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James Nguyen
James Nguyen

Class:
Freshman

Hometown:
Meridian, Idaho

High School:
Centennial

Event:
Breaststroke

Birthdate:
10/31/1994



01/31/2014

Boilermakers Lead Wisconsin After Opening Night of Tri-Duals

Bissett & Blanco each win a pair of events Friday.

11/22/2013

Purdue Demonstrates Versatility in Dual Meet Win vs. Miami

Aube, Curtiss & Gutierrez each win an event & place second in another.

11/16/2013

Bujoczek Sets 500 Free Freshman Mark on Day 2 at Minnesota

Bujoczek, Trimmer, Friede & Blanco team up for Purdue win in 800 free relay.

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.

10/26/2013

Boilermakers Roll to Team Wins at Home-Opening Meet

Cabassol, Mercer, Rogers & Tucker each post a pair of individual victories.

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 Athlete: Ian Thorpe
In His MP3 Player: Jason Aldean
Last Concert She Attended: Imagine Concert
Favorite Writer: Dr. Seuss
Favorite Actor & Actress: Christian Bale & Emma Stone
Favorite Month: October
Favorite Holiday: Christmas
Favorite Food: Fried Rice
Favorite Purdue Building: Mechanical Engineering
Favorite Big City: Austin, Texas
Unique Travel Locale: Vietnam
Continent He'd Most Like to Visit: Europe
Favorite Outdoor Activity: Longboarding
Another Sport He Enjoys Playing: Table Tennis
Furry Friend: Shae, Yellow Lab

Before Purdue: Nguyen swam for coach Todd Marsh at Centennial High School in Boise... two-time Junior Nationals Qualifier and Scholastic All-American as an upperclassman... YMCA Nationals finalist... Top Events (Times): 100 Breast (57.08) & 200 Breast (2:02.71)... Purdue Merit Scholar

Personal: Full name is James F. Nguyen... born in Boise... parents are Thang Nguyen and Linh Ngo... family also includes brother John... majoring in electrical engineering.