Alex Bedard
Alex Bedard
Height: 6-2
Year: 2019
Hometown: Amherst, N.H.
High School: Souhegan
Events: Breast/IM

Entering the 2018-19 season, Bedard ranks in the top 20 all-time at Bates in these events:

100-yard IM, 1st (52.79)

100-yard breaststroke, 1st (56.44)

200-yard medley relay, 1st (1:30.52) and 8th (1:33.70) 

400-yard freestyle relay, 1st (3:03.06)

800-yard freestyle relay, 1st (6:46.02), 4th (6:57.35)

200-yard IM, 2nd (1:53.99)

200-yard breaststroke, 2nd (2:04.48)

50-yard breaststroke, 2nd (25.75)

200-yard freestyle relay, 2nd (1:23.10)

200-yard freestyle, 3rd (1:42.36)

400-yard medley relay, 2nd (3:19.34), 5th (3:21.50)

100-yard backstroke, 10th (53.11)

2017-18: Earned four All-America honors at the 2018 NCAA Championships.... Helped Bates take 10th in the 400-yard medley relay, 12th in the 200-yard medley relay and 14th in both the 400-yard freestyle relay and the 800-yard freestyle relay.

2016-17: Placed fourth in the 50-yard breaststroke at the NESCAC Championships with a time of 25.81 seconds..... Placed fourth in the 100-yard breaststroke at the NESCAC Championships with an NCAA B-Cut time of 56.75 seconds.

2015-16: Helped claim fifth place in 200 medley relay at NESCAC Championships.... Placed eighth in 100 breaststroke at NESCAC Championships with NCAA B-cut time of 57.42.... Placed sixth at NESCAC Championships in the 50 breaststroke, swimming a prelim time of 26.09 and the final in 26.10.... Helped claim fourth place in 400 medley relay at NESCAC Championships.... NESCAC Winter All-Academic.... Received CSCAA Scholar Honorable Mention All-America honors, recognizing students that have achieved a grade point average of 3.50 or higher and have participated in their respective NCAA Swimming and Diving Championships. 

Major: Economics

Minor: Philosophy

High School Honors/Activities: Two-time Scholastic All-American.... Four-year member of student council.... Two-time varsity football player.... Two-time varsity swim team captain.