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Alexandra van Dijkum

5'5''
Height
Sophomore
Class
Rowayton, Conn.
Hometown
Phillips Exeter Academy
High School

Background
• Graduated from Phillips Exeter Academy in 2019
• Three-year letterwinner in track and field and cross country from 2017-19
• Won the 3000 meter run regional championship in 2019
• Finished 13th at the Eastern States in the two-mile in 2018
• Placed eighth at NEPSTA Interschools in 2018

 

Personal
• Born in London, England
• Daughter of Floris and Allisson van Dijkum
• Father, Floris, was a club rower at the University of Virginia
• Grandfather played basketball at the University of South Dakota
• Other grandfather rowed at the University of Amsterdam
• Earned High Honors in high school from 2017-19