Alexa Scanlan
Alexa Scanlan
Height: 5-9
Year: Sophomore
Hometown: Deerfield, Ill.
High School: Deerfield High School
Position: Sprint Free/Back

As a Sophomore (2013-14)
Had season best times against Duquesne and La Salle in the both the 100-yard backstroke (1:03.17) and the 200-yard backstroke (2:11.04).

As a Freshman (2012-13)
Placed fifth in the 200-yard backstroke with a time of 2:11.67, finished in fifth in the 400-yard freestyle relay, came in sixth in the 200-yard freestyle relay, placed seventh in the 400-yard medley relay and finished in 11th place in the 100-yard backstroke with a time of 1:03.25 at the Quad Meet against Butler, Duquesne, La Salle and Xavier.

High School 
Earned an all-state and all-conference selection as a senior ... qualified for the Illinois state championship meet in the 100-yard backstroke, 200-yard medley relay and 200-yard freestyle relay, breaking the school record in each of the relays during her final year ... was named as an all-conference choice in each of her four years, helping guide her Deerfield team to a conference championship in each of those four seasons.

Personal
Daughter of Tom Scanlan and Melissa Pontikes ... has a sibling, Kellen... majoring in political science.