Purdue to be represented in Omaha by seven current swimmers, nine alumni
Six of the Purdue women's nine NCAA Championships qualifiers had 3.5-plus GPAs
Dunnichay, Tweardy & the 800 free relay team earn All-America honors.
Divers MacKenzie Tweardy and Jamie Bissett receive Big Ten Medal of Honor.
News & Notes on Purdue Athletics.
Purdue men and women host the Indiana Intercollegiates at the Boilermaker Aquatic Center
Purdue Women's Swimming & Diving 2014-15 team photos
Purdue hosts Big Ten Triple Duals
Women's Swimming & Diving photos from 11/1/13 dual meet
More photos from the home opening meet.
Favorite Pro Team: Indianapolis Colts
Favorite Athlete: Alex Todd
Favorite Aquatic Center (Other Than Purdue): IUPUI Natatorium
Person She'd Like to Have Dinner With: Gwen Stefani
In Her MP3 Player: Third Eye Blind
Last Concert She Attended: The Felice Brothers
Favorite Author: Chuck Palahniuk
Favorite Actor & Actress: Will Ferrell & Rachel McAdams
Favorite Director: Tim Burton
Favorite Month of the Year: June
Favorite Holiday: Christmas
Favorite Meal: Chinese Buffet
Favorite Dessert: Puppy Chow
Favorite Purdue Building: Pao Hall
Favorite Big City: San Diego
Unique Travel Locale: Mexico
Country She'd Most Like to Visit: Ecuador
Another Sport She Enjoys Playing: Ultimate Frisbee
Most Memorable Meet at Purdue: 2012 Big Ten Championships
Furry Friend: Rambo, Maltese-Poodle Mixed Breed
Other Hobbies/Interests: Playing Guitar, Quidditch
2014-15: Academic All-Big Ten… CSCAA Honorable Mention Scholar All-America… Vogel competed in the freestyle sprints and 100 butterfly… broke the program record (for the second time) in the 100 fly her final meet at Purdue, posting a time of 52.85 at the Boiler-Make-It NCAA Last Chance meet… became the first Boiler to ever swim a sub-53 second time in the 100 fly… swam the butterfly leg on the record-setting 200 medley relay team at the Big Ten Championships, a group that eclipsed the 2012 record she was also part of… co-winner of the team’s whatever it takes award… season-best times in the 50 (22.65, 1st) and 100 free (50.08, 2nd) from the Big Ten Championships ranked among the top two on the team in 2014-15… moved up to fourth in Purdue history in the 50 free and also finished her career ranked eighth in the 100 free (49.79)… scored in two events at the Big Ten Championships to account for 12 team points… finished second in the B final of the 100 fly and fourth in the B final of the 50 free at Big Tens… swam on three of the five relays at Big Tens… contributed to eight relay winners over the course of the season to share team-high honors… posted three top five finishes in A finals at the Ohio State Invitational to account for 44.5 team points and help Purdue win the meet… finished third in the A final of the 100 free, fourth in the A final of the 50 free and fifth in the A final of the 100 fly at Ohio State… also swam on two relay winners in Columbus… won the 50 free and swam the leadoff leg on the victorious 200 free relay team in the dual meet win at Notre Dame… also won the 50 free at the Indiana Intercollegiates and the 50 fly in the dual meet victory vs. Michigan State.
2013-14: NCAA Championships Qualifier (Relays)... CSCAA Scholar All-America... Academic All-Big Ten... Vogel competed primarily in the freestyle sprints, 100 back and 100 fly... qualified for the NCAA Championships for the first time with the Purdue relays after being part of the team's fastest quartets of the season in the 200 and 400 medley as well as the 400 free... established a new Purdue record in the 100 fly (53.49) in the prelims of the Big Ten Championships, but classmate Alex Todd eclipsed her mark in the finals (53.39) that night... "Whatever it Takes" award recipient... season-best times in the 50 (22.67, 1st) and 100 free (49.79, 3rd), 100 fly (53.49, 2nd) and 100 back (56.65, 5th) all ranked among the top five on the team in 2013-14... career-best times from the Big Ten Championships now rank her among the Purdue all-time Top 10 in the 50 (22.67, 4th) and 100 free (49.79, 7th) along with the 100 fly (53.49, 2nd)... accounted for 12 team points at Big Tens by winning the B final of the 50 free and finishing sixth in the B final of the 100 fly... raced with four of Purdue's five relay teams at Big Tens, helping the 400 medley relay team post the third-fastest time in program history... contributed to four relay winners over the course of the season... won the 100 backstroke in the dual meet victory vs. Michigan State... also swam on both relay winners vs. Michigan State... accounted for 11 team points at the Ohio State Invitational by qualifying for the A final of the 100 fly... also posted her season-best time in the 100 back at Ohio State, , qualifying for the B final of the event.
2012-13: CSCAA Honorable Mention Scholar All-America... Academic All-Big Ten... Vogel competed primarily in the 100 fly, 100 back and 50 free... season-best times in the 100 fly (53.82, 2nd), 100 back (55.70, 3rd) and 50 free (23.20, 4th) all ranked among the top five on the team in 2012-13... posted her season-bests in the 100 fly and 100 back at the Boiler-Make-It NCAA Last Chance Meet, coming up just two hundredths shy of Rhiannon Sheets' program record in the 100 fly... won the C final of the 100 fly at Big Tens... season-best in the 50 free was at the Big Ten Championships... most improved award co-winner... swam on the top 200 medley relay teams at the Big Ten Championships and the Purdue Invitational, the Purdue Invite foursome posting a season-best time and second fastest in program history... was also part of the recording-setting 200 medley relay team at the 2012 Big Ten Championships... contributed to five relay winners in 2012-13... accounted for 21 team points at the Purdue Invitational by placing fifth in A final of the 100 fly and second in the B final of the 100 free... along with swimming on the victorious 200 medley relay team, also helped the 200 and 400 free relay teams win their heats.
2011-12: Vogel competed primarily in the 50 free and 100 fly... competed in the 50 and 100 free and 100 fly (56.41) at the Big Ten Championships, posting a season-best time in the 100 fly... swam the butterfly leg on the record-setting 200 medley relay team at Big Tens... season-best times in the 50 (23.94) and 100 free (53.05) and 100 back (58.36) came at the Ohio State Invitational... qualified for the C final of the 50 free and 100 fly at Ohio State... swam on medley relay winners in dual meets against Indiana, Notre Dame, Iowa and Miami.
Before Purdue: Four-year varsity letter-winner was a three-time Indiana state qualifier at Twin Lakes High School in Monticello... four-year 50 free Hoosier Athletic Conference champion... also won the 100 free as underclassman, 100 back (junior) and 100 fly (senior) at the Hoosier Conference meet... broke the Twin Lakes school record in the f50 free for the first time as a sophomore... established new school and conference records in the 100 fly as a senior... won sectional titles in the 50 free and 100 fly as a senior... won every event she entered until the state meet her senior year... four-year team MVP... regional qualifier and outstanding newcomer in cross country and track and field her freshman year... junior and senior nationals qualifier in the 50 free and 100 fly with her Boilermaker Aquatics club team... runner-up in the 100 fly at the Indiana senior state meet... National Honor Society.
Personal: Full name is Kylie Marilyn Vogel... born in Monticello, Ind.... daughter of Phil and Susie Vogel... family also includes older sisters Katy and Kimbre... mother and sister Kimbre are Purdue alumni, Kimbre also swimming for the Boilers... cousins Lydia and JD are also Purdue alumni... she is majoring in communications.