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Josh Ehrman
Josh Ehrman

Class:
Sophomore

Hometown:
Ypsilanti, Mich.

High School:
Saline

Event:
Breaststroke/IM

Birthdate:
03/05/1995



01/11/2014

Purdue Posts Dual Sweep of MSU to Cap Busy Home Weekend

Bissett, Cabassol, Dias, Lim & Mercer all win two individual events.

01/05/2014

Purdue Wins Both Sides of Co-Ed Dual Meet at Hawaii

Purdue men part of exciting finishes in 50 free, 1000 free & 200 fly.

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
Favorite Pro Team: Detroit Red Wings
Favorite Coach: Woody Hayes
Favorite Aquatic Center (Other Than Purdue): Stanford
Swimmer He'd Like to Race Against: Matt Quinlan
Person He'd Like to Have Dinner With: Muhammad Ali
In His MP3 Player: Ariana Grande
Last Concert He Attended: One Republic
Favorite Author: Suzanne Collins
Last Book He Read: The Hunger Games
Favorite Actor, Actress & Director: Morgan Freeman, Julianne Hough, Mark Wahlberg
Favorite Month: March
Favorite Holiday: Christmas
Favorite Food: Chinese
Favorite Dessert: Cheesecake
Favorite Purdue Building: Hanger 6
Favorite Big City: Chicago
Unique Travel Locale: Hawaii
Country He'd Like to Visit: Australia
Favorite Outdoor Activity: Water skiing
Another Sport He Enjoys Playing: Football
Favorite Thing About the Boilermaker Aquatic Center: Team room
Most Memorable Moment at Purdue: Training trip
Furry Friend: Golden Retriever

2013-14: Ehrman competed in the freestyle sprints, breaststroke events and 200 IM... season-best times in the 100 (56.19, 3rd) and 200 breast (2:02.65, 4th) and 200 IM (1:49.96, 5th) from the Big Ten Championships all ranked among the top five on the team in 2013-14... posted season-best times in the 100 (47.01) and 200 free (1:40.74) at the Big Ten Triple Duals... had his best time in the 50 free (21.53) in the dual meet win against Miami (Ohio)... won the 200 IM in the dual meet victory vs. Michigan State... took third in the 200 free as Purdue's top finisher in the dual meet at Hawaii... swam the 100 fly at the Indiana Intercollegiates and 400 IM at the Minnesota Grand Prix.

Before Purdue: Ehrman was a four-year All-American for coach Todd Brunty at Saline High School in the Ann Arbor area... two-time Michigan Swimmer of the Year as an upperclassman... six-time All-American as a senior... helped Saline win four straight state titles... won Michigan state titles in the 100 breast and IM... part of a medley relay team that set a national record as a senior... set multiple individual and relay state records each of his upperclassman seasons... earned all-state honors in multiple events in each of his four high school seasons... three-year honor roll student... Top Events (Times): 100 Breast (55.30), 200 Breast (2:02.70), 200 IM (1:47.80) & 400 IM (3:56.20).

Personal: Full name is Joshua K. Ehrman... born in Columbus, Ohio... parents are Jonathan and Janel Ehrman... father swam collegiately at Central Michigan and has a PhD from Ohio State; both parents work in the exercise physiology industry... family also includes younger siblings Jacob, Jared and Johanna... majoring in professional flight/aviation.