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Luke Zehrung
Luke Zehrung

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Osceola, Ind.

High School:
Penn

Height / Weight:
6-4 / 190

Event:
Free/Fly

Birthdate:
01/29/1986



2007-08: Academic All-Big Ten honoree ... earned Coach's Honor Roll recognition ... Big Ten Championships competitor in the 500 free, 200 fly and 400 IM ... posted season-best times in all three events at the Big Ten meet, including 4:28.09 in the 500 free, 1:48.28 in the 200 fly and 3:59.80 in the 400 IM ... his time in the 200 fly was good for a 16th place finish ... won the 200 IM in a dual against Iowa in 1:56.90 ... took three second place showings: the 100 fly versus Miami, the 1000 free against Iowa and the 200 free at the Indiana Intercollegiates.

2006-07: Academic All-Big Ten ... tabbed to Coach's Honor Roll in both spring and fall semester ... Big Ten competitor in the 500 and 1650 free and the 200 fly ... set personal bests of 4:33.20 in the 500 free and 1:50.58 in the 200 fly at Big Ten's ... U.S. Open qualifier in the 200-meter fly and 1500-meter fly ... totaled 26 points at the Indiana Intercollegiates on the strength of two sixth-place showings in the 200 free and 100 fly ... runner-up in the 200 IM vs. Luther College ... scored five points vs. Michigan State with two top-five showings in the 200 fly and IM.

2005-06: Named to Coach's Honor Roll in fall of 2005 ... competed at the Big Ten Championships in the 500 and 1650 free and the 200 fly ... finished 16th in both the prelims and finals of the 200 fly at Big Tens ... finals time was a 1:51.54 and prelim mark was a season best 1:49.91 ... recorded a mark of 15:45.31 in the mile at Big Tens, which was the team's second fastest time of the season.

High School: Graduated with an academic honors diploma from Penn High School in 2005 ... four-year varsity letterwinner ... was part of three sectional championship teams ... team also was state runner-ups in 2005 ... five-time sectional champion, winning titles in the 200 and 500 freestyle and the 100 butterfly ... placed sixth in the 100 fly at 2005 state meet, and was ninth in the 200 free ... NIC first-team selection in the 100 fly and 200 free ... recipient of team's mental attitude award as a senior ... named team MVP for the 2002-03 season.

Personal: Given name is Luke Brandon Zehrung ... born Jan. 29, 1986 son of Dennis and Gena Zehrung ... majoring in computer graphics technology.