Alex Karakuc
Alex Karakuc
Year: So.
Hometown: Holly, Mich.
High School: Holly

Top Times

100 backstroke - 1:09.46
50 freestyle - 27.98
100 freestyle - 1:02.67

College Career

2018-19:

  • Swam in eight meets for the Scots this season
  • Swam in the 50 freestyle race at the MIAA Championships (28.40)
  • Earned her season-fastest time in the 50 freestyle at the meet against Kalamazoo (27.97)

2017-18:

  • Swam in eight meets, primarily in the freestyle events
  • Took second as a member of the 200-yard medley race at the Alma vs Hope meet (2:00.46)
  • Finished 17th overall in the 100 backstroke preliminaries at the MIAA Championships, her season-best time in that event (1:09.46)

High School: Three-year member of the basketball team ... three years on the soccer team, captain junior and senior year, second team all tri-county, all-league and all-district in 2016 ... four-year varsity swimmer ... two times on the all-county and all-league teams ... MVP and team captain in 2016

Community Involvement: National Honor Society and honor roll student ... academic all-conference junior and senior year ... member of Science Olympiad and first place in the michigan.gov department of community health science fair ... danced competitively at Star Struck Dance Center ... only triple varsity letter athlete for three different sports at her high school

Personal: Enjoys photography, dancing, traveling, and creative writing ... Chose to attend Alma College for its one-on-one learning with professors and the ability to find internships, research, and study abroad programs