Alex Strom
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    Alex Strom

    Class:
    Junior

    Hometown:
    Fort Walton Beach, FL

    High School:
    Choctawhatchee

    Height:
    6-1

    Event:
    Distance Free

    02/27/2013

    Falcons Place 10 On All-MPSF Swimming & Diving Team

    Millikin and Vallejo lead the Falcons with two all-conference honors.

    02/24/2013

    Air Force Finishes in Sixth Place at MPSF Championships

    Falcons post 10 school top 10 swims on Saturday.

    11/18/2012

    Air Force Men's Swimming Finishes Fourth at Arena Invite

    Falcons nearly set records in 100 free and 200 fly.

    10/21/2012

    Air Force Swimming & Diving Sweeps AF Duals

    Falcons combine to win 25 of 26 events.

    10/21/2012

    Air Force Swimming & Diving Sweeps AF Duals

    Falcons combine to take first in 25 of 26 events.

    personal bests

    200 free - 1:41.45
    500 free - 4:34.02
    1000 free - 9:21.00#(7)
    1650 free - 15:32.03#(7)
    #Academy Top 10 Time(Rank)

    2012-13 (SOPHOMORE): Second-team All-MPSF in 1650 free...ranked third on team in 1000 and 1650 free and fourth in 500 free...1650 free time of 15:32.03 and his 1000 split of 9:21.00 in the same swim both rank seventh in Academy history...MPSF All-Academic.

    2011-12 (FRESHMAN): Swam the third fastest 1000 and 1650 free times on the team...fourth fastest 500 free and fifth-fastest 200 free...Mountain West Scholar-Athlete.

    HIGH SCHOOL (Choctawhatchee): Lettered four years in swimming and two years in track...All-American in the 200 and 500 free...Northwest Florida Daily news swimmer of the year in 2010 and 2008...graduated Summa cum Laude...Grand Prize Science Fair winner...Scholastic Athlete of the Year...high school swimming coach was Jamie Garea...swam club for Emerald Coach Swimming, coached by father Len Strom.

    PERSONAL: Member of cadet squadron 40 ... has three younger sisters ... sister, Olivia, is a sophomore at the Academy and on the swim team ... nickname is Jar Jar ... hobby is gaming ... favorite movie is Monty Python and the Holy Grail ... something most people don't know about him is that he used to pole vault ... credits his father as having the biggest influence on his sports career ... if he could be on any reality TV show, it would be the Amazing Race ... has mostly classic rock on his iPod ... son of Len and Tracy Strom.

    Inside Men's Swimming