Alec Kandt
Alec  Kandt

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Inver Grove Heights, Minn.

High School:
Simley Senior

Event:
Breast


02/06/2016

Spartan Swimming & Diving Falls to Michigan

Michigan State swimming & diving closed out the dual season with a pair of road losses at Michigan.

03/08/2015

Alec Kandt Finishes Last Chance Meet

The Spartan sophomore swam the 100 breaststroke on Sunday.

03/04/2015

Swimming Sends One to Last Chance Meet

Sophomore Alec Kandt will swim on Sunday.

02/28/2015

Spartans Conclude Action at Big Ten Championships

The men's swimming and diving team finishes with 82 points.

02/27/2015

Spartans Break Record on Friday at Big Ten Championships.

The men's swimming & diving team stands in 10th place with 65 points.

2015-16:
Placed seventh at the Big Ten Championships in the 100 breaststroke with a new school record ... Won C Final at the Big Ten Championships with the team's second fastest time in history ... Member of 200 and 400 medlet relay varsity record teams ... Swam a 52.43 100 breaststroke in the 400 medley relay to place ninth at the Big Ten Championship ... Had a season-best time of 25.47 in the 50 breaststroke to place second at the Northwestern TYR Invitational ... Placed first in the 100 breaststroke with a time of 55.37 at the Northwestern TYR Invitational ... Swam a 2:03.03 in the 200 breaststroke for second place at the Northwestern TYR Invitational ... In the 200 breaststroke, Kandt came back in the finals with the second-fastest time in MSU history, tapping the wall in 1:56.38 ... Broke his own school record in the 100 breastsroke with a time of 53:27 ... 2015-2016 Men's Swimmer of the Year.

2014-15:
Posted the fastest-time in school history in the 100 breaststroke at the Big Ten Championships with a 12th-place time of 53.64 ... Recorded the second-fastest time in school history in the 200 breaststroke at the Big ten Championships with a 17th-place finish of 1:57.06 ... Clocked in the sixth-fastest time in the 200 IM at the Big Ten Championships in 38th place at 1:48.74 ... Recorded a time of 22.93 in the 50 butterfly at the Northwestern TYR Invitational ... Had his fastest time of the year in the 100 butterfly at the TYR Northwestern Invitational at 50.00 ... Swam a 4:12.83 in the 400 IM at Purdue ... Clocked in a time of 53.15 in the 100 backstroke vs. Ohio State ... Recorded his fastest 50 breaststroke time at MSU at the TYR Northwestern Invitational at 25.16 ... 2014-2015 Men's Swimmer of the Year.

2013-14:
Broke the freshman record for the 200 breaststroke with a time of 1:58.78 at the Big Ten Swim & Dive Championship, the record is the second fastest in the Spartan record books ... His 200 medley relay team finished 10th at the Big Ten Swim & Dive Championship ... His 400 medley relay team also placed 10th with a season best time of 3:15.04 ... Also at the Big Ten Swim & Dive Championship he clocked a time of 55.14 in the 100 breaststroke for a 25th place finish to earn an NCAA provisional cut time, he improved in the finals to set a freshman record time of 54.39 and 18th place overall ... Tied for 40th in the 200 individual medley at the Big Ten Swim & Dive Championship clocking a personal best time of 1:49.96 ... At the TYR Invitational he placed second in the 100 breaststroke and was a NCAA B-cut ... Tied for fourth with his teammate Chad Cathey in the 50 breaststroke with a time of 25.54 at the TYR Invitational ... 200 medley relay team placed first in the annual Green & White meet ... Received Freshman of the Year award at the annual banquet.

Prior to MSU:
Swam a AAA time in the 100 breaststroke to become the 2013 Minnesota Class A State Champion ... Six Section 1A championship titles in the IM, breaststroke and fly ... Five relay championship titles in Section 1A ... 2013 Section 1A Swimmer of the Year ... 2013 All-American in the 100 breaststroke ... 2010 All-American 200 free relay ... Holds school records in the 200 IM, 100 fly, 100 back and 100 breaststroke ... Part of relay school records in 200 medley, 200 free and 400 free ... Posted Suburban Conference records in the 200 IM and 200 free.