Will Schrensky
Will  Schrensky


Fort Wayne, Ind.

High School:




Kitchel, Young Lead Purdue to Dual Sweep

Amaltdinov, Johnson and Meitz also win multiple individual events in Oxford


Meitz Takes 6th in 800 at Nationals

Rising senior posts career-best time in first of her 4 events at Nationals


Tracking the Boilermakers

News and notes on Purdue Athletics


Boilermakers Excel on the Big Stage

Purdue matches its best-ever finish at the NCAA Championships in the modern era


Amaltdinov, Johnson Win Big Ten Titles

Boilermakers claim conference titles in 200 breaststroke, platform diving

2016-17 / AS A FRESHMAN
CSCAA Honorable Mention Scholar All-America
• Competed primarily in the breaststroke events
• Posted season-best times in the 100 (55.03) and 200 breast (1:58.96) at the IU First Chance meet to earn a spot on the roster for Big Tens
• Moved into 10th place in program history in both breaststroke events
• Qualified for the C final of the 200 breast at Big Tens to account for two team points
• Represented Purdue at the USA Swimming Phillips 66 National Championships in June
• Scored in the B final of the 200 breast at Virginia Tech's H2Okie Fall Invitational
• Won his heat of the 100 breast in the dual meet vs. Indiana and the Indiana Intercollegiates
• Runner-up in the 200 breast as Purdue's top finisher in both breaststroke events at IU

• Four-year varsity letterwinner for coach John Gibson at Carroll High School in Fort Wayne
• Qualified for the 2016 U.S. Olympic Team Trials in the 200 breaststroke
• Seven-time Junior Nationals qualifier
• Three-year state qualifier at Carroll, finishing third in the 100 breast as a junior and fourth as a senior
• Also helped the CHS medley relay teams qualify for the state finals three years in a row
• Part of back-to-back sectional championship teams in 2014 and 2015

• Major: Economics
• Full name is William James Schrensky, Jr.
• Born in Toledo, Ohio
• Parents are Bill and Jovony Schrensky
• Family also includes older siblings Zack, Chris and Nicole
• Sister Nicole is a Purdue alumna
• Father played football and both parents were part of the crew team at Marietta College

Purdue Personal Preferences
Favorite Pro Team: New England Patriots
Favorite Athlete: Julian Edelman
Favorite Aquatic Center (Other Than Purdue): Spire Center
Swimmer He'd Like to Race Against: Anthony Ervin
Most Exciting Event to Watch at a College Meet: 100 IM
Favorite Marquee Event: Super Bowl
Would Like to Have Dinner With: Milo Yiannopoulos
Your Unique Skill or Hidden Talent: Talking really loud
In His MP3 Player: The Wombats
Last Concert He Attended: Twenty One Pilots
Band He'd Love to See Play Purdue: Matt + Kim
Last Book He Read: Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets
Favorite Multimedia App: Group Me
Favorite Actor, Actress, Director: Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Emma Stone, Quentin DuPieux
Favorite Movie to Watch on Team Bus: The Shallows
Favorite Super-Hero: Star-Lord
TV Series He Can't Stop Watching: Rick and Morty
Favorite Month: March
Favorite Holiday: Christmas
Favorite Food: Crab Legs
Favorite Dessert: Crème brûlée
Favorite Outdoor Activity: Hiking
Another Sport He Enjoys Playing: Spikeball
Favorite Purdue Building: Purdue Memorial Union
Favorite Purdue Athletic Venue (Besides Aquatic Center): Ross-Ade Stadium
Favorite Big City: Denver
Unique Travel Locale: Iceland
Country He'd Like to Visit: Bhutan
Most Memorable Moment at Purdue: 2017 Big Ten Championships
Best Thing About Being a Boilermaker: Superior Mascot
Enjoyed this Professor's Class: Aaron Hoffman, Political Science
Furry Friend: Xena, Cat


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