets is a member of the Canada U-20 men's national soccer team, having made his debut in Beirut, Lebanon at the tournament "Les Jeux de la Francophonie" in a match against the Rwanda national football team. He recorded his first two goals in that same game. By the end of the tournament he was the joint top scorer with 3 goals.