Purdue Personal Preferences Favorite Athlete: Brendan Hansen
In His MP3 Player: Taylor Swift
Favorite Author: Tom Clancy
Favorite Actor, Actress & Director: Will Ferrell, Jennifer Anniston & Dennis Dugan
Favorite Month: July
Favorite Holiday: Christmas
Favorite Food: Pepperoni Pizza
Favorite Purdue Building: Armstrong Hall
Favorite Big City: Philadelphia
Unique Travel Locale: Switzerland
Country He'd Most Like to Visit: Austrailia
Favorite Outdoor Activity: Soccer
Another Sport He Enjoys Playing: Water Polo
Enjoyed this Professor's Class: Dr. Gabrielov, Math
Furry Friend: Sneakers, Cat
Other Hobbies/Interests: Triathlons
2013-14: Stockett competed primarily in the breaststroke and IM events... season-best time in the 200 breast (2:03.36) from the Michigan First Chance meet ranked as the fifth fastest on the team in 2013-14... also posted season-best times in the 200 (1:54.18) and 400 IM (4:05.43) at the Michigan First Chance... season-best time in the 100 breast (58.33) was at the Minnesota Grand Prix, where he also competed in six events total - both backstroke, breaststroke and IM races... won heat 2 of the 100 back at the season-opening Indiana Intercollegiates... 58.46 in the 100 breast at the Michigan First Chance... 53.24 in the 100 back and 1:58.59 in the 200 IM at the Minnesota Grand Prix... competed in the 500 free and 200 IM in the dual meet victory at Hawaii.
Before Purdue: Stockett was a four-year letter-winner in swimming and water polo for coaches Jay Schiller, Bruce Bronsdon and Paul Hornsleth at Malvern Prep in suburban Philadelphia... three-time runner-up in the 200 IM at the Inter-Academic championship meet as an upperclassman ... All-American honors as a senior... two-time Scholastic All-American... sportsmanship award winner in both swimming and water polo... helped his swim team win the 2013 Inter-Ac championship... Malvern was the also the runner-up at the National Catholic Swim Championships and Eastern Interscholastic Swim Championships... two-time team captain... All-Inter-Ac and All-Chester County standout... Al McKee Spirit Award... four-year first honors student... Saint Augustine Christian Service Award winner as a senior.
Personal: Full name is Paul Wesley Stockett... born in Media, Pa.... parents are Robert and Patricia Stockett... family also includes younger sister Sally... majoring in aeronautical engineering.