Blake Sundel
Blake Sundel
Year: Sophomore
Hometown: Falls Church, Va.
High School: Fork Union Military Academy
Position: Freestyle/Butterfly
Major: History of Art and Architecture
House Affiliation: Quincy

Personal Records
50 Free: 21.18 (HYP, 2/3/12)
100 Free: 48.78
100 Breast: 59.46
100 Fly: 52.20 (HYP, 2/3/12) 

Freshman 2011-12
Placed fifth in the 200 medley relay with a time of 1:35.44 and participated in the 50 free and 100 free against Cornell and Dartmouth Nov. 12 ... Set personal records in the 100 free (48.85) and 100 breast (1:01.36) at the U.S. Swimming Winter National Championships Dec. 2 ... Also posted personal records in the 50 free (21.18) and 100 fly (52.20) at the HYP meet Feb. 3.

Before Harvard
Swam three years for the Fork Union Military Academy after spending a year on the swimming team and cross country team at McLean High School … Swimming team captain as a junior and senior … Received all-league honors in multiple events sophomore through senior year … An eight-time all-state athlete and five-time All-America swimmer … Named a NISCA and USA Swimming Academic All-American … Led team to conference titles in 2009, ’10 and ’11 … State record-holder in the 200 free, 200 free relay and medley relay … Named team MVP as a senior … National Achievement Finalist and valedictorian of high school class … Head coach of the Little Hunting Park Gators in 2010-11 … Father, Michael Sundel J.D. ’84, graduated from Harvard Law School.