Chelsea McLaughlin
Chelsea McLaughlin
Height: 5-4
Year: Jr
Hometown: Fajardo, P.R.
High School: The Palmas Academy
Position: Free/Fly

Getting to Know Chelsea

  • Why did you choose to attend Mount Holyoke? - The welcoming feeling I got when I overnighted. The entire team was so helpful and made me want to be a part of what they were a part of.
  • What do you like best about Mount Holyoke? - My team. It's the best support system anyone could ask for and helps me be a better student.
  • Favorite Sports Movie - Bend It Like Beckham
  • Best Sporting Event Ever Attended - Spain vs USA and Real Madrid vs LA Galaxy
  • Favorite Pro Sports Team - Real Madrid & Chelsea FC
  • Favorite TV Show - Survivor
  • Favorite Athlete(s) - Sergio Ramos, Leo Messi, Fernando Torres
  • Hobbies - Scuba diving
  • Best Concert You Ever Attended - Rise Against
  • Magazine Cover You'd Like to Be On - TIME 
  • Most Famous Person Ever Met - Mariah Carey & Paul Walker 
  • Person You'd Like to Have Dinner With - Leo Messi 
  • Most Prized Possession - My ipod 
  • Place You'd Like to Visit - Thailand and Australia 
  • First Memory of Your Sport - Coming in first for both the 50 back and the 50 free at my very first meet. 
  • Most Memorable Moment in College Athletics - When we beat Smith last year. 
  • Pre-Game Rituals - Listen to my ipod and get excited for what I'm about to swim 
  • Best Advice From a Coach - "Leave it all in the pool" 
  • If You Had $1 Billion Dollars You Would - Charity, travel all around the world 
  • Career Aspirations - Marine Conservationist