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Mid-South 17-year-old qualifies for Olympic swimming trials

Alex Robinson (Source: Family) Alex Robinson (Source: Family)
MEMPHIS, TN (WMC) -

A Mid-South swimmer qualified for the Olympic trials.

Alex Robinson, 17, qualified for the swimming Olympic trials in the 100 meter backstroke.

There are only 19 swimmers who are 17 years old or younger who qualified for the event.

Robinson swims for the Memphis Tigers Swimming Club and is a junior at Memphis University School.

The trials will be held in Omaha in June.

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