Elise Blaschke
Elise Blaschke
Height: 5-7
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Washington Township, N.J.
High School: Bishop Eustace Prep
Position: Back/Breast/IM

2010-11: 100-yard backstroke at the America East Championship prelims ranks third in program history... Placed 10th in the 100-yard backstroke at the Patriot Invitational... Helped the 200-yard medley relay place fifth... Swam season-best times in the 50 free (24.94), 100 free (53.23), and 50 back (27.52) at the Patriot Invitational.

2009-10: Swam season-best times in the 100-yard backstroke (57.95), 100-yard breaststroke (1:07.90) and the 200-yard individual medley (2:08.07) at the Terrapin Cup Last Chance Meet… Her 100 back time ranks sixth on UMBC all-time top-10 list… Highest finish during the dual meet season was third in the 100 breast against Rider and third in the 200 IM against Drexel and Howard.

Background: Competed at the NCSA Junior Nationals 2007-2009… Member of the All-South Jersey First Team in 2009… First-Team All Non-Public from 2006-09… Earned a varsity letter in swimming for four years… Named Most Valuable Swimmer of the Bishop Eustace swim team three times.

Personal: Daughter of Marianne and Waldemar Blaschke…Majoring in Media Communications with a minor in American studies… Born Oct. 23, 1990.