Alexander Kissel
Alexander Kissel

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Amityville, N.Y.

High School:
St. John the Baptist

Height / Weight:
6-2 / 185

Birthdate:
05/29/1986

Major:
Biology


2007-2008:
Had a top performance for the '08 season when he finished first in the 50-yard freestyle (21.56), also placed first with his relay team in the 400-yard freestyle relay with a final time of 3:12.59 at Boston University (12/1)... finished second in the 50-yard freestyle (22.04) against Maine (11/10)... took first as a member of his relay team in the 200-yard medley relay (1:37.85) and came in with a time of 1:27.32 in the 200 yard freestyle against USMMA (12/8)... placed first with his relay team in the 200-yard medley relay (1:38.44), also took first in the 50-yard freestyle (22.30) and finished first in the 200-yard freestyle relay (1:26.08) against Boston College (10/26)... came in first in both the 200-yard medley relay with his team with a final time of 1:38.27 and in the 100-yard freestyle (49.09) against Iona/St. Francis (12/4)... took first in the 50-yard freestyle (22.03) and placed first as a member of his relay team in the 400-yard freestyle relay with a final time of 3:12.42 at Fordham (11/7).

2006-2007:
Part of relay that finished 3rd in the 200 Yard Medley, 1st in the 200 Yard Freestyle and 3rd in the 400 Yard Freestyle. Placed 14th in the 50 Yard Freestyle and 12th in the 100 Yard Freestyle at the America East Championships.

2005-2006:
Placed 4th in the 50 Yard Freestyle, 3rd in the 200 Yard Freestyle Relay, 19th in the 100 Yard Backstroke and 9th in the 100 Yard Freestyle.

2004-05:
Helped his 200 freestyle relay to third place at the America East Championships... won the 50 freestyle and came in second in the 100 freestyle in the win over Fairfield.

High School:
Four-year letterwinner in swimming at St. John the Baptist High School... named MVP `01, `03 and `04... team captain his senior year... also ran track and cross country for the Cougars.

Personal:
Alexander John Kissel... born May 29, 1986 in Amityville, N.Y... son of Jill and Dick Kissel... a biology major.