Kelli Ann Valedon
Kelli Ann Valedon
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Brewster, NY
High School: Brewster
Events: Back/IM
Major: Social Sciences
Event: Back/IM

Junior (2016-17): Competed in Back and IM

Sophomore (2015-16): 2nd in 200 IM against Niagara, clocking in at 2:17.49… Academic All-MAC.

Freshman (2014-15): Took part in backstroke and IM events. At the Ohio State Invitational she set season-best times of 59.50, 2:07.31, and 2:14.06 in the 100 backstroke, 200 backstroke, and 200 IM, respectively. Season-best time of 4:46.19 in the 400 IM and 28.75 in the 50 backstroke were swum at the Cleveland State Invitational.
2013-14: Placed fourth in the consolation final of the 400 individual medley at the Mid-American Conference Championships with a season-best time of 4:26.59. Member of the winning 200 medley relay team at the Cleveland State Invite. Also won the B Final in the 200 backstroke at the Cleveland State Invite with a season-best time of 2:05.96.

High School: Swam at Brewster High School where she was a two-year team captain for head coach Brittany Kozlenko. A four-year state qualifier and six-time sectional qualifier. Qualified for sectionals in the 100 backstroke, 100 butterfly and relay events. Went undefeated in the 100 backstroke and 100 butterfly in her division. Inducted into Brewster Hall of Fame. 

Personal: Daughter of Pablo and Laura. Has a brother (Brian) and a sister (Alexis). Chose UB because it offers great opportunities in academics and athletics. Volunteers with a community activist program. Major is undecided.