Ellen Bloom  
Ellen Bloom

Class:
Sophomore

Hometown:
Sartell, Minn.

High School:
Sartell HS

Position:
Backstroke/IM


High School: Graduate of Sartell High School (2013) • swam in the Central Lakes high school conference under instruction of Dave Olson • All-Conference from 2007-2012 • All-State from 2008-2012 • All-American in 2009, 2011, 2012 • was named an Academic All-American for USA swimming from 2009-2012 • Academic All-American for the NISCA her senior year • was high school Valedictorian • AP scholar • finalist for the National Merit Quarter • member of the USA club for five years • entering her freshman year with times of 55.88 in the 100 back, 2:03.86 in the IM, 51.50 in the 100 free, and 2:03.00 in the 200 back.

Personal: Born March 17, 1995 • daughter of Karla Myhra-Bloom and Geoff Bloom • has one older brother, Ryan • Mom ran track and field for the University of Minnesota-Morris in 1982 • lists her most memorable sports moments as when her high school team was Class A State Champions in 2009 and 2011 • plans to major in physics and chemistry • has played the piano for nine years.

Bloom's Top Times:
Year - Event - Time

2013 - 50 Free - 27.77
2013 - 100 Back - 59.76
2013 - 200 IM - 2:10.54