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Ted Curtiss
Ted Curtiss

Class:
Freshman

Hometown:
Brentwood, Tenn.

High School:
Ravenwood

Event:
Backstroke

Birthdate:
01/06/1995



02/22/2014

Purdue Results at Michigan First Chance Meet

Curtiss (100 back) & Quinlan (100 breast) post Boilers' top finishes on day one.

02/20/2014

Eight Boilers to Represent Purdue Men at Michigan First Chance

Purdue's top performer this weekend to earn final spot on travel roster for Big Tens.

11/22/2013

Purdue Demonstrates Versatility in Dual Meet Win vs. Miami

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

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: Aaron Peirsol
In His MP3 Player: Taylor Swift
Last Concert He Attended: Lynyrd Skynyrd
Favorite Author: Ernest Hemmingway
Favorite Actor & Actress: Morgan Freeman, Mila Kunis & J. J. Abrams
Favorite Month: January
Favorite Holiday: Christmas
Favorite Food: Pizza
Favorite Purdue Building: Armstrong Hall
Favorite Big City: Atlanta
Unique Travel Locale: Costa Rica
Country He'd Most Like to Visit: Spain
Favorite Outdoor Activity: Frisbee
Another Sport He Enjoys Playing: Ultimate Frisbee
Furry Friend: Lucky, Dog
Other Hobbies/Interests: Playing Trumpet

Before Purdue: Curtiss was a four-year letter-winner for coach John Morse at Ravenwood High School in suburban Nashville... part of a state champion 200 medley relay team as a senior, earning All-American acclaim... helped Ravenwood finish as the state runner-up as a senior captain... two-time Scholastic All-American had a 4.0 GPA in multiple years and graduated among the top five percent of his class... top times of 50.76 in the 100 back and 1:53.28 in the 200 back as a senior... Purdue Merit Scholar.

Personal: Full name is Theodore R. Curtiss... born in St. Louis... parents are Charles and Angela Curtiss... family also includes older sister Rachel, who swims at Middlebury College... majoring in materials science and engineering.