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  Alex Fernandes
Alex Fernandes

Player Profile
Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Sao Paulo, Brazil

High School:
Colegio Dante Alighieri

Event:
Sprint Free/Fly

Birthdate:
06/18/1993

11/01/2014

Utah Men's Swim Team Defeats #20 Arizona

Men also beat UNLV while women split with Arizona/UNLV.

04/17/2013

Utah Men's Swimming and Diving Season Review

Utes cap historic 2012-13 season.

03/12/2013

Utah Diving Heads to NCAA Zone Championships

Utes aim for NCAA national qualification.

03/06/2013

Utah Men Take Fifth at Pac-12 Championships

Utes set three more school records.

03/05/2013

Kron Breaks Second School Record at Pac-12 Championships

Utes stand in fifth.


2013-14
- Helped lead Utah to a seventh-place finish in the 200 medley relay (1:28.48) ... finished 24th in 50 free (20.18), 18th in the 100 free (44.12) and 11th in 100 fly (47.02) at Pac-12 Championships ... his time of 47.02 in the 100 fly ranked 66th in the nation and set a new school record as well ... season-best time of 50.32 in the 100 back at the Missouri Invitational ... finished third in the 50 free (21.49), second in the 100 fly (50.92) and was part of the first-place 400 free relay team (3:02.11) in Utah's upset against Arizona ... helped lead Utah to a win over Arizona State with second-place finishes in the 50 free (21.44) and 100 fly (49.80) ... member of relay teams that set new school records in the 400 medley relay (3:11.87), 200 free relay (1:18.59) and 400 free relay (2:53.41) ... Pac-12 All-Academic Honorable Mention selection.

2012-13 - Finished 13th in the 100 fly at the Pac-12 Championships (47.92) and was 18th in the 50 free (20.27, 20.20 in prelims) ... swam a season-best time of 49.78 in the 100 back at Pac-12's ... participated in the fourth-place 400 free relay (2:54.32), sixth place 200 free relay (1:19.72), seventh place 200 medley relay (1:29.96) and seventh place 400 medley relay (3:15.19) ... placed first in 100 fly (50.24) versus Air Force...also assisted in first place 200 medley relay (1:32.40) and first place 200 free relay (1:22.90) versus Air Force ... assisted in second place 200 medley relay (1:34.86), was second in 100 back (53.48) and second in 100 fly (50.23) and also placed fourth in 50 free (21.41) against Arizona State ...placed first in 100 fly and fourth in 100 back (52.82) versus BYU ...second in the 100 fly at Denver (50.68) and participated in the winning 200 free relay team (1:22.76) and the second place 400 medley relay team (3:25.82) ... finished fifth in the 100 fly at the Purdue Invitational (49.16), ninth in the 50 free (20.70) and 13th in the 100 free (45.50, 45.44 in prelims) and was on the second place 400 free relay team (2:58.46) and third place 200 free relay team (1:21.56) ... third in the 100 fly against UNLV (50.64) and first with the 200 free relay team (1:22.43) ... second in the 100 back (51.37) and 100 fly (50.32) and on the winning 400 free relay team (3:02.65) against UCSB.

2011-12 - Ranks second in school history in 100 back (48.50) and 10th in 50 free (20.45) ... assisted in record-breaking 400 medley (3:14.19) and 200 free (1:19.62) relays at Pac-12 Championships ... took fourth in 100 back (50.64) and 100 fly (49.79) and also assisted in third place 400 free relay (3:02.37) and third place 200 medley relay (1:29.10) against USC ... placed third in 50 free (21.35) versus BYU.

High School/Club Swim - Three year letterwinner ... national and state champion 2008-2010 ... state record holder in 50 free, 100 free and 50 back ... swam for Esporte Clube Pinheiros ... coached by Sergio Onha.

Personal - Born June 18, 1993 ... son of Carlos Pacheco Fernandes Neto ... three siblings: Carlos, Eduardo and Julia ... enjoys watching TV and listening to music ... majoring in business.


2014-15 TOP TIMES
50 Free - :20.81 (unlv/ua, 11/1/14)
100 Fly - :49.18 (unlv/ua, 11/1/14)

PERSONAL BESTS
50 Free - :20.18 (Pac-12, 3/5/14)
100 Free - :44.12 (Pac-12, 3/5/14)
100 Back - :48.50 (Pac-12, 2/29/12)
100 Fly - :47.02 (Pac-12, 3/5/14)

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