Georgia State Champion Alex Clark Has Committed to Swim for Air Force in 2021

by Lucas Hetzel 2

April 24th, 2020 College, News

Fitter and Faster Swim Camps is the proud sponsor of SwimSwam’s College Recruiting Channel and all commitment news. For many, swimming in college is a lifelong dream that is pursued with dedication and determination. Fitter and Faster is proud to honor these athletes and those who supported them on their journey.

Alex Clark, a junior at Alpharetta High School and a member of Dynamo Swim Club in Atlanta, has made her verbal commitment to swim for the U.S. Air Force Academy in the fall of 2021. A butterflier and IMer, Clark will join a Falcons team that sports five women between 55.56 and 56.73 in the 100-yard butterfly and three women between 2:04.53 and 2:06.78 in the 200-yard butterfly, and she will get some overlap with half of them, including the number time on the team in the 200-yard butterfly Dia Gawronski.

At the 2020 Georgia 6-7A High School State Championship meet, Clark took 4th place in the 200-yard freestyle (1:54.89) and won the 100-yard butterfly in a time of 56.71, a meet in which she finished 5th and 6th place respectively last year. At the 2019 Georgia Short Course Senior State Meet, Clark took 6th place in the 200-yard butterfly (2:05.08) and 7th place in the 200 yard IM (2:09.55).

Top Times in Yards:

  • 100 fly – 56.71
  • 200 fly – 2:05.08
  • 200 IM – 2:09.55
  • 400 IM – 4:30.21
  • 200 free – 1:53.74
  • 200 back – 2:06.92

Clark is the first announced member of the Air Force’s class of 2025. Air Force swimming has hit Georgia hard for recruiting of late, including 3 of the men’s teams best swimmers out of the Stingrays Club in Marietta (though one, Zach Franklin, wound up at the University of Georgia instead). Ashley Buzzelli on the women’s team also comes from the Stingrays Club.

If you have a commitment to report, please send an email with a photo (landscape, or horizontal, looks best) and a quote to [email protected].

About the Fitter and Faster Swim Tour 

Fitter & Faster Swim Camps feature the most innovative teaching platforms for competitive swimmers of all levels. Camps are produced year-round throughout the USA and Canada. All camps are led by elite swimmers and coaches. Visit fitterandfaster.com to find or request a swim camp near you.

FFT SOCIAL

Instagram – @fitterandfasterswimtour

Facebook – @fitterandfastertour

Twitter – @fitterandfaster

FFT is a SwimSwam partner.

2
Leave a Reply

2 Comment threads
0 Thread replies
0 Followers
 
Most reacted comment
Hottest comment thread
2 Comment authors
newest oldest most voted
Dan

Congratulations.

CanPar

Congratulations Alex!!