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Alex Lakhanpal
Alex Lakhanpal

Hometown:
Stockholm, Sweden

High School:
Gangsatra

Height:
5-9

Event:
Sprints

Birthdate:
08/08/1979


2002 Outdoor: Posted a season-best time of 10.92 in the 100-meter dash at the C-USA Championship (5/10). His top 200 time of 22.11 came at the LSU Alumni Gold meet (3/16).

2002 Indoor: Tulane's top sprinter. Notched a season-best time of 7.25 in the 60 meters at the LSU Invitational (2/15), while his best 200 came at the Conference USA Championship (2/22).

2001 Outdoor: Tulane?s top sprinter. Led the team in both the 100 and 200 meters. Recorded his top times of the year at the LSU Alumni Gold meet (4/14), 10.91 in the 100 and 22.00 in the 200 meters.

2000 Indoor: Earned a fourth-place finish in the 200 at the C-USA Championship.

2000 Outdoor: Recorded a personal best of 21.71 in the 200 at the U.S. Collegiate Series Meet in Houston (4/1). Also notched a time of 48.88 in the 400 meters in the Southern Miss Relays (3/18).

2000 Indoor: Turned in a time of 22.16 in the 200-meter dash at the Cannon IV Classic in Indianapolis (2/12). Recorded a top time of 49.74 in the 400 meters at the LSU Twilight Invitational (2/18).

1999 Outdoor: Ran a season-best of 21.80 in the 200 meters. Advanced to the C-USA Championship finals in the 200 meters (21.80), where he finished sixth. Also a member of the 4x100, Sprint Medley, and the 4x400 relay teams. Helped the 4x400 relay team to a school-record mark of 3:12.47.

Prep: A national junior champ in the 200 meters in Sweden. Posted the top marks as a junior in the 100 and 200 (21.34). Ranked among the top European juniors in the 200. A junior World Championship quarterfinalist in the 200. Ranked No. 6 in Sweden in the 200 meters as a senior. National junior record-holder in the 4x100-meter relay. Junior European Championship finalist in the 4x100 relay.

Personal: Born August 8, 1979 in Skarholmen, Sweden. The son of Solbritt and Paul Lakhanpal. Majoring in finance and accounting, and hopes to pursue a career in investment banking.