2017-18 ACC Academic Honor Roll
2017-18 CSCAA Scholar All-American Honorable Mention
2017-18 (Freshman): Swam in the 100 back, 200 back and 50 free events for the Yellow Jackets … Missed part of the season due to an injury … Also competed in the relay events for Tech … Recorded two NCAA B qualifying times on the season – 54.88 in the 100 back and 1:58.93 in the 200 back at the 2018 ACC Championships … Recorded the third-fastest time of the season for Tech in the 200 back (1:58.93), which ranks eighth all-time in Tech history … Also turned in the fifth-best time on the year in the 100 back (54.88), which is ninth all-time in Tech’s record books, and the seventh-best mark on the team in the 50 free (23.75) … Swam the lead off leg of the third-fastest 200 medley relay time (1:43.76) for the Jackets on the year … Totaled 10 top-five individual finishes on the season … Picked up wins in the 100 back (55.83) versus Pittsburgh and in the 200 back (2:02.71) against Delta State … Finished runner-up in the 100 back (55.69) in the dual meet at Northwestern, in the 100 back (56.20) at home versus Emory and in the 200 back (2:02.59) at South Carolina in dual meet action … Turned in a third-place finish in both the 100 back (55.93) and 200 back (2:02.35) events at Notre Dame … Also finished third overall in the 200 back (2:03.20) at Northwestern … Touched the wall in third-place in the 50 free (24.65) versus Delta State … Picked up a top-three finish with a third-place showing in the 100 back (56.44) at South Carolina … Finished fourth overall in the 200 back (2:02.77) in the season-opening meet versus Pittsburgh … Placed 33rd overall in both the 100 back (54.88) and 200 back (1:58.93) events at the 2018 ACC Championships … Recognized as a 2017-18 CSCAA scholar all-American honorable mention.
Before Tech: A four-year letterwinner on the swim team at LaGrange High School under her father and head coach William Paschal … Ranked as high as No. 13 overall in the state of Georgia … A team captain her senior season … Named the MVP of her high school swim team all four years — 2014, 2015, 2016 and 2017 … A three-time USA Swimming scholastic all-American, earning the honor in 2015, 2016 and 2017 … Earned all-American honors in the 100 back in 2017 … Also received all-American consideration in 2016 as a junior … A two-time Georgia High School Association (GHSA) all-state selection, earning first-team honors in 2017 and second-team recognition in 2016 … Won the 100 back (54.66) and took second in the 50 free (23.63) at the 2017 GHSA 1-5A State Championships … Placed second at the 2016 GHSA 1-5A State Swimming Championships in the 50 Y free (23.60) and third in the 100 Y back (55.98) … Finished third in the 100 Y back (57.58) and fifth in the 50 Y free (24.00) at the 2015 GHSA 1-5A State Championships as a sophomore … Was a member of the National Honor Society, the National Art Honor Society and the honor roll … Was also an active member in the Foreign Language Club.
Personal: Full name is Alexandra Lynne Paschal, but she goes by Allie … Daughter of William and Heather Paschal … Born on Nov. 10, 1998 in LaGrange, Ga … Sister, Maddie, was a four-year swimmer for the Yellow Jackets from 2014-17 … Chose Tech because it is a great school, it has a great swimming & diving program, and it has a great location … Intends to major in industrial design.
|Paschal’s Career Top Times (through 4/1/18)|
|50 Free||23.75||2018 ACC Championships|
|100 Back||54.88||2018 ACC Championships|
|200 Back||1:58.93||2018 ACC Championships|