Alex Black
Alex Black
Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Palm Bay, Fla.

High School:
Holy Trinity Episcopal Academy

Height:
5-8

Event:
Breaststroke

Club Team:
YCF at Cocoa YMCA

04/28/2014

Marshall Swimming and Diving Annual Banquet Recap

Five seniors attend their last banquet

03/01/2014

Marshall Continues Breaking Records at C-USA Championships

Two swimmers have a chance to stand on the podium tonight

02/28/2014

Herd Wraps Up Day Three of C-USA Championships

Marshall will begin the final day of competition Saturday morning

02/28/2014

Niemeyer Shatters School Record on Day Three

Seven Marshall swimmers qualified for Thursday's finals at the C-USA Championships

02/27/2014

Four Swimmers Advance to Finals on Day Two

Gregory, Preun, Niemeyer and Reynolds will compete this evening at the C-USA Championships

11/05/2012

Marshall Swimming & Diving Hosts Radford

Radford visits the Fitch Natatorium for a meet on Nov. 3.

Career Top Times

50 yard Freestyle: 25.08

100 yard Breaststroke: 1:05.79

200 yard Breaststroke: 2:26.24

2013-14 (Sophomore):Set career-best times in the 50 yard freestyle (25.08), 100 yard breaststroke (1:05.97) and 200 yard breaststroke (2:26.24)...moved into sixth place on the list of top performers in the 100 yard breastroke with a 1:05.79 performance at the C-USA Championships...named to the C-USA Commissioner's Honor Roll...named Most Improved by coaches and teammates.

2012-13 (Freshman): Competed in eight different events for the Herd during the season...placed 17th at C-USA Championships in 100 yard breaststroke...set career best times in the 50 yard freestyle, 100 yard breaststroke, and 200 yard breaststroke...named to the C-USA Commissioner's Honor Roll.

High School: Swam for Holy Trinity Episcopal Academy and coach Sarah Tricano...was voted team MVP from 2007-09...was selected as team captain in 2010 and 2011...was a state qualifier in 2009, 10, 11...was on the Florida Space Coast Team from 2009-11...for her club team, Space Coast Swimming, she participated in the Southern Zone Sections from 2008-10...was also on the Florida Junior Olympics team from 2005-07 and the Senior Olympics team from 2008-12.

Club: Swam for YCF at Cocoa YMCA and coach Colby Mack

Personal: Hometown is Palm Bay, Fla...major is Psychology...parents are Jeff and Carole Black.