Alexandra Pierce
Alexandra Pierce

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Hendersonville, Tenn.

High School:
Hendersonville

Event:
IM/Back


10/17/2013

Swimming & Diving Kick Off Season At Iowa On Friday

Head coach Matt Gianiodis gives an inside look at the 2013-14 squad.

05/02/2013

Coach G's Blog: Spring Farewells & Remembrances

Head coach Matt Gianiodis talks about the graduating seniors and remembering past Spartans this summer.

04/23/2013

Spartan Swimming and Diving Celebrates Awards Banquet

Student-athletes recognized for team accomplishments.

03/27/2013

2012-13 Winter Academic All-Big Ten Selections Announced

Forty-eight Spartans student-athletes were recognized for having a 3.0 or better GPA.

02/23/2013

MSU Women Conclude Competition At Swim/Dive Big Tens


Spartans tie for 11th place with 56 points. 



Junior Season: Academic All-Big Ten ... Big Ten Distinguished Scholar ... Posted the team's top time in the 100 butterfly (56.26) at the Ohio State Invitational earning a spot on the 400 medley relay that competed at the Big Ten Championship meet ... Posted the team's third-best time in both the 100 freestyle (52.04) and the 200 freestyle (1:53.67) earning a spot on both the 400 freestyle Relay and the 800 freestyle relay that competed at the Big Ten Championship meet ... Swam season-best times in the 100 backstroke (58.01) and the 200 breaststroke (2:21.88) at the Ohio State Invitational ... Posted the team's second-best time of the season in the 200 butterfly (2:05.59) ... Posted the team's top time of the season in the 200 individual medley with a time of 2:04.19) ... Swam a season best-time in the 400 individual medley (4:32.61) ... Made the team's All-Time Top Ten list in the 200 and 400 individual medley, 100 butterfly, and the 200 butterfly.

Sophomore Season: Posted the team's season-best time in the 200 individual medley at the Big Ten Championship meet with a time of 2:07.01 ... Swam a season-best time in the 400 individual medley (4:35.80) ... Posted the team's season-best time in the 50 backstroke (26.87) earning a spot on the 200 medley relay that competed at the Big Ten Championship meet ... Swam a season-best times in the 100 backstroke (58.23) and the 100 butterfly (57.96) at the Big Ten Championship meet ... Posted season-best times in the 100 freestyle (53.29), 200 freestyle (1:58.17), 200 backstroke (2:10.05), 100 breaststroke (1:09.30), and the 200 breaststroke (2:26.51).

Freshman Season: Posted the season's second-fastest time in the 200 individual medley (2:07.60) and third-fastest time in the 100 backstroke (58.32) ... Swam a 2:07.60 in the 200 individual medley and a 2:25.76 in the 200 breaststroke at the TYR Invitational ... Swam season-best times at Big Ten Championships in the 100 butterfly (57.77) and 100 backstroke (58.32).

High School: Earned All-America honors all four years for coach Norman Tripp at Hendersonville High School ... Named county swimmer of the year and team MVP as a senior ... National qualifier as a junior and senior in the 100 backstroke and 200 IM ... Named team captain as a senior ... Swam for the Nashville Aquatic Club.

Personal: Born March 26, 1991 ... Daughter of Rebecca Pierce ... Majoring in psychology.