Alex Montes de Oca
Earned All-CAA honors on the Tribe's runner-up 200 free relay ... Individually, took fifth in the 200 IM ... Swam 1:49.65 in the prelims to break W&M's freshman record in the event ... Also took seventh in the 200 back ... Finished 13th overall in the 100 fly ... At the end of the season, swam 45.87 at the Virginia Swimming State Championships in the 100 free ... At the Hokie Fall Invitational, finished eighth in the 200 back ... Also took 13th in the 100 back and 16th in the 100 fly ... Made the C finals of the 200 IM, finishing 23rd ... Won the 200 back against Duke, handing Will Manion his only dual-meet loss in a backstroke all year long.
Scholastic All-American ... Finalist at the NCSA Junior Nationals ... Also qualified for the USA Swimming Junior Nationals ... Took fourth in both the 100 fly and the 100 back at the Virginia AAA state championships as a senior ... Named to the Freelance Star All-Area team all four years ... Vice President of the National Honor Society ... Also VP of the Spanish Club.
Son of Alex and Paula Montes de Oca ... Brother, Nick, swam for four years at Virginia and was an Olympic Trials qualifier ... Enjoys playing drums and playing Frisbee.