Brady Samuels

2024 Men’s Big Ten Fan Guide: Indiana Poised For A Three-Peat In Burns’ Conference Finale

IU’s Brendan Burns has been an unstoppable force in Big Ten competition, and his Hoosiers are in position for a dominant win in his final conference meet.

  12 Comments

New Coach, No Problem: Minnesota’s Bar Soloveychik Cracks Program Record with 8:52.95 1000

Purdue is hosting a Big Ten quad meet featuring Minnesota, Northwestern, and Iowa this weekend at the Morgan J. Burke Aquatic Center.

  7 Comments

Brendan Burns, Tomer Frankel Post Season-Best Times in Indiana’s Sweep of Purdue

In his first time swimming the 200 free this season, Brendan Burns won by three seconds — one of four victories for the Indiana star vs. Purdue on Saturday.

  8 Comments

NCAA First-Year Head Coach Check-In: Michigan, Duke Thriving Under New Leaders

New Michigan head coach Matt Bowe led the Wolverines to a strong showing at the UGA Fall Invitational last weekend, showing early signs of progress.

  16 Comments

McKendree’s Jack Lustig Outduels Diego Nosack in 200 Fly to Wrap Purdue Invite

2023 PURDUE INVITATIONAL November 16-18, 2023 Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana Short Course Yards (25 yards), Prelims/Finals Teams Participating: Purdue,…

  1 Comment

Southern Illinois’ Celia Pulido Swims 51.8 100 Back, Books Return Ticket to NCAAs at Purdue

Southern Illinois will send a backstroker to the NCAA Championships for the third-straight season after Celia Pulido’s school record on Friday.

  Comment First!

Northwestern Newbies Ayla Spitz, Diego Nosack Win 200 IMs on Day 1 of Purdue Invite

There are many new faces on deck this season for the Northwestern Wildcats, including Cal transfer Ayla Spitz on the women’s side.

  1 Comment

Purdue Cruises Past Defending DII National Champions UIndy in Dual Meet

Purdue came away victorious against a pair of University of Indianapolis programs both ranked with the top three in Division II.

  Comment First!

2023-24 NCAA Men’s Power Rankings: Pre-Season Edition

Is this the year we see Arizona State take over as the best men’s team in the nation? See who we rank #1 heading into the 2023-24 campaign.

  80 Comments

James Bretscher Joins Purdue Men’s Program As Assistant Coach

Bretscher most recently spent two years at Marshall University as an assistant coach. He graduated from NC State in 2019.

  9 Comments

Michael Andrew Drops 100 Fly & 100 Breast At U.S. Pro Champs, Sammon Scratches Meet

Several swimmers including Patrick Sammon have scratched out of their events at the Pro Championships after having been named to the LEN European U23 team.

  6 Comments

Missouri HS State Champion William Jost Sends Verbal To Purdue (2024)

Jost should help bolster Purdue’s sprint freestyle group, as he owns personal best times of 20.58/45.29 in the 50/100 freestyle.

  1 Comment

3 Swimmers Likely Book Spots at NCAAs with Best Times at Boiler-Make-It Qualification

Purdue sophomore Brady Samuels (pictured) clocked a 41.99 in the 100 free to rank 21st this season, becoming just the second Boilermaker under 42 seconds.

  5 Comments

2023 Men’s Big Ten Swimming & Diving Championships: Day 4 Prelims Live Recap

Brendan Burns takes on the 200 back/200 fly double on the final day of the 2023 Big Ten Champs. Last year, he won both events, with a meet record in the fly.

  10 Comments

2023 Men’s Big Ten Swimming & Diving Championships: Day 3 Finals Live Recap

Minnesota’s Max McHugh takes aim at a third straight 100 breaststroke conference title on Day 3 of the Big Ten championships.

  16 Comments