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Alex Galinskiy
Alex Galinskiy

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Parlin, N.J.

High School:
Marlboro

Last College:
Drexel

Event:
Freestyle/Butterfly/IM

Birthdate:
01/20/1993


BEFORE PENN STATE
At Drexel 2011-12: Led the team in the 100 free (45.50) and 200 free (1:37.96), both times achieved at the CAA Championships...Posted second-best time on the team in the 50 free with a 20.99 at the CAA Championships...Clocked the fastest 200 IM time on the Drexel squad with a 1:51.72 swim at the Terrier Invitational...Swam 4:44.94 in the 500 free against Army...Posted a 51.36 against George Washington in the 100 butterfly.

High School Highlights: Swam for the Scarlet Aquatics Club under the direction of Tom Speedling...Qualified for the junior nationals in the 100 and 200 free, 100 and 200 fly events...Competed in the 2010 and 2011 junior nationals, while qualifying for summer nationals in the 200 freestyle.

PERSONAL
Aleksandr Galinskiy was born January 20, 1993 to Michael and Alla Galinskiy...Has one sibling named Ilya...Plans to major in business administration.

QUOTING GALINSKIY ON PENN STATE
"I chose Penn State because I love the school and its campus."

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