Missouri State Champion Alex Albracht Signs NLI to Swim for Virginia Cavaliers

Alex Albracht has signed an NLI, committing to swim for the Virginia Cavaliers beginning with the 2015-16 season.

A senior at Rockhurst High School and team captain for the Rockhurst Aquahawks, Albracht led the team to their record 11th straight Missouri state championship. Albracht won the 100 breast state title (57.06) and was runner-up in the 200 IM (1:53.39); he was also on Rockhurst’s 400 free and 200 medley relays, the latter of which set the meet record.

Albracht swims with Kansas City Swim Academy under Mary Jo Klier. He recently finaled in the 100/200 breast and 200 IM at the NCSA Spring Championships, and his top times include:

100 breast 56.04 1:05.44
200 breast 2.00.86 2:20.66
200 IM 1:50.97 2:10.03
400 IM 3:58.93 4:40.58


The Cavaliers finished eighth by one point at last season’s ACC championships, but are bringing in a talented group of recruits that include Albracht and:

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congrats, Alex. excellent choice.


Great school, great team, great kid. Go Hoos.

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