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2013 Men's Swimming & Diving Roster

Alex Dehner


Tallahassee, Fla.
Lawton Chiles

Top Times


100 Free:               46.06 (vs. Auburn 1/25/14)

200 Free:               1:39.67 (vs. Auburn 1/25/14)

100 Back:              49.49 (2014 Bulldog Last Chance Meet)

200 Back:              1:46.08 (2014 Bulldog Last Chance Meet)



50 Free:                 25.19 (2013 Southern Zone Sectional)

100 Free:               54.26 (2012 Speedo Junior Nationals)

200 Free:               1:57.50 (2013 Southern Zone Sectional)

100 Back:              59.32 (2013 Southern Zone South Sectional)

200 Back:              2:04.38 (2014 Phillips 66 National Championships)



Competed at the 2014 Phillips 66 National Championships in Irvine, Calif., where he posted a career-best time in the 200-meter backstroke.




Recorded his best meet of the season at the Bulldog Last Chance Meet, as he won the ‘B’ final of the 200 freestyle in 1:39.75 and notched his collegiate best in the 200 backstroke with a time of 1:46.08… In addition, time trialed a personal-best 49.49 seconds in the 100 back at the Last Chance Meet… Set his collegiate best in the 200 free in UF’s win over Auburn with a time of 1:39.67.


Prior to Florida:

Two-time Junior National Qualifier (2011, 2012)… Holds Lawton Chiles records in the 100 free, 200 free and 100 back… Four-time Swimmer of the Year at Lawton Chiles… Coached by Ashley Moore in high school… Trained with the Area Tallahassee Aquatic Club under Terry Maul… Was named a Scholastic All-American as a senior… Parents are Ron and Patty… Has one brother, Ryan… Club teammate of classmate Alyssa Yambor-Maul… Achieved Eagle Rank in the Boy Scouts… Plays the saxophone in his spare time.


Coach Troy on Alex:

“Alex has a tremendous work ethic and has shown great improvement in the backstroke events since his arrival to Gainesville.”


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