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Alex Gholston
Alex Gholston

Class:
Freshman

Hometown:
Town Creek, Ala.

High School:
R.A. Hubbard (Courtland, Ala.)

Height:
5-7

Event:
Sprints

Birthdate:
03/01/1995

Experience:
HS



07/11/2014

86 Alabama Student-Athletes Earn a Place on SEC First-Year Academic Honor Roll

The Alabama men's swimming and diving team led all UA and conference teams with 15 honors

05/31/2014

Track and Field Qualifies More for NCAA Championships

Two individuals, two relays advance to the NCAA Championships on the Crimson Tide's final day at Regionals

05/30/2014

Track and Field advances Four to NCAA Championships on Day One of East Regional

Junior Nia Barnes (women's hammer throw), redshirt freshman Kyle Felpel (men's shot put), sophomore Josh McCullan (men's long jump) and freshman Quanesha Burks (women's long jump) punched their tickets to next month's NCAA Outdoor Championships in Eugene, Oregon, with their performances Thursday

05/18/2014

Malcolm Wins Women's 800 Title on Final Day of SEC Championships

Yanique Malcolm won the women's 800 with a personal-best time of 2:03.28

03/22/2014

4 Victories For Crimson Tide On Final Day Of John Mitchell Alabama Relays

ALABAMA RELAYS - DAY 3

Freshman
2014 Indoor Season
Clocked a 56.31 in the 400-meter dash at the Tyson Invitational ... ran the first legof the 4x400 relay team that finished 18th with a time of3:42.26at the Tyson Invitational ...placed eighth in the 200-meter dash with a time of 25.72 at the Indiana Relays ... also ran the 400 meters at the Indiana Relays, finishing fifth with a time of a 57.35 ... Finished 13th in the 400 meters with a season-best time of 55.69 ... ran the first leg of the 4x400 relay team that finished third (3:48.59) at the Auburn Invitational ... ran the 400 meters in 56.66 to place seventh at the Auburn Invitational.

Prep and Personal
One of the most decorated and accomplished multi-sport athletes in Alabama history, excelling in both track and field and basketball ... a 15-time individual Alabama state champion in track and field ... holds Class 1A state records in four events (100, 200, 400 and long jump) ... the 2013 AHSAA state champion in the 400 meters (55.69) in addition to placing third in the 100 (12.79), second in the 200 (25.24) and second in the long jump (16-2) ... set Class 1A state records in four events (100, 200, 400 and long jump) ... the 2012 AHSAA state champion in the 100, 200, 400 and long jump ... set the state record in the 400 three times, most recently at the 2012 AHSAA meet with a time of 55.12 ... won the 2012 state title in the 200 at 24.92 ... holds the Alabama state record in the 200 at 24.76, set in 2011 ... has a PR in the 100 of 12.49 ... led her basketball team to two Class 1A state championships (2009 and 2011) and was the 2012 Alabama Class 1A Women's Basketball Player of the Year ... averaged 24 points, 11 rebounds and seven assists per game at point as a senior ... coached by Nick Vinson at R.A. Hubbard High School ... daughter of Freddie and Yvonne Gholston ... born March 1, 1995, in Decatur, Ala.