Kelsie Eberly
Kelsie Eberly
Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Maineville, Ohio

High School:
Cincinnati Hills Christian Academy

Height:
5-4

Event:
Backstroke

Experience:
3L

2008-09 (Junior): Put up career-best times during the Conference USA Championships in the 100 freestyle (54.78), 100 backstroke (1:00.27) and 200 individual medley (2:12.15)... Had a career-best time in the 200 freestyle (2:00.64) at the MiamiInvite.

2007-08 (Sophomore): One of Marshall's top competitors in the backstroke events ... Finished 12th in the 200 backstroke at the C-USA Championships ... Set a collegiate-best in the 100 back with a time of 1:01.08 at the conference championships ... Ranks fourth all-time in Marshall history in the 200 back and seventh in the 100.

2006-07 (Freshman): Was among the team's top five in all three backstroke events ... Recorded season best times of 1:01.17 and 2:08.28 in the 100 and 200 backstrokes at the C-USA Championships...Finished second-place as part of the 300-yard backstroke relay at the West Virginia Relay Meet ... Took fourth-place in the 100 backstroke against Youngstown State.

Prior to Marshall: Lettered four years at Cincinnati Hills Christian Academy for coach Brad Isham, while also lettering three years in track and four years in cross country...Was a three-time state qualifier and finalist in the 100-yard backstroke (5th place), 200 IM (12th place) and 200-yard medley relay (3rd)...Was an Academic and Honorable Mention All-State selection...Was also a four-year YMCA National finalist (15th) in 200-yard backstroke.

Personal: Full name is Kelsie Ryann Eberly...Born March 17, 1988...Daughter of Rick and Karen Eberly...Has two younger sisters, Brooke (15) and Sydnee (12)...Was a member of Soteni (Students of Organized Service), MVC Sportsmanship Forum and National Honor Society...Majoring in Broadcast Journalism.