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Daniel Jung
Daniel Jung

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Darien, Ill.

High School:
Hinsdale South

Height / Weight:
6-1 / 150

Event:
Freestyle/Backstroke/Butterfly

Birthdate:
04/20/1990

Experience:
1L



2008-09: Anchored Purdue's school-record 200 freestyle relay, 400 freestyle relay and 200 medley relay...200 freestyle relay finished second in 1:17.91, shattering previous record of 1:19.50 set in 1998, at Big Ten Championships (2/26)...400 freestyle relay finished fourth in 2:54.31, breaking previous record of 2:56.29 set in 2008, at Big Ten Championships (2/28)...200 medley relay clocked 1:26.67 to break previous record of 1:28.20 set in 2002 and finish sixth at Big Ten Championships (2/27)...broke Purdue's freshman record in 50 freestyle, 100 freestyle and 100 backstroke...moved to fifth on school's all-time performance list in 100 freestyle with 44.44 time at Big Ten Championships (2/27)...recorded 50 freestyle time of 20.22 at Big Ten Championships (2/26)...clocked 48.93 in 100 backstroke at Big Ten Championships (2/27)...won 50 freestyle in 21.06 and finished third in 100 freestyle with 46.82 time at Notre Dame (11/8)...also anchored second-place 400 medley relay...finished second in 100 backstroke with 52.29 time at Indiana Intercollegiates (10/18)...also led off second-place 200 freestyle relay...also anchored second-place 400 medley relay anchored third-place 200 medley relay and finished fourth in 100 backstroke with 51.56 time at Northwestern (11/7)...led off victorious 200 freestyle relay, finished fourth in 200 butterfly with 1:57.05 time and anchored 400 medley relay that touched wall in 3:27.96 at Purdue Challenge (11/14)...also led off second-place 200 medley relay, finished fourth in 100 butterfly with 51.21 time and swam second leg on 400 freestyle relay that stopped clock in 3:02.32 (11/15)...anchored sixth-place 200 freestyle relay, led off 10th-place 400 medley relay and finished 24th in 50 freestyle with 21.33 time at Art Adamson Invitational (11/21)...also swam second leg on 10th-place 800 freestyle relay, led off 14th-place 200 medley relay, finished 15th in 100 backstroke with 52.29 clocking and 23rd in 100 butterfly with 51.54 time (11/22) and swam second leg on eighth-place 400 freestyle relay (11/23)...anchored victorious 200 medley relay and second-place 200 freestyle relay in triple dual at Florida Atlantic (1/10)...also finished second in 100 freestyle with 46.77 time...anchored second-place 400 medley relay and finished fifth in 100 freestyle with then-season-best time of 45.64 and anchored sixth-place 200 freestyle relay in Big Ten Duals at Minnesota (1/30)...also anchored second-place 200 medley relay and runner-up 400 freestyle relay and finished seventh in 50 freestyle with 21.06 time (1/31)...led off fourth-place 400 medley relay and anchored second-place 400 freestyle relay vs. Indiana (2/7)...also finished fifth with then-personal-best time of 20.62 in 50 freestyle and seventh in 100 freestyle with 45.76 time

High School: Graduated from Hinsdale South High School in 2008 ... named an All-American for three consecutive years ... participated in both swimming and water polo all four years ... captain of both teams senior year ... eight-time state champion ... two-time Junior National medalist.

Personal: Given name is Daniel F. Jung ... born April 20, 1990 ... son of Daniel T. Jung ... has two older sisters, Joyce and Mary ... intends to major in computer science.