Alexis Nash
Alexis Nash


Naperville, Ill.

High School:
Naperville North High School


Fly, Backstroke



Redbird Swimmers and Divers Honored At Annual Team Banquet

All-American diver Wenting Zhang and four-time Missouri Valley Conference champion Marissa Yontz took home top honors.


White Team is Victorious at Intrasquad Meet

Illinois State Red and White Intrasquad Meet


Fourteen Redbirds Named to Swimming & Diving Scholar-Athlete Team

The Illinois State swimming and diving team have fourteen student-athletes named to the 2012-13 Scholar-Athlete Team.


Redbirds Finish 2nd, Breaking Fifteen School Records

Illinois State swimming and diving finish in second-place at the Missouri Valley Conference Championships


Redbirds Remain in Second While Breaking MVC Records

Illinois State swimming and diving remain in second place during the Missouri Valley Conference Championships

2012-13: Received 2012-13 Missouri Valley Honorable mention All-Conference honors ... named to the 2013 Scholar-Athlete team ... broke the school record in the 50-yard butterfly (25.24) during a timed trials at the MVC Championships ... member of the third-place school record breaking 200-yard medley relay (1:44.47) team at the MVC Championships ... earned a personal best in the 100-yard backstroke (58.34) and the 100-yard butterfly (57.16) at the MVC Championships ... placed first in the 100-yard butterfly (58.55) in a dual meet against Truman State ... placed first in the 200-yard backstroke (2:13.35) in a dual meet against conference opponent Northern Iowa ... member of the first-place 200-yard medley relay (1:49.99) at a dual meet against Nebraska-Omaha.

2011-2012: Participated in the Notre Dame relays ... earned personal-best times in the 100-yard butterfly (58.94), 100-yard backstroke (58.87) and 200-yard backstroke (2:10.22) during the MVC Championships ... competed in dual meets against Evansville, Nebraska-Omaha, Illinois, Ball State and UNI ... competed in a double-dual meet against UIC and Valparaiso.

Naperville North HS: Four-year varsity captain senior year... qualified for sectionals all four years, state qualifier her last three years... Honored with All-American, All-Conference and seventh-place at state in the 200-freestyle relay... placed 11th at state in the 200-medley relay... also member of the Academic All-Conference team her last three years... helped her team earn DVC championships her last three years... also led her team to a ninth-place finish at state senior year and 15th-place junior year... three-year water polo player... four-year honor roll student.

Personal: Born 7/17/93... daughter of Todd and Cathy Nash... majoring in elementary education ... holds a cumulative GPA of 3.40.

Personal Best: 100-yard butterfly- 57.16, 200-yard butterfly- 2:11.30, 100-yard backstroke- 58.34, 200-yard backstroke- 2:10.22, 200-yard IM- 2:13.37