Blake Nilsson
Blake Nilsson
Birth Date: 06/16/1986
Year: Senior
Hometown: Northridge, Calif.
High School: Chaminade HS
Position: Breaststroke
UC Santa Barbara
2006: Placed fourth in the 100 breast (57.47) and ninth in the 200 breast (2:06.42) at the Big West Championships...2005: Recorded a fourth-place effort in the 100 breaststroke (56.62) and finished ninth in the 200 breaststroke (2:04.32) at the Big West and was a member of the school record-breaking 400 medley relay team...Top UCSB racer in both breaststroke disciplines. High School
All-American at Chaminade High School...Earned All-Mission League honors...Held the school record in the 100 breaststroke...Coached by Rob Triplet...Also earned high school academic honors...Swam club for CCAT Swim Club under coach Stacy Smith. Personal
Born June 16, 1986...Parents are Ken and Tina Nilsson...Siblings are Bryce and Haley...Majoring in Global Studies...Favorite book is "A Million Little Pieces"...Favorite move is "The Big Lebowski". Quote
"I came to UCSB because of the great team and how close-knit it is."