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Josh Ehrman
Josh Ehrman

Class:
Sophomore

Hometown:
Ypsilanti, Mich.

High School:
Saline

Event:
Freestyle/Breaststroke/IM

Birthdate:
03/05/1995



11/22/2014

Boilermakers Wrap Up Their Races at Minnesota Grand Prix

Blanco qualifies for four A finals in Minneapolis for the second year in a row.

11/21/2014

Purdue Strong in 100 Breast & 400 IM on Day One at Minnesota

Dias finishes third behind two Olympians in A final of 100 breaststroke.

11/19/2014

Boilers Close Out the Fall with Return to Minnesota Grand Prix

Purdue to compete against the Gophers & other notable members of USA Swimming community.

11/06/2014

Purdue to Host New Opponent WKU for Final Dual of Fall

Boilermakers have not competed against Western Kentucky since 1980s at Saluki Invite.

11/01/2014

Purdue Sweeps Co-Ed Dual Meet at Notre Dame

Men defeat Irish for 7th time in last 8 years, women extend win streak vs UND to six.

11/13/2014

Purdue Men Host WKU Mega Gallery

Purdue Men host WKU

11/11/2014

2014 Indiana Intercollegiates Mega Gallery

Purdue men and women host the Indiana Intercollegiates at the Boilermaker Aquatic Center

11/11/2014

Miami/Intrasquad Meet

Season opening action for Purdue men and women

11/09/2014

Purdue Swim vs. WKU

Purdue Swim vs. WKU

02/24/2014

Big Ten Triple Duals

Big Ten Triple Duals at the Boilermaker Aquatic Center

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.