The Big Ten Conference celebrated its 105th class of recipients who earned the esteemed Big Ten Medal of Honor, including three swimmers and a diver.
Bowe Becker swept the sprint freestyle races, including a 43.07 relay lead-off to close out the meet.
Zach Apple won all three of his individual events yesterday.
Purdue Breaststroker Jinq En Phee was a leader for the Boilermaker women, winning 2 individual events and helping the women’s 200 medley to victory.
Ohio State’s Zhesi Li will go for her third individual title on day 4 at B1G Ten’s in the 100 free.
Minnesota’s Danielle Nack put up a 52.6 to win the 100 fly and Olympic silver medalist Steele Johnson returned to competition for Purdue.
Kaersten Meitz posted times of 4:43.92 and 9:41.44 in the 500 and 1000 as Purdue beat Big Ten opponent Michigan State.
Indiana’s Blake Pieroni was back at it again on Saturday night at the 2017 Purdue Invitational.
Kaersten Meitz swept the 200, 500 and 1000 freestyle as Purdue swept South Carolina on Thursday.
Tessa Wrightson of Zionsville Community High School and Zionsville Swim Club had given a verbal commitment to the Boilermakers for 2018-19.
Notre Dame’s Catherine Mulquin swam to 28th in the country in the 100 back at Purdue’s last chance meet.
Klaudia Nazieblo put up two wins at day 2 finals as both the Virginia Tech men and women hold solid leads heading into the final day of the Hokie Fall Invitational.
Courtney Kresl from Fort Wayne, Indiana, made a verbal commitment to join Purdue University’s swimming and diving team in 2016.
Purdue has been successful this year keeping Indiana’s superstars in-state. Their latest verbal comes from Taite Kitchel.