Rylee Klomp
Rylee Klomp

Class:
Sophomore

Hometown:
North East, Pa.

High School:
Mercyhurst Prep

Event:
Freestyle



Purdue Personal Preferences
In Her MP3 Player: N*SYNC
Last Concert She Attended: Katy Perry
Favorite Actor & Actress: Bradley Cooper & Kristen Wiig
Favorite Month : November
Favorite Holiday: Christmas
Favorite Food: Potatoes
Favorite Outdoor Activity: Boating
Favorite Building on Campus: the Dining Courts
Favorite Big City: New York
Unique Travel Locale: Australia
Country She'd Like to Visit: Italy
Another Sport She Enjoys Playing: Volleyball
Animal Frieds: Maycee, Yellow Lab; Smedley, Box Turtle; Apollo, Cat
Other Hobbies/Interests: Going to my cottage; listening to & singing along with music

2013-14: Klomp competed primarily in the freestyle sprints... raced in the 50 (24.59) and 100 free (53.13) as well as the 100 back (1:01.19) at the Ohio State Invitational... posted her season-best time in the 50 free (24.31) in the dual meet victory vs. Michigan... made her collegiate debut at the November Quad meet, racing in the 50 and 100 free.

Before Purdue: Klomp was a four-year varsity letter-winner for coach Paula Allshouse... four-year Pennsylvania state meet qualifier, individually reaching the championship finals of the 50 and 100 free each year... NISCA All-American as a junior... four-time First Team All-State... PIAA state champion in the 200 medley relay as a freshman, swimming the anchor leg... state runner up in the 100 free twice and in the 50 free as a freshman... four-time District 10 champion in the 100 free and at least one relay event, setting new records in four events... team MVP and team captain... USA Swimming Junior Nationals qualifier with her Erie Aquatics club team.

Personal: Full name is Rylee Renee Klomp... born in Union City, Pa.... parents are Brad and Serene Klomp... family also includes younger siblings Braxton and Bailee... father played football at Cal University of Pennsylvania... undecided on a major.