Alex Szakelyhidi
Alex Szakelyhidi
Height: 6-0
Year: Senior
Hometown: Fombell, Pa.
High School: Riverside High School
Position: Free

As a Senior (2016-17)
Swam the 1,605, 1,000, 500 and 200-freestyle events at the Atlantic 10 Swimming and Diving Championships ... finished second in 1,000-freestyle at Binghamton (1/14) with a time of 10:06.39 ... member of the 12th-place 800-freestyle relay team (7:08.32) at the Akron Invite (12/2-4) ... finished second in the 100-freestyle (10:18.30) against Colgate (10/22) ...  finished third in the 500-freestyle (4:51.51) against Cleveland State.

As a Junior (2015-16)
Was part of the 800-freestyle relay that took third at the Atlantic 10 Swimming and Diving Championships ... he also competed in the 200-freestyle (1:42.18), the 500-freestyle (4:41.36) and in the 1000-freestyle (10:25.00) at the A-10 Championships ... on 10/3, he competed in the 100-yard backstroke (59.17) at the WNY Invitational and swam the 100-freestyle in the Zippy Invitational on (12/6).

As a Sophomore (2014-15)

Finished 37th in the 200-yard freestyle with a time of 1:46.58 in the A-10 Swimming and Diving Championships.

As a Freshman (2013-14)
Finished 16th in the 1650-yard freestyle with a time of 16:17.01 at the Atlantic 10 Swimming and Diving Championships.

High School
Placed fifth in the 200 free-style at the state championship during his senior year at Riverside High School … held the team record in the 100, 200, and 500 freestyles.

Personal
Son of Sherry and Robert Szakelyhidi ... his brother, Jonathan, swam at the University of Maryland … chose St. Bonaventure because of the strong swimming team along with the community and campus … majoring in finance. 

2016-17 Top Marks

100 Freestyle SCY 50.06 Canisius vs St Bona 11/13/2016
200 Freestyle SCY 1:42.16 2017 A-10 Men's & Women's Cham 2/17/2017
500 Freestyle SCY 4:37.43 2017 A-10 Men's & Women's Cham 2/16/2017
1000 Freestyle SCY 10:06.39 St Bonaventure @ Binghamton 20 1/14/2017
1650 Freestyle SCY 16:28.77 2017 A-10 Men's & Women's Cham 2/18/2017
200 Backstroke SCY 2:00.69 Cornell at St. Bonaventure 1/20/2017

2015-16 Top Marks

100 Freestyle SCY 49.21 2015 Zippy Invitational 12/6/2015
200 Freestyle SCY 1:42.18 2016 A-10 Men's & Women's Cham 2/19/2016
500 Freestyle SCY 4:41.36 2016 A-10 Men's & Women's Cham 2/18/2016
1000 Freestyle SCY 10:25.00 SBU vs. Can 11/14/2015
1650 Freestyle SCY 16:32.77 2016 A-10 Men's & Women's Cham 2/20/2016
100 Backstroke SCY 58.84 2015 WNY Invitational 10/3/2015