Sophie Halper

Class Senior
Hometown New York, N.Y.
High School Ethical Culture Fieldston Upper School

2017-18 (Sophomore):
Halper cut her personal best time for the 500 Y free at the 2017 Phill Hansel International with a time of 4:59.64 which landed her third place overall as well as set a personal record in the 100 Y Free with a time of 52.87… In the meet against UARL and Ouachita Baptist, Ellis was able to cut her 300 Y free time to 3:06.10 setting another personal best time…Broke her 100 Y fly personal record in the meet against UNF with a time of 1:08.13… Set two personal records with a time of 10:32.68 in the 1,000 Y free and a time of 17:30.60 in the 1,650 Y free at the 2018 SEC Championships.

2016-17 (Freshman):
Swam in all regular season meets during her freshman campaign… Set a personal best time in the 500-yard freestyle (5:00.30) at the Phil Hansel Invite in Houston… Also set season-best times in the 100-yard freestyle (53.81) and 200-yard freestyle (1:56.18) down in Houston… Placed fourth in the 100-yard freestyle (57.04) and 1000-yard freestyle (11:10.41) against Campbell.

High School/Club: 
Went to Ethical Fieldston Upper School… Swam for 92nd Street Y Flying Dolphins under coach Amine Boubsis… 2014-2015 Scholastic All-American… National Club Swimming Association qualifier… Holds six records at her high school.