Blake Balogh
Blake Balogh

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Lincoln, Neb.

High School:
Lincoln Southeast HS

Position:
Fly/Free



Freshman (2012-13): Scored in three events at the Mountain West Championships, placing 11th in the 500 and 1650 freestyle races and 13th in the 200 free...posted lifetime-best times in all three events at conference meet...time in the 500 free finals was fastest by a freshman in school history...also set the freshman record in the 1000 free en route to her time in the mile at the MW Championships...also set lifetime best in 100 free during time trial at conference meet...earned first-career win in 200 free at Oregon State (Nov. 3), her collegiate debut in the event...scored in 500 free and 1650 free at Missouri Invitational...11 top-five finishes during dual-meet competition, including one victory and three second-place showings.

High School: Swam for Lincoln Select Swimming, founded and coached by her parents...three-time Midwestern Swimmer of the Year...owns club records in every short-course freestyle event and 200-yard individual medley in the 15-18 age group...competed at 2012 NSCA Junior Nationals...USA Swimming Scholastic All-American...maintained a grade-point average in the top three percent every semester at Lincoln Southeast...president of Lincoln Southeast's small group choir...leader of Lincoln Select's Bible study.