Alexa started swimming lessons at the Etobicoke Olympium pool and later joined the Etobicoke Swimming Club with Kevin Thorburn as her coach. She moved to Victoria, B.C. after the Beijing 2008 Games to train with elite coach Randy Bennett.
Career Highlights: Won her 1st national title in the 400-metre IM at the 2004 Canadian Open Short Course National Championships
UCC Sports Committee congratulates Alexa on her performance, representing Canada and being a proud member of the Ukrainian Canadian community.