Alex Bird
Alex Bird
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Durham, N.C.
High School: C.E. Jordan
Events: FL, BK

PERSONAL BESTS

EVENT TIME MEET DATE
100 FL 50.37 Wheaton Invite 12/3/2016
200 FL 1:52.00 Wheaton Invite 12/2/2016
100 BK 51.94 Miami Invite 12/1/2017

2018-19: Swam to multiple season-best times at the Wheaton Invite including the 50 FR (21.99) and the 50 BK (24.56) ... Academic All-UAA.

2017-18: WashU's fifth fastest performer in 100 BK (51.94), 100 FL (50.50) and 200 FL (1:53.11) ... Member of WashU's third fastest 400 free relay (3:08.55), 200 medley relay (1:32.56) and 400 medley relay (3:23.50) ... Academic All-UAA.

2016-17: Placed seventh at the UAA Championships (2/10) in the 100 fly (50.45)... Swam to season-best times at the Wheaton Invitational (2/2-2/3) in the 100 back (53.76), 100 fly (50.37) and the 200 fly (1:52.00).

HIGH SCHOOL: Captain and four-year letterwinner in swimming at C. E. Jordan High School ... All-Conference honors … Personal Bests: 100 Fly: 50.75; 200 Fly: 1:53.65 ... Scholastic All-American, National Merit Finalist, National AP Scholar with Distinction.

PERSONAL: Enrolled in the College of Business ... Son of Laura Gilliom and Peter Bird.