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Alexandria Sorensen Athlete Profile

Alexandria Sorensen

Positions: Sprinter, Butterfly Height: 5-5 Class: Graduate Roster Years: 2012-2016 Hometown: The Woodlands, TX Last School: The Woodlands High School

Before BYU:

  • High School: The Woodlands High School under Kent Kirchner
  • Member of National Honor Society
  • Member of French Club
  • Eight-time swimming high school All-American
  • Texas 5A State Champion
  • Academic All-American Swimming
  • Club: The Woodlands Swim Team under Brad Radford 

Personal:

  • Parents are Craig and Melanie Sorensen
  • Has four brothers and one sister
  • Brother Chad is a member of BYU team and currently serving an LDS Church mission
  • Majoring in Elementary Education


2012-2013 | Freshman Year

  • MPSF Female Rookie of the Year
  • Competed in 10 meets for the Cougars
  • Named to All-MPSF Second Team for performances in 50 Free, 100 Free, 100 Fly and 200 Free Relay
  • At MPSF meet, placed second in 200 Free Relay (1:31.97), fourth in the 400 Free Relay (3:24.13) and the 50 Free (23.28) and 100 Free (50.69) and sixth in the 100 Fly (55.01) 
  • Ranked first for the Cougars in the 50 Free (23.28) and 100 Free(50.69) and second in the 100 Fly ()55.01
  • Recorded a first-place finish in the 50 free (23.71) against Hawaii
  • Recorded a first-place finish in the 100 free (52.84) against Oregon State
  • Recorded a first-place finish in the 50 free (23.94) against DU

2013-2014 | Sophomore Year

  • Recorded a first-place finish in the 50 free (24.14) at the Intermountain Shootout
  • Contributed to a first-place finish in the 200 free relay (1:36.50) in the Intermountain Shootout
  • Contributed to a first-place finish in the 400 free relay (3:32.72) in the Intermountain Shootout
  • Contributed to a first-place finish in the 200 medley relay (1:45.12) against UNLV
  • Contributed to a first-place finish in the 400 free relay (3:29.31) against UNLV
  • Named to All-MPSF First Team for performances in 200 free relay (1:32.15)
  • Named to All-MPSF Second Team for performances in 50 free (23.44) and 400 free relay (3:23.79)

2014-2015 | Junior Year

  • Contributed to a first-place finish in the 200 free relay (1:36.74) against Grand Canyon
  • Named to All-MPSF Second Team for performance in the 200 medley relay (1:40.96)

2015-2016 | Senior Year

  • Contributed to a first-place finish in the 200 free and 200 medley relays and recorded a second-place finish in the 50 free (24.13) at the Colorado Mesa Invite
  • Recorded a first-place finish in the 50 free (24.01) and contributed to a second-place finish in the 200 free relay against Boise State
  • Recorded a second-place finish in the 50 free (24.00) against UNLV
  • Recorded a second-place finish in the 50 free (24.12) against UC Davis
  • Recorded a first-place finish in the 50 free (24.40), a second-place finish in the 100 fly (58.27) and contributed to a first-place finish in the 200 free relay against Oregon State
  • Recorded a first-place finish in the 50 free (24.30) and contributed to a second-place finish in the 200 medley relay against Grand Canyon/New Mexico State
  • Recorded a first-place finish in the 50 free (24.01) and contributed to second-place finishes in the 400 free relay (3:33.40) and the 200 medley relay (1:45.49) against Utah
  • Named Second-Team All-MPSF in 50 free
  • Received 2015-16 Kimball Memorial Award at annual Y Awards as the BYU athlete with the highest grade point average