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NIKA BLANK

Player profile

position
Free
year
Sophomore
hometown
Lowell, Mass.
high school
The Peddie School

Top Times:

50 free: 22.50

100 free: 50.24

200 free: 1:51.14

2016-17: 

Helped the Seminoles to a sixth place finish in the 200 free relay at the ACC Championships…also competed in the 50 free (22.88 and 100 free (50.31)…also helped FSU to a seventh place finish in the 400 free relay…won the 50 free against Florida with a time of 23.34…was a member of the 200 free relay team that qualified for NCAAs and set a new school record at the Georgia Invite…placed 13th in the 50 free with a time of 22.50 and was also 19th in the 100 free behind a career best time of 50.24.

High School: 

A 2016 US Olympic Trial qualifier in the 50 free while representing Peddie Aquatics in New Jersey…placed eighth in the 50 free at junior nationals in the summer of 2015…holds two team records in the 50 free and 100 free races, including a state record in the 50 free….earned NJ All-Prep Team honors while earning a pair of gold medals at the Eastern Championships in the 50 free and as a member of the 200 free relay.

Personal: 

Born Dec. 10, 1998…daughter of  Rufiya and Olego Blank…a USA Swimming Scholastic All-American and a member of the high honor roll.