Kayla Purcell

  • Kayla
  • Purcell

  • Event
    Sprint Freestyle/Butterfly/Backstroke
  • Class
    Sophomore
  • Hometown
    Millington, N.J.
Event2016-20172017-2018Career
100 Back55.99
Christiansburg, VA
Feb 5, 2017
55.99
Christiansburg, VA
Feb 5, 2017
100 Fly55.64
Christiansburg, VA
Feb 5, 2017
56.32
Christiansburg, VA
Oct 20, 2017
55.64
Christiansburg, VA
Feb 5, 2017
100 Free51.50
Christiansburg, VA
Feb 5, 2017
52.41
Durham, NC
Oct 14, 2017
51.50
Christiansburg, VA
Feb 5, 2017
200 Free Relay1:33.95
Christiansburg, VA
Nov 19, 2016
1:34.57
Durham, NC
Oct 14, 2017
1:33.95
Christiansburg, VA
Nov 19, 2016
200 Free Relay Lead Off24.22
Christiansburg, Va.
Jan 21, 2017
23.95
Durham, NC
Oct 14, 2017
23.95
Durham, NC
Oct 14, 2017
400 Free Relay3:30.02
Pittsburgh, PA
Nov 5, 2016
3:29.32
Durham, NC
Oct 14, 2017
3:28.61

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400 Free Relay Lead Off52.95
Charlottesville, VA
Jan 14, 2017
52.95
Charlottesville, VA
Jan 14, 2017
50 Free23.60
Christiansburg, VA
Feb 5, 2017
24.03
Durham, NC
Oct 14, 2017
23.60
Christiansburg, VA
Feb 5, 2017
800 Free Relay7:36.77
Christiansburg, VA
Nov 19, 2016
7:36.77
Christiansburg, VA
Nov 19, 2016

Updated: September 14, 2017

2016-17: Competed in seven events as a true freshman … Set four personal best times at the Virginia Tech Invitational … Placed first in the 100 fly at the VTI with a 55.64 … Finished second with a 51.50 at the VTI … Part of the 200 medley relay that swam a first-place time of 1:45.54 against Cincinnati and Rutgers.

Prior to Virginia Tech: Swam for Somerset Hills YMCA and Watching Hills Regional High School … Competed in the sprint free, fly and backstroke … First-team all-conference … Meet of Champions finalist … Four-time team MVP … Multi-time Y Nationals top eight finalist.

Personal: Daughter of Lisa Purcell and Kevin Purcell … Has a sister, Kelsy, and a brother, Ryan … Born in Livingston, New Jersey.