Dan Ross

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Far Greater is it to dare mighty things, to win glorious triumphs, even though checkered with failure, than to rank with those poor spirits who neither enjoy nor suffer much, for they live in a grey twilight that knows not victory nor defeat. ~ T. Roosevelt

Purdue Elevates Alex Jerden to Lead Assistant Coach for Men’s Swim Team

Jerden is a Purdue alum, who has been volunteer coaching at the Boilermakers Aquatics club team for almost 2 years.

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Dr. Wyatt Hodges: Ph.D In and Out of the Pool

Reported by Coleman Hodges, SwimSwam Head of Production and Dr. Wyatt Hodges’ brother.


Former Notre Dame Head Coach Brian Barnes Joins Purdue as Assistant

Former Notre Dame women’s head coach Brian Barnes will be joining the Purdue men as an assistant coach for the upcoming season.


Purdue to Host Big Ten vs ACC ‘All-Star Meet’ in November

Purdue head swim coach Dan Ross dropped an unofficial announcement this morning that Purdue will be hosting an “all star meet” between the Big Ten and ACC on November 9th-11th.


10 Do’s and Don’ts of your first College Championship

This one goes out to all of our incoming freshman. Congratulations on committing to the school of your dreams! Now here are some tips for your first college championship meet.

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Shout From the Stands: Why I Swim at Georgetown

“Coach Jamie Holder has been an excellent coach for the university. In his tenure here, only 5 years, swimmers have broken every single record on the Georgetown record board.”

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