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Austin Flager
Austin Flager

Class:
Freshman

Hometown:
Middlesbury, Ind.

High School:
Northridge

Event:
Freestyle/Backstroke

Birthdate:
03/18/1995



03/30/2014

Dias & Cox Earn All-America Honors on Final Day of NCAAs

Boilermakers finish 27th among the 48 scoring teams at the national championship meet.

03/29/2014

Rogers & Bissett Earn 3-Meter All-America Honors

Purdue to enter final day of action at NCAAs in 24th place among 41 scoring teams.

03/25/2014

Ten Boilermakers to Represent Purdue Men at NCAAs in Austin

Purdue to have entries in as many as 12 events; four diving qualifiers are most at the meet.

03/12/2014

Six Swimmers to Represent Purdue Men at NCAAs

Dias ranks among Top 10 nationally in breaststroke events.

03/03/2014

Seventeen Score for Boilers at Record-Setting Big Tens

Jamie Bissett leads the way with 34 team points for the second year in a row.

02/24/2014

Big Ten Triple Duals

Big Ten Triple Duals at the Boilermaker Aquatic Center

12/02/2013

Men's Swimming & Diving hosts Notre Dame

The Boilermakers host Notre Dame for dual meet action.

11/06/2013

Indiana Intercollegiates Mega Gallery

More photos from home opening meet

Purdue Personal Preferences
Favorite Coach: J. Agnew
In His MP3 Player: Eric Church
Last Concert He Attended: Jason Aldean
Favorite Author: F. Scott Fitzgerald
Favorite Actor, Actress & Director: Will Ferrell, Jennifer Lawrence & Baz Luhrmann
Favorite Month: June
Favorite Holiday: Christmas
Favorite Food: Pizza
Favorite Purdue Building: Boilermaker Aquatic Center
Favorite Big City: Chicago
Unique Travel Locale: Las Vegas
Country He'd Most Like to Visit: Germany
Favorite Outdoor Activity: Horseback Riding
Another Sport He Enjoys Playing: Football
Enjoyed this Professor's Class: Al Knight, OLS
Furry Friend: Emmie, dog

Before Purdue: Flager was a four-year letter-winner for coach Joe Keller at Northridge High School... three-year state qualifier was state champion in the 50 free as a senior and 100 back as a junior... also finished as the runner-up in the 50 free as a junior and the 100 back as a senior... also the conference and sectional champion in both events as an upperclassman... helped lead Northridge to four straight Northern Lakes Conference and sectional titles... finished fourth at state in the 100 back and 100 fly as a sophomore after winning conference and sectional titles in both events... graduated with an academic honors diploma... Top Events (Times): 50 Free (20.33), 100 Free (44.90), 100 Back (49.10) & 100 Fly (49.30).

Personal: Full name is Austin Michael Flager... born in Elkhart, Ind.... parents are Michael and Amy Flager... majoring in organizational leadership and supervision.