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Alex Galinskiy
Alex Galinskiy

Class:
Sophomore

Hometown:
Parlin, N.J.

High School:
Marlboro

Last College:
Drexel

Event:
Freestyle/Butterfly/IM

Birthdate:
01/20/1993


11/16/2012

Nittany Lions Close Out First Day at Indiana

Penn State continues competition Saturday morning at 11 a.m.

11/10/2012

Men's Swimming and Diving Dominates Villanova 211-81

Grier breaks 13-year old pool record in the 100 back

10/19/2012

Swimming Dominates WVU 174-69 in Season Opener

Penn State claimed victory in 10 of 11 events

10/18/2012

Nittany Lion Swimmers Open Season at West Virginia

Hargis enters fifth season at helm as swimmers take to the pool for first time in 2012

10/18/2012

Nittany Lion Swimmers Open Season at West Virginia

Hargis enters fifth season at helm as swimmers take to the pool for first time in 2012

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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