Kelly Healy
Kelly Healy


Naperville, Ill.

High School:
Neuqua Valley




Redbirds Swim to the Top of NCAA Academic Standings

he team earned a cumulative spring grade-point average (GPA) of 3.61.


Redbird Swimmer and Divers Honored at Annual Awards Banquet

The Illinois State swimming and diving hosted their anual awards banquet Sunday, April 7.


Redbirds Finish 2nd, Breaking Fifteen School Records

Illinois State swimming and diving finish in second-place at the Missouri Valley Conference Championships


Redbirds Remain in Second While Breaking MVC Records

Illinois State swimming and diving remain in second place during the Missouri Valley Conference Championships


Redbirds in 2nd Place After First Day at MVC Championships

Redbirds finish first day of competition at MVC Championships in second-place.

2012-13: Earned a personal best in the 1650-yard (17:44.44), 500-yard (5:05.95) and 200-yard freestyle (1:56.35) at the MVC Championships ... placed third in the 500-yard (5:23.35) and 1000-yard freestyle (10:57.60) in a dual meet against conference opponent Northern Iowa ... participated in the Dennis Stark Relays, the Zippy Invitational and Butler Invitational ... competed in meets against Evansville, Truman State, Illinois, Nebraska-Omaha, Washington (Mo.) and Ball State.

2011-12: Swam a personal-best time in the 500-yard freestyle (5:08.57) at the 2012 Missouri Valley Conference Championships ... earned a personal-best time in the 1650-yard freestyle (17:49.88) at the MVC Championship ... named Most Improved at the 2012 awards banquet ... recipient of Dede Woytowych Endowed Scholarship for the 2012-13 season ... named as a team captain for the 2012-13 season ... participated in the Notre Dame relays ... competed in dual meets against Evansville, Nebraska-Omaha, Illinois, Ball State and UNI ... competed in a double dual against UIC and Valparaiso.

2010-11: Participated in the Red/White Intrasqaud meet, Notre Dame Relays and the Zippy Invitational ... competed in dual meets against Illinois, Northern Iowa, Western Illinois, ... recorded a personal-best time in the 100-yard backstroke (1:06.41) against Illinois ... recorded a personal-best time in the 500-yard freestyle (5:46.73) against Western ... ended the season with personal-best times in the 100-yard freestyle (54.46) and 200-yard freestyle (1:57.61) at the MVC Championships.

2009-10: Participated in dual meets against Northern Iowa, Illinois, Ball State, Western and the Ed Kennedy Invitational ... participated in the SIU 1650-yard freestyle event ... set season best time in the 200-yard freestyle (1:58:71) at MVC Championship preliminaries ... recorded personal best time in the 100-yard freestyle (54.56) at MVC Championships ... was a member of the third place 500-yard freestyle relay team (4:52.37) at the Ed Kennedy Invitational.

Neuqua Valley HS: Awarded most improved varsity swimmer award her sophomore year along with Upstate Eight All-Conference honors sophomore and junior year ... Upstate Eight Conference all-state junior year ... state qualifier and placed in the 200-free relay junior year ... team captain and state participant senior year.

Personal: Born 3-12-91 ... daughter of John and Carolyn Healy ... majoring in elementary education ... 2012-2013 team captain ... earned a semester GPA of 4.0 last spring ... also holds a cumulative GPA of 3.48.

Personal Bests: 50-yard freestyle-25.03, 100-yard freestyle-54.46, 200-yard freestyle-1:56.35, 500-yard freestyle-5:05.95, 1000-yard freestyle-10:39.75, 1650-yard freestyle- 17:44.44