Coming off a successful campaign in 2016-17, the Gophers return to the pool, looking to build on their success in the upcoming season.
2017-18 Sophomore Season: Finished sixth in the 500-yard free (4:42.97) vs. Denver • took seventh in the 1650-yard free (15:58.41) at the Minnesota Invitational • finished sixth in the 1000-yard free (9:38.32) and fifth in the 500-yard free (4:40.78) against Iowa • placed eighth in the 1000-yard free (9:43.73) against Florida State.
2016-17 Freshman Season (at Denver): third place finish in 1650 free at Summit League meet • fifth in 500 free • Scholar All-American.
High School/Club: Two-time tate Champion in 500 free, 400 free relay, holds state record in both events • 2016 State Champion in 200 free, holds state record • five-time All-Conference honoree, five-time All-Section, four-time All-State • swam for Saint Croix Swim Club, holds six club records.
Personal: Born May 19, 1998 • son of Julie and Alex Sexson • has two sisters, Amanda and Audrey • grandfather Dale Johnson played basketball at Iowa State • enjoys fishing, hunting, waterskiing and other outdoor activities • majoring in finance with a minor in political science.
|Top Times at Minnesota|
Gophers Hold Annual End of Season Banquet
4/16/2018 - M. Swimming
Minnesota celebrated the 2017-18 season at its annual banquet to recognize the team's accomplishments as well as individual award winners.
Gophers 2017-18 Season Rewind
4/3/2018 - M. Swimming
2017-18 saw the team earn individual championship titles, impressive dual record, numerous individual top times and new school record times.
Gophers Finish 15th at NCAA Meet
3/24/2018 - M. Swimming
The University of Minnesota earns their best finish at the NCAA meet since 2011.