Queens University junior Alexandra Marshall was recently diagnosed with Hodgkins Lymphoma Cancer. Marshall was a member of Queen’s winning 4×100 freestyle relay at last year NCAA Championships and helped lead Queens to their first national team title as well.
“Alex (Alexandra) is a fighter and our team is united behind her in this battle. We look forward to celebrating her full recovery.” – Queens University Coach Jeff Dugdale
Hodkgins Lymphoma is a form of blood cancer that affects the lymph system.
Marshall earned All-American honors last year in the 200 medley relay, 200 freestyle relay, 100 butterfly, 400 medley relay, and the 400 freestyle relay. She also earned Honorable Mention All-American honors in the 100 freestyle.
SwimSwam sends our thoughts and prayers to Alexandra Marshall, her family, and Queens Swimming and Diving.