May 3, 2020
Lance Lesage, a Canadian national who lives in Hollywood, Florida, has announced his verbal commitment to Purdue University’s class of 2025 where he will join fellow commit Brady Samuels in the fall of 2021. Lesage wrote on social media: Lesage is a junior at St. Thomas Aquinas High School in Fort Lauderdale. He recently switched club teams, joining Pine Crest Swimming from South Florida Aquatic Club with whom he competed through 2019 Winter Juniors East. Lesage was runner-up in the 100 back (49.55) and finished 7th in the 100 free (46.37) at the 2019 FHSAA Class 3A State Championsh ...
March 9, 2021
Fours were wild for Purdue men's swimming & diving at the Big Ten Championships this year as the 17 Boilermakers that scored in an individual event teamed up for a quartet of relay records and a fourth-place finish in the team scoring.
Jan. 17, 2021
Team Scores Purdue was set to host Illinois and Michigan State for a tri-meet this weekend, however, Michigan State had to back out on Friday due to COVID-19 issues within the program. Without MSU, there was no other men’s team, so the Boilermaker men just swam an unscored intrasquad. In the women’s meet, Purdue won 11 of 16 events, tallying up 173 points to Illinois’ 122. Illinois did have a pair of double event winners in Cara Bognar and Abby Cabush . Bognar won the 200 fly in a very tight race with Purdue’s Evie Sierra. Sierra actually 150 mark in the lead, 1:31.13 to Bogner’s 1:3 ...
Feb. 27, 2020
Big Ten Men’s Swimming and Diving Championships Bloomington, Indiana 2020 The first night of the 2020 Big Ten Men’s Swimming and Diving Championships kicks off from Bloomington, Indiana with the finals of the 200 medley and 800 free relay. Details: The Indiana Hoosiers started off the Big Ten men’s swimming and diving championships in their home pool with a 1:23.07 in the 200 medley relay, which is the quickest time in the nation at the time being. Gabriel Fantoni (21.17), Zane Backes (23.08), Brendan Burns (20.20) and Bruno Blaskovic (18.62) broke the pool record that Michiga ...
Oct. 7, 2018
The SCHSL 5A State Championships took place on October 6 at the University of South Carolina’s natatorium. The meet was highlighted by Riverside’s Michael Juengel breaking his own 5A record in