Ellie Roeing
Ellie Roeing

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Wheaton, Ill.

High School:
Glenbard West

Height:
5-6

Event:
Freestyle/Backstroke

Birthdate:
12/19/1990



04/10/2013

Season Recap: Boilers Send 8 to NCAAs, Matthews Wins Title

Boilermakers finish fifth at Big Tens, 19th at NCAA Championships.

03/27/2013

Boilermakers Earn 47 Winter Academic All-Big Ten Awards

Purdue has at least 45 athletes on the winter academic conference list for five straight years.

02/10/2013

Purdue Wins Eight Events at OSU Winter Invite

Boilers sweep freestyle sprints & IM events, win 200 free relay.

02/07/2013

Group of 11 Boilers Traveling to Columbus for Winter Invite

High-speed suits & taper training program expected to maximize season-best times.

01/25/2013

Boilermakers Set to Host Rival Indiana for Dual Live on BTN

Purdue to honor 14 seniors for their contributions to the program after the meet.

01/24/2013

Purdue Invitational Two-Day Gallery

More action photos from the Purdue Invitational.

10/26/2012

Purdue Hosts Indiana Intercollegiates

Purdue Swimming & Diving hosts the 2012 Indiana Intercollegiates at the Boilermaker Aquatic Center.

09/14/2012

2012-13 Swimming & Diving Photo Day

The Boilermakers take their team photos.

11/03/2011

2011 Black & Gold Intrasquad

Purdue opens its new season with the Black & Gold Intrasquad

Purdue Personal Preferences
Favorite Athlete: Natalie Coughlin
In Her MP3 Player: Jason Aldean
Last Concert She Attended: The Script
Favorite Actor & Actress: Ryan Reynolds & Reese Witherspoon
Favorite Foods: Chicago Style Pizza
Favorite Big City: Chicago
Foreign Country You'd Most Like to Visit: France
Interesting Travel Locale: Nuevo Vallarta, Mexico
Favorite Outdoor Activity: Having Camp Fires
Favorite Builing on Campus: Purdue Memorial Union
Enjoyed this Professor's Class: Dr. Bridges, Biology
Favorite Meet at Purdue: 2010 Big Ten Championships
Furry Friend: Braxton, Cat
Other Hobbies/Interests: DIY Projects, Skiing, Tubing, Dancing & Traveling

2012-13: Distinguished Big Ten Scholar... Academic All-Big Ten... Roeing competed in the freestyle and backstroke events... posted season-best times in the 100 (59.22) and 200 back (2:06.44) as well as the 200 free (1:54.89) at the Purdue Invitational... had season-bests in the 50 (25.18) and 100 (53.93) free at the Ohio State Winter Invite... scored at the Purdue Invitational by qualified for the B Final of the 200 back.

2011-12: Distinguished Big Ten Scholar... Academic All-Big Ten... Roeing competed in the 100 and 200 free and 100 and 200 back... one of seven Purdue student-athletes with a 4.0 GPA during the 2011-12 school year... posted season-best times in all of her events at the Ohio State Invitational: 54.33 in 100 free, 1:54.72 in 200 free, 59.96 in 100 back and 2:09.79 in 200 back... competed in three of her events at the Ohio State Winter Invite and Black and Gold Intrasquad meet.

2010-11: Distinguished Big Ten Scholar... Academic All-Big Ten... Roeing competed primarily in the backstroke events... swam the 200 back in every meet in which she competed except Indiana Intercollegiates... posted season-best times in the 100 (1:00.32) and 200 back (2:08.65) at the Ohio State Winter Invite... swam the 200 free at OSU and the dual meet victory against Indiana (1:59.47)... competed in four events - the 50 and 100 free and 100 and 200 back - at the Purdue Invitational... also swam the 50 free as well as the backstroke events in the dual meet victory against Eastern Michigan.

2009-10: Finished sixth in 200 backstroke vs. Notre Dame (11/6)...opened collegiate career with seventh-place finish in 100 backstroke at Indiana Intercollegiates (10/10)...also placed ninth in 200 freestyle...was fifth in 100 backstroke at Ohio State Last Chance (2/28)...placed eighth in 200 backstroke vs. Northwestern (11/7).

Before Purdue: Four-year letterwinner...finished eighth in 800 freestyle relay at 2009 YMCA long course nationals...qualified for 2009 YMCA short course nationals in 200 freestyle, 500 freestyle and 200 backstroke...finished 11th in 800 freestyle and 800 freestyle relay at 2008 YMCA long course nationals...state qualifier in 200 freestyle...earned four academic letters...member of National Honors Society and French National Honors Society.

Personal: Full name is Elaina Jean Roeing...born in Winfield, Ill....parents are Randy and Diane Roeing...has one older sister, Jackie, who swam one year at Vanderbilt, and one younger sister, Katie...majoring in health sciences preprofessional.