Alexander Denke Athlete Profile

Alexander Denke

Alexander Denke
Position: Freestyle Height: 6-3 Weight: 165 Roster Years: 1996-1997 | 1999-2001 Hometown: Seattle, WA Last School: Blanchet High School


Majoring in English...parents are Conrad and Laura...Eagle Scout recipient...served an LDS mission to Donetsk, Ukraine.

Before BYU

Two-time MVP and Most Inpirational Athlete at Blancet High School...1995 Washington State Champion in 200 free...state runner-up in 500 free...high school All-American in 200 and 500 free.


Ranks third on BYU's all-time list in 500 free...fifth all-time at BYU in 200 free...All-WAC swimmer...

1999-2000 | Freshman Year

Posted third-fastest team times in 200 free, 1000 free and 1650 free in first season back from mission...MWC finalist in 200 free...member of record-breaking 800 free relay that won conference championship..Academic All-Conference.

2000-2001 | Sophomore Year

Cougar Club Scholar Athlete...finished fourth in the 200 and 500 free, and sixth in the 1650 free at the MWC Championships...won the 500 free against Utah.