Kayla Lilly
Kayla Lilly
Height: 5-7
Year: Freshman
Hometown: Natick, Mass.
High School: Medfield
Position: Breast/IM

2013-14: Won a bronze medal in the 400 IM with a career-best time of 4:28.19 at the America East Championships… Her time ranks seventh all-time in the Retriever record book… Also recorded career-best times at the conference championship meet in Worcester, Mass. in the 200 breast (2:21.95), placing seventh, and 200 IM (2:06.73), placing sixth… Won her first collegiate dual meet event by capturing the 200 IM in UMBC’s season-opening meet at Rider on Oct. 12… Also won the 200 IM against George Washington on Oct. 26 and then took the top spot in the 200 breaststroke against Howard on Jan. 11… Swam a season-best in the 200 fly (2:17.13) against Howard, finishing second… Named to the America East Commissioner’s Honor Roll.

Background: Named a Scholastic All-American by USA Swimming in 2011-12… Helped break the New England regional record in the medley relay.

Personal: Daughter of Kevin and Laura Lilly… Has two younger siblings, Alyssa and James… Plans to major in interdisciplinary studies… Born Aug. 23, 1995