Nick Alexander

Nick Alexander is a competitive swimmer who represents the United States internationally.

College (Missouri)


As a freshman, Alexander made an immediate impact at the conference level for the Tigers. Individually, he placed 11th in the 200 back (1:42.64), 14th in the 400 IM (3:48.58) and 18th in the 200 IM (1:45.83) at the SEC Championships.


In his sophomore year, Alexander made great strides in his events. At the 2018 SEC Championships, he finished sixth in the 200 back (1:41.82), 10th in the 200 IM (1:44.38) and 14th in the 400 IM (3:46.43). His time in the 200 back qualified him for his first NCAA championships.

At the NCAA’s, Alexander swam the 200 back (26th, 1:41.39), 200 IM (34th, 1:44.54) and 400 IM (40th, 3:50.30).


At the 2019 SEC Championships, Alexander was the runner-up in the 200 IM (1:43.15) and finished seventh in the 200 back (1:41.42) and eighth in the 100 back (46.13). He also swam the leadoff leg of Mizzou’s fourth place 200 medley relay.

Alexander competed in the 200 back (21st, 1:41.22), 100 back (28th, 46.21) and 200 IM (30th, 1:43.97) at the 2019 NCAA Championships. He also was part of Missouri’s 15th place 200 medley relay team.

National/International Competition

2019 Pan American Games (Lima, Peru)

Alexander was the runnerup in the 200 back (1:58.30) at the Pan American Games. He also swam in the prelims for the United States’ 4×100 medley relay team, which went on to win gold. Alexander swam the leadoff leg in the prelims, followed by Nic Fink, Matthew Josa and Michael Chadwick. Fink was joined by Daniel Carr, Tom Shields and Nathan Adrian in the event finals.

International Medals

Place Event Year Meet
Gold 400 Medley Relay 2019 Pan American Championships
Silver 200 Back 2019 Pan American Championships

Best Times

Course Event Time Date Meet
scy 100 Back 45.93 11/16/18 Mizzou Invitational
Columbia, Missouri
scy 200 Back 1:39.98 11/17/18 Mizzou Invitational
Columbia, Missouri
scy 200 IM 1:43.04 11/15/18 Mizzou Invitational
Columbia, Missouri
lcm 100 Back 54.34 07/28/18 2018 Summer Nationals
Irvine, California
lcm 200 Back 1:57.18 07/26/18 2018 Summer Nationals
Irvine, California