Kelsey Engel
Kelsey Engel
Height: 5-8
Year: So.
Hometown: Trabuco Canyon, CA
High School: El Toro HS
Position: Free
Experience: 1V

2010-11 -- A 14th-place finisher in 100 freestyle at Mountain Pacific Sports Federation Championship with time of 52.19 ... also was 14th in 50 freestyle at 23.78 ... swam leg on fourth-place 200 medley relay team which broke school record with time of 1:43.42 ... also swam leg on 200 freestyle relay team which placed second and took two full seconds off the school record with time of 1:32.63 ... other best marks include 23.71 in 50 freestyle, 52.04 in 100 freestyle and 58.54 in 100 butterfly.

High School ... A four-year varsity letter winner in swimming at El Toro High School in Lake Forest ... helped Chargers to three consecutive Sea View League championships ... set school frosh-soph record in 50 freestyle in 2008 ... captured Sea View League titles in 100 freestyle all four years, 50 freestyle three times and was team MVP all four years as well ... CIF-Southern Section Division I finalist in 50 and 100 freestyle all four years ... earned Charger Excellence Award four times and also earned Senior Award ... top 20 in her class all four years ... a 1B Diploma recipient ... visited Rice and Vanderbilt before choosing Cal Poly because of its "good balance of academic and athletic excellence" ... competed for Irvine Novaquatics.

Personal -- Daughter of John and Tami Engel ... one sister, Lindsey ... wants to work for an aerospace corporation working in defense systems or space exploration ... lists baking cookies, sewing and reading as hobbies ... born October 13, 1992, in Huntington Beach, Calif. ... majors in mechanical engineering.