Lexi Coon
Lexi Coon
Height: 5-6
Year: So.
Hometown: Camden, Del.
High School: Milford
Position: Breast/Fly/IM

2011-12: Finished tenth in the 100-yd. breaststroke, 13th in the 200-yd. breaststroke and 14th in the 100-yd. butterfly at the America East Championships... Her personal-best time of 2:23.16 in the finals of the 200 breast rank tenth all-time in UMBC history... Finished in tenth in the 100 breast at the Patriot Invitational at George Mason... Won her first dual meet event, the 400 IM, at Howard on Jan. 14... Named to the America East Honor Roll.

  

Background: Named Henlopen Conference Female Swimming Athlete of the Year and MVP of her high school team in 2008 and 2011… Earned All-State first-team honors in 2009 and second-team accolades in 2008, 2010 and 2011… A four-time first-team all-conference and academic all-conference selection… Led the Buccaneers to the 2010 conference title… Placed 11th in the nation in the 100-breast at the 2010 YMCA Nationals in Ft. Lauderdale, Fla…. Salutatorian of her high school class… An AP Scholar and a four-year honor roll student… Received the 2010 American Association of University Women Award for Science and Mathematics… Vice president of the National Honor Society and secretary of the Spanish Honor Society… Participated in yearbook and Fellowship of Christian Athletes.

 

Personal: Daughter of Chris and Sheila Coon… Double majoring in Spanish and photography while working towards a minor in journalism… Born June 24, 1993.