Alex Beckett
Alex  Beckett


Phoenix, Ariz.

High School:
Desert Vista



Buckeyes Complete More than 500 Hours of Community Service

Synchro swimmers encouraged to "Give Back a Day" during 2011-12 academic calendar


Buckeyes Celebrate another Championship Season

Yuliya Maryanko named Most Outstanding Swimmer at annual team banquet Friday


Athletics Good Stuff

March 11-18, 2012


Ohio State Clinches Program's 28th U.S. Collegiate Championship

Buckeyes tally 93 points; sophomore Yuliya Maryanko wins gold in solo routine


Scarlet and Gray Secures 22nd North Regional Championship

Buckeyes edge Lindenwood by one point for the win

2011 Freshman Season Highlights

  • 2011 U.S. Collegiate All-American
  • Member of Scarlet Team that recorded a first-place 173.4125 in team final to help Ohio State win its second U.S. Senior National title.
  • Competed in duet routine with Java Nikbakht at U.S. Senior National Championships and finished fifth with 164.7875.
  • Part of Team Scarlet's 92.875 performance for runner-up finish in U.S. Collegiate Championships; Buckeyes won their 27th title.
  • With Deborah Shim and Michelle Theriault, finished first in trio final at U.S. Collegiate Championships with 90.500.
  • Recorded 2011 season-best 93.0 with Shim and Theriault in trio competition at North Regional Championships; Buckeyes won their 21st title.
  • At North Regional Championships also competed with Scarlet Team and earned a 96.667 for first in team routine; 2011 team season best.
  • During regular season finished first with Scarlet Team at Richmond and William & Mary; also competed in trio routine with Nikbakht and Theriault and was second at Richmond and first at William & Mary.
  • At Jessica Beck Memorial Meet, helped Team Scarlet post a first-place 95.50 and was second in trio with Theriault and Nikbakht with an 89.833.
  • In season-opening meet vs. Michigan, recorded a 91.50 with Theriault and Nikbakht for second in trio routine.
Prior to Ohio State
  • Member of Desert Vista varsity swim team from 2009-10; swam the 100 freestyle and 500 freestyle
  • Daughter of Anita and Rick; has one sister, Andrea and one brother, Jonathan
  • Enjoys running, baking and reading