Alec Thomas
Alec Thomas
Height: 6-0
Year: Sophomore
Hometown: Erie, Pa.
High School: Cathedral Prep
Events: Free/Back
Major: Strategic Communication and Digital Media

As A Sophomore (2019-20)

  • Atlantic 10 Commissioner's Honor Roll honoree
  • Member of the fifth-place 400-freestyle relay (3:01.28) and sixth-place 800-freestyle relay (6:38.74) and finished 11th in the 200-freestyle consolation final (1:39.69) and 16th in the 200-backstroke consolation final (1:49.80) at the 2020 Atlantic 10 Swimming and Diving Championships (2/22)
  • Won the 100-freestyle (48.17) and took second place in the 50-freestyle (21.85) in a win at Niagara (1/31)
  • Earned victory in the 50-freestyle (21.39) and took second in both the 200-backstroke (1:57.72) and 500-freestyle (4:53.05) and helped the 200-freestyle relay team to first place (1:26.25) in a victory over Binghamton (1/20)
  • Earned third place in the 200-freestyle (1:45.93) and 400-medley relay (3:34.88) and took fourth in the 500-freestyle (4:55.54) in a win over Canisius (11/15)
  • Part of the second-place 200-freestyle relay (1:26.66) and the fifth-place 200-medley relay (1:37.71) and grabbed fourth in the 200-freestyle (1:45.50) at Cornell (11/9)
  • Helped the 400-freestyle relay to a first-place finish (3:13.01), finished second in the 200-fly (2:01.12), third in the 200-backstroke (1:57.78), 200-freestyle (1:46.89), and 400-medley relay (3:38.70), fourth in the 500-freestyle (4:56.00), and fifth in the 50-freestyle (22.20) in a victory at Colgate (10/12)
  • Took third in the 100-backstroke (54.22), second in the 100-freestyle relay (41.46), fourth in the 200-freestyle relay (1:28.57), and fifth in the 200-medley relay (NT) in season opener at Penn State (10/4)

As A Freshman (2018-19)

  • Atlantic 10 Commissioner's Honor Roll honoree
  • Placed second in the 1000-freestyle (10:06.39) vs. Niagara (2/2)
  • Was a member of the second-place 400-freestyle relay (3:11.95) team, took third-place in the 200-backstroke (1:59.58), fourth-place in the 1000-freestyle (10:10.24), fifth in the 100-backstroke (54.27) and at Binghamton (1/26).
  • Was a part of the second-place 200-freestyle relay (1:28.57), took third-place in the 500-freestyle (4:54.68) and fourth-place in the 1000-freestyle (10:17.67) against Cornell (1/21).
  • Earned fifth-place in the 1,000-freestyle (10:27.06) and placed sixth in the 500-freestyle (4:59.95) against Canisius (11/10).
  • Was a member of sixth-place 200-freestyle relay (1:27.35) team at the Atlantic 10 Classic (10/28).
  • Placed seventh in 1650-freestyle (17:38.44) at Justin Jennings Memorial Invite (10/5).

High School/Club
School and district record holder ... Nine-time District 10 Champion ... Five-time state medalist ... 200-freetyle relay state champion ... two-time team most valuable player ... three-time all-american ... Member of the National Honor Society ... honor roll student ... Academic All-American.

Personal
Son of Valerie and Jeffrey Thomas ... Strategic Communication and Digital Media major ... has two siblings, Tara and Kyle.

2019-20 Top Marks

50 Freestyle SCY 21.35 2019 Zippy Invitational 12/6/2019
100 Freestyle SCY 48.17 St. Bonaventure at Niagara 1-3 1/31/2020
200 Freestyle SCY 1:39.69 2020 A-10 Champs 2/21/2020
500 Freestyle SCY 4:34.58 2020 A-10 Champs 2/20/2020
1650 Freestyle SCY 16:36.86 2019 Zippy Invitational 12/8/2019
100 Backstroke SCY 53.85 Justin Jennings Invite 10/11/2019
200 Backstroke SCY 1:49.40 2020 A-10 Champs 2/22/2020
200 Butterfly SCY 2:01.12 Justin Jennings Invite 10/11/2019

2018-19 Top Marks

50 Freestyle SCY 22.11 2018 Zippy Invitational 11/30/2018
100 Freestyle SCY 48.14 2018 Zippy Invitational 12/2/2018
200 Freestyle SCY 1:41.83 2019 A-10 2/22/2019
500 Freestyle SCY 4:38.27 2019 A-10 2/21/2019
1000 Freestyle SCY 10:06.39 Niagara @ SBU 2/2/2019
1650 Freestyle SCY 16:11.76 2019 A-10 2/23/2019
100 Backstroke SCY 53.41 2018 Zippy Invitational 12/1/2018
200 Backstroke SCY 1:56.19 2018 Zippy Invitational 12/2/2018