Alexander

Gilchrist

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Individual Medley/Butterfly
Height: 5'8"
Year: Junior
Hometown: Pleasanton, CA
High School: Amador Valley HS
Major: International Business
Experience: 2 Letters

Bio

AS A SOPHOMORE IN 2017-18
Competed in all seven meets for the Tritons, including PCSC Championships.

AS A FRESHMAN IN 2016-17
Competed in all seven meets, including first PCSC Championships ... Made college debut in opener vs. Claremont-Mudd-Scripps (10/29).

CLUB
Swam for Pleasanton Seahawks throughout high school.

HIGH SCHOOL
A 2016 graduate of Amador Valley High School in Pleasanton All-East Bay Athletic League (EBAL) in 200 IM (top three) as a junior ... Dons' team captain as a senior ... Three-time CIF North Coast Section (NCS) qualifier in 200 IM and 100 fly (2014-16) ... Two-time CIF State Championships qualifier in 200 IM ... Two-time Scholastic All-American (2015-16) ... Three-time NCS Scholar (2014-16) ... 2015 Male Varsity Athlete of the Year.

PERSONAL
Born Aug. 30 in Dallas, Texas ... Parents are John Gilchrist and Yvette Cobb ... Has an older sister named Maya ... International studies-international business major at Muir College ... Intends to move on to graduate school after earning his UC San Diego degree ... Top swimming memories include going to 2015 Winter Junior Nationals in Austin, Texas, and CIF State Championships ... Enjoys reading, writing and music ... Roots for the Dallas Cowboys ... Favorite athlete is LeBron James ... Top movie is The Firm ... Loves sushi.

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