Alec Bowie
Alec Bowie
Year: Sophomore
Hometown: Tallahassee, Fla.
High School: Lawton Chiles


Finished third in 1650 freestyle at Horizon League Championships in 15:33.87 … Took ninth in the 400 IM at League meet in career-best time of 4:00.25 … Just missed scoring in the 500 freestyle at HL meet … Placed fourth in mile at Magnus Cup (15:53.76) … Swam eight traditional events during the season, including competing in the 200 breaststroke for the first time.

Posted top-10 finishes in both the 200 and 500 freestyle at Florida High School Championships in fall 2016 … Helped Chiles win the 2016 3A state championship … Competed with Area Tallahassee Aquatic Club, coached by Terry Maul … Finished second in 800 and 1500 freestyle in long-course action at Florida Senior Championships in summer of 2017 … Posted a top-15 finish in the 1650 freestyle at the Winter Junior Nationals East, finishing in 15:31.73 … Was a Winter Junior Nationals Qualifier in the 500 freestyle, the 800-meter freestyle and the 1500-meter freestyle … Swam a career-best 4:32.05 at the Winter Junior Nationals East meet in the 500 in 2016 … Named a 2014-15 scholastic All-American … Named All-Big Bend Area First Team … Ranked as one of the top 30 recruits in Florida in his class by CollegeSwimming.