Kelsey Poremba
Kelsey Poremba
Height: 5-9
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Bedford, N.H.
High School: Bedford
Position: Free

2012-2013: Competed in six individual events including the 50, 100 and 200 backstroke; 100 freestyle; 100 butterfly; and 100 individual medley…posted career-best times in the 100 free (56.13) and 100 back (1:04.77) at the Patriot League Championship, 50 back (33.65) at the Harold Anderson Invitational and 200 back (2:27.48) against Siena…member of the Holy Cross Leadership Academy…named to the Patriot League Academic Honor Roll.

2011-2012: Competed in four different individual events including the 50, 100 and 300 freestyles and the 100 backstroke…posted season-best times at the Patriot League Championship in the 50 free (25.76), 100 free (56.68) and 200 free (2:05.80)…named to the Patriot League Academic Honor Roll.

2010-2011: Placed in second in the 200 yard free relay against Fairfield...finished in second in the 200 yard free relay against Springfield...recorded a time of 27.65 in the 50 yard free at the Worcester City Championship...named to the Patriot League Academic Honor Roll.


Before Holy Cross: Four-year member of the Bedford H.S. varsity swimming team under head coach Jennifer Cullen…team captain in 2010… recipient of the Bulldog MVP Award in 2008…member of the Manchester swim team under coach Steve Van der Beken…member of the varsity field hockey team for four years… captained the field hockey team in 2007, 2008 and 2009…received the Sportsmanship Award for field hockey in 2007…member of the varsity lacrosse team for four years, captaining the team her senior season…recipient of the Academic Achievement Award in 2007, the Biology Honors Award in 2008 and the Chemistry Honors Award in 2009… member of National Honor Society.

Personal: Daughter of John and Helen Poremba…has one brother, Matt, and two sisters, Lindsey and Megan…majoring in Chemistry.

 

Poremba's Top Times

Event (yards) Time Meet (Date)
50 Free 25.76 Patriot League Championship (2/16/2012)
100 Free 56.13 Patriot League Championship (2/23/2013)
200 Free 2:03.96 Patriot League Championship (2/18/2011)
500 Free 5:45.82 Harold Anderson Invitational (12/3/2010)
50 Back 33.65 Harold Anderson Invitational (12/1/2012)
100 Back 1:04.77 Patriot League Championship (2/22/2013)
200 Back 2:27.48 Siena (10/24/2012)
100 Breast 1:23.34 Assumption (10/5/2013)
100 Fly 1:08.53 Assumption (10/6/2012)
100 IM 1:10.82 Assumption (10/6/2012)