Alexis Nash
Alexis Nash

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Naperville, Ill.

High School:
Naperville North High School

Height:
5-4

Event:
Fly, Backstroke

Birthdate:
07/17/1993

04/08/2014

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.

10/05/2013

White Team is Victorious at Intrasquad Meet

Illinois State Red and White Intrasquad Meet

03/04/2013

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.

02/16/2013

Redbirds Finish 2nd, Breaking Fifteen School Records

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

02/15/2013

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 swimmer...team 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