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Colin Mothersead
Colin Mothersead

Class:
Freshman

Hometown:
Avon, Ind.

High School:
Avon

Event:
Breaststroke

Birthdate:
05/18/1995



02/22/2014

Purdue Results at Michigan First Chance Meet

Curtiss (100 back) & Quinlan (100 breast) post Boilers' top finishes on day one.

02/20/2014

Eight Boilers to Represent Purdue Men at Michigan First Chance

Purdue's top performer this weekend to earn final spot on travel roster for Big Tens.

11/15/2013

Blanco & Dias Post Nation's Top Times So Far on Day One

Boilermakers had nation's top times in three events at the end of the day on Thursday.

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
In His MP3 Player: Sara Bareilles
Favorite Author: J.K. Rowling
Favorite Actor & Actress: Joesph Gordon-Levitt & Mila Kunis
Favorite Month: May
Favorite Holiday: Christmas
Favorite Purdue Building: Armstrong Hall
Favorite Big City: Chicago
Unique Travel Locale: Cozumel, Mexico
Country He'd Most Like to Visit: Italy
Favorite Outdoor Activity: White Water Rafting
Enjoyed this Professor's Class: Andrei Gabrielov, Mathematics
Furry Friend: Snickers, Schnauzer-Poodle Mix

Before Purdue: Mothersead was a four-year letter-winner for coach at Avon High School in suburban Indianapolis... qualified for the Indiana state meet in the 100 breaststroke in each of his upperclassman seasons... broke the school record the 100 breast each year... team captain as a senior helped lead Avon to county and sectional championship titles as an upperclassman... qualified for the 2013 Junior Nationals and medaled at Indiana Senior State several times... part of the varsity cross country team as a sophomore.

Personal: Full name is Colin Arthur Mothersead... born in Indianapolis... parents are Garrett and Kerith Mothersead... his father is a University of Minnesota alumnus and works as racecar engineer; mother is the cross country coach at Avon Middle School... family also includes younger siblings Cameron and Kelsie... majoring in engineering.