Texas A&M Picks Up Italian Championships IM Finalist Alice Marini for 2021

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Italy’s Alice Marini has verbally committed to Texas A&M for next season, joining their class of 2025.

I’m excited to announce my verbal commitment to continue my athletic and academic career at Texas A&M University! I just want to thank all the people who helped me through this decision. I’m grateful to my family for always supporting me and I’m very thankful for the coaches Tanica and Steve of Texas A&M to trust me. I can’t wait to be part of this amazing team and to become an Aggie! 🤩
#GigEm👍🏼

TOP TIMES (LCM / SCY conv.)

  • 200 IM – 2:17.39 / 2:00.11
  • 400 IM – 4:52.39 / 4:16.54
  • 100 fly – 1:02.34 / 55.40
  • 200 fly – 2:15.62 / 2:00.50
  • 200 back – 2:16.52 / 1:59.52

Marini is a versatile talent, strongest in the IM events and fly events. At the Italian Winter National Championships in December, which were held in a timed finals format, Marini finished fourth in the 200 IM and fifth in the 400 IM.

With her converted times, she looks poised to develop as an IMer and 200 butterflier under the Aggie program, one that has produced no shortage of world-class IMers. She’d rank third in the 200 IM and fourth in the 400 IM on the A&M roster this season.

The Aggie women are rebuilding, coming off of a 2021 SEC Championships where they finished sixth just a couple of years after staging a four-peat.

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Texas A&M Swim Fan
7 months ago

Good choice Alice!! Looking forward to watching you swim in College Station!! Gig em forever 👍👍

About Karl Ortegon

Karl Ortegon

Karl Ortegon studied sociology at Wesleyan University in Middletown, CT, graduating in May of 2018. He began swimming on a club team in first grade and swam four years for Wesleyan.

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