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Ellie Roche
Ellie  Roche

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Fargo, N.D.

High School:
Fargo North

Event:
Breast/IM

10/20/2017

Michigan State Women's Swimming & Diving Defeats Illinois

The women picked up six first-place finishes.

2016-17:
Academic All-Big Ten … Scholar All-American honorable mention … Swam her best time of 29.72 in the 50 breaststroke at the 2016 Northwestern TYR Invitational … Clocked in with a time of 1:02.37 in the 100 breaststroke at the 2017 Women’s B1G Championships, third fastest time in MSU history … Swam a personal season-best time and second in all-time in MSU history of 2:15.72 in the 200 breaststroke at the 2017 Women’s B1G Championships … Recorded a time of 59.92 in the 100 IM at Purdue … Swam at the 2017 Women’s B1G Championships with a time of 2:07.49 in the 200 IM … Swam her best time of 4:33.27 in the 400 IM at MSU vs Michigan … Clocked in with a time of 10:39.21 in the 1000 freestyle at OSU vs MSU … Accumulated the team’s second highest dual meet individual points … First place against Indiana in the 100 breaststroke with a time of 1:04.84 … Finished first in the 200 breaststroke (2:19.76) and 100 breaststroke (1:04.56) versus Bowling Green, leading the Spartans to a team victory … Team recipient of the 2017 Morgan Piasecki Spartan of the Year Award …


2015-16:
Clocked in her fastest time of 2:17.39 in the 200 breaststroke at the Northwestern TYR Invitational ... Swam her fastest time of 1:00.22 in the 100 IM at the Northwestern TYR Invitational ... Had her fastest time of 10:38.81 in the 1000 freestyle v. Iowa ... Placed second in the 200 breaststroke with a time of 2:24.14 v. Michigan ... Earned second place in the 200 IM with a time of 2:11.26 v. OSU ... Swam a time of 1:06.68 in the 100 breaststroke to place third v. Toledo.

Prior to MSU:

Ellie competed for Fargo North HS under coach Talia Butery … SWIMMING … North Dakota All-State swimming 2009-2014 … All EDC conference swimming 2009-2014… North Dakota HS State Champion 100 breast in 2010, 2011 and 2013 … North Dakota HS state champion 200 IM 2012, 2013, 2014 … Eastern Dakota Conference senior athlete of the year 2014 … North Dakota HS state champion 400 free relay 2012 and 2014-current … Fargo North HS team record holder for 200 IM, 500 freestyle and 400 freestyle relay … YMCA national championships 2010-2015 … Speedo Summer Sectionals LC 2012-2015 … she was a member of DECA … Key Club … Jazz band … Orchestra … Environmental Club … and Students Against Drunk Driving.
 
Personal:
Parents are Tim and Tracy Roche … born on March 2, 1997 in Minn. … was a member of the National Honor Society … her major is special education.

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