Kelly Blake
Kelly Blake
Year: SO
Hometown: Newark, Del.
High School: Delaware Military Academy
Events: Fly, Sprints
Major: Medical Laboratory Science

Personal Bests

  • 50yd freestyle: 24.03 - 2/15/18 at Atlantic 10 Championship.
  • 100yd freestyle: 52.41 - 2/17/18 at Atlantic 10 Championship.
  • 200yd freestyle: 1:58.73 - 10/27/18 vs. Coast Guard, Springfield.
  • 50yd butterfly: 26.91 - 10/3/17 vs. Providence.
  • 100yd butterfly: 57.08 - 2/16/18 at Atlantic 10 Championship.

2018-19 (Sophomore)

  • Maine
    • 3rd in the 200yd medley relay (1:53.89)
    • 2nd in the 50yd freestyle (24.71)
    • 1st in the 100yd butterfly (58.32)
  • Coast Guard / Springfield
    • 2nd in the 200yd medley relay (1:51.48)
    • 3rd in the 200yd freestyle (1:58.73)
    • 2nd in the 100yd freestyle (54.76)
    • 3rd in the 200yd freestyle relay (1:43.49)
  • at La Salle
    • 2nd in the 200yd medley relay (1:51.30)
    • 4th in the 50yd freestyle (25.08)
    • 1st in the 100yd butterfly (58.94)
    • 1st in the 200yd freestyle relay (1:38.91)
  • Harold Anderson Invitational
    • 6th in the 200yd medley relay (1:49.43)
    • 16th in the 100yd butterfly (1:02.15)
  • at Massachusetts
    • 4th in the 50yd butterfly (27.34)
  • at Vermont
    • 4th in the 100yd butterfly (1:01.23)
    • 5th in the 200yd medley relay (1:53.43)
    • 3rd in the 200yd freestyle relay (1:42.97)
  • at Bryant
    • 2nd in the 50-yard freestyle (25.12)
    • 3rd in the 100-yard butterfly (1:00.79)
    • 2nd in the 200-yard medley relay (1:50.21)
    • 2nd in the 200-yard freestyle relay (1:40.69)
  • vs Central Connecticut
    • 6th in the 50-yard freestyle (25.62)
    • 5th in the 100-yard butterfly (1:01.97)
    • 4th in the 200-yard medley relay (1:51.37)
    • 5th in the 400-yard freestyle relay (3:43.93)

2017-18 (Freshman)

  • at Wagner
    • 4th in 200yd medley relay (1:52.14)
    • 4th in 100yd butterfly (1:01.78)
    • 1st in 400yd freestyle relay (3:43.74)
  • Harold Anderson Invitational
    • 7th in 50yd freestyle (24.63)
    • 9th in 200yd freestyle relay (1:41.72)
    • 8th in 200yd medley relay (1:51.51)
    • 2nd in 100yd butterfly (58.31)
    • 9th in 400yd freestyle relay (3:42.72)
  • Providence
    • 3rd in 200yd medley relay (1:55.54)
    • 2nd in 50yd freestyle (25.11)
    • 1st in 50yd butterfly (26.91)
  • New Hampshire
    • 3rd in 200yd medley relay (1:51.96)
    • 2nd in 50yd freestyle (25.11)
    • 4th in 100yd butterfly (1:00.64)
    • 5th in 400yd freestyle relay (3:51.07)
  • Massachusetts 
    • 6th in the 100yd freestyle (56.73)
    • 6th in the 200yd butterfly (2:20.41)
    • 1st in the 200yd medley relay (1:49.17)
    • 1st in the 200yd freestyle relay (1:41.74)
  • Vermont
    • 3rd in the 50yd freestyle (25.17)
    • 3rd in the 100yd butterfly (59.58)
    • 4th in the 200yd medley relay (1:51.72)
    • 1st in the 400yd freestyle relay (3:40.79)
  • Bryant
    • 6th in the 100yd butterfly (1:01.13)
    • 4th in the 200yd butterfly (2:15.96)
    • 3rd in the 200yd medley relay (1:51.14)
    • 2nd in the 200yd freestyle relay (1:41.60)
  • Atlantic 10 Championship
    • 29th in the 50yd freestyle (24.03)
    • 29th in the 100yd freestyle (52.41)
    • 20th in the 100yd butterfly (57.08)
    • 10th in the 200yd freestyle relay (1:35.07)
    • 10th in the 400yd freestyle relay (3:28.28)

Before URI

  • Kelly attended the Delaware Military Academy
  • Four-year member of the swim team. 
  • 2015, 2016, 2016 First Team All-State selection.
  • 2014 Second Team All-State selection.
  • 2016, 2017 Delaware State Champion in the 50 yard freestyle.
  • Member of the Science Olympiad and National Honor Society. 

Personal

  • Daughter of David and Holly.
  • Has one sister, Caitlyn, a junior on the Rhode Island swim team.
  • Considered Lehigh, Loyola, Holy Cross, and Delaware before choosing Rhode Island.
  • Majoring in Medical Laboratory Science
  • Plans on pursuing a doctorate degree following Rhode Island.
  • Chose Rhode Island because of the academic programs, campus, and swim team. 
  • Lists USA Swimming as her favorite team. 
  • Enjoys running half marathons in her spare time.