Alexander coached at Stony Brook for 32 years and left a mark on thousands of student-athletes
2011-12: Helped the 400 medley relay team set a season-best time of 3:53.20 at the America East Championship...placed second in the 100 backstroke against Lafayette on Jan. 18...touched third in the 200 backstroke against Lafayette...finished first in the 200 backstroke against Bryant on Jan. 21 with a time of 2:11.43...placed second in the 100 backstroke against Bryant in 59.94.
2010-11: Participated in the 200 medley relay against UMass on Oct. 30, helping post a time of 2:04.44...competed in the 200 free relay against UMass, helping record a mark of 1:42.67.
High School: At Jericho High School...earned five varsity letters (including 8th grade)...named All-Conference in 200 IM and 100 backstroke in 8th grade...earned All-Conference honors in three events and helped set school records in the 200 and 400 free relays as a freshman...All-Division in four events and All-Conference in four events as a sophomore...named All-County in 400 free relay as a sophomore...as a junior, earned All-Division honors in two events, All-Conference honors in three events and All-County in three events...set school records in 200 free and 200 medley relay as a senior.
Personal: Emily Cheng...born April 17, 1992 in Manhattan...daughter of Philip and Angela...has one brother, Michael...majoring in biochemistry.