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2022 Purdue Invite: Brady Samuels Swims 42.69 100 Free at Day 3 Prelims Session

The final day of the 2022 Purdue Invite is here and the last prelims session of the meet is in the books.


Purdue’s Samuels, Hill Headline Big Ten Weekly Swimming & Diving Awards

Purdue’s Brady Samuels was named the Big Ten Men’s Swimmer of the Week, while Hannah Hill earned both the Women’s Swimmer and Freshman of the week honors.

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1,239 Swimmers Named to USA Swimming 2021 Scholastic All-American Team

Olympians Lydia Jacoby (pictured) and Torri Huske headlined the 2021 selection to the USA Swimming Scholastic All-American Team.


Minnesotan Nick Kale Will Join Purdue’s Breaststroke Tradition in Fall 2021

Nick Kale, who finished 4th in the 100 breaststroke at the 2020 Minnesota High School State Championship meet, has committed to Purdue.


Chandler Lipp (2021) Verbally Commits to In-state Boilermakers

Fort Wayne, Indiana’s Chandler Lipp will remain in-state to swim for the Purdue University Boilermakers in the class of 2025.

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Summer Juniors Qualifier Ryan Zerpa (2021) Sends Verbal Commitment to Purdue

Fly/back specialist Ryan Zerpa of Alpha Aquatics in Los Angeles has verbally committed to the Purdue class of 2025.

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Winter Juniors Finalist Luke Fortner Gives Verbal Pledge to Purdue

Luke Fortner, a Summer Juniors qualifier in the 200 breast, has verbally committed to Purdue University for the class of 2025.

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