Breanna Robinson
Breanna  Robinson

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
North Webster, Ind.

High School:
Wawasee

Event:
Backstroke/Butterfly

Birthdate:
07/26/1996

11/19/2017

Records, Event Wins to Finish Invite

Amaltdinov, Loschiavo win their premier events; Meitz, Kitchel break records

11/02/2017

Iowa Up Next for Final Dual of the Fall

Boilermakers continue to train with eyes on three-day Purdue Invitational (Nov. 16-18)

04/12/2017

Purdue Finishes in Top 25 Again at NCAAs

Four Boilermakers earn All-America honors, Purdue hosts Big Tens again

03/22/2017

59 Boilers Tabbed Academic All-B1G

Purdue honored members of its basketball, swimming and diving and wrestling programs

02/14/2017

Women Ready to Host B1G Championships

Boilermakers set 15 new records when they last hosted in 2010

2016-17 / AS A SOPHOMORE
Academic All-Big Ten
• Competed primarily in the 100 butterfly and 200 backstroke
• Raced in six different individual events over the course of the season
• Posted season-best times in the 100 (54.91) and 200 back (1:59.65) as well as the 100 fly (55.03) at Virginia Tech's H2Okie Fall Invitational
• Now ninth place in program history in the 200 back after recording career-best time
• Continues to rank fifth in the 100 back (54.71) and ninth in the 100 fly (54.32)
• Competed in her three primary events at the Big Ten Championships
• Accounted for 35 team points at Va Tech, qualifying for the A final of the 100 fly and 100 back and winning the B final of the 200 back
• Victorious in the 100 fly and contributed to both relay winners in the season-opening dual meet vs. Miami (Ohio)
• Part of Purdue's top relay teams in three events at Va Tech
• Posted a season best in the 200 free (1:52.40) and a strong time in the 200 back (2:00.72) at Notre Dame

2015-16 / AS A FRESHMAN
• Competed in the 50 free, 100 fly and backstroke events
• Posted season-best times in the 50 free (23.44, 2nd), 100 back (54.71, 2nd) and 100 fly (54.32, 3rd) at the Big Ten Championships, ranking among the top three on the team in all three events in 2015-16
• Had her season-best time in the 200 back (2:00.13) at the Purdue Invitational
• Among Purdue's all-time leaders, ranks fourth in the 100 back, eighth in the 100 fly and 10th in the 200 back
• Contributed to a team-high nine relay winners, swimming on the 200 free and 200 medley relays at Big Tens
• Accounted for 15 team points at big Tens, winning the C final of the 100 fly and taking third in the C final of the 100 back
• Accounted for 27 team points at the Purdue Invitational, winning the B final of the 100 back and finishing as the runner-up in the B final of the 200 back
• Also qualified for the A final of the 50 free and helped the Boilermakers win the 400 free and 400 medley relays at Big Tens
• Helped Purdue sweep the relays in the triple dual vs. Notre Dame and Ohio State
• Won the 50 free and 100 fly at the Indiana Intercollegiates
• Victorious in the 100 back in dual meet wins vs. Iowa and Miami (Ohio)

HIGH SCHOOL
• Four-year letterwinner for coach Julie Robinson at Wawasee High School in Syracuse, Indiana
• Also a three-year standout cross country runner and part of the track team as a freshman
• Four-year Indiana state qualifier and All-American
• State finals runner-up in the 100 back and 100 fly as a junior as well as the 200 free as a freshman
• Finished third in the 100 and 200 free as a sophomore
• Four-year conference and sectional champion
• Posted an Olympic Trials cut time in the 200 back
• Three-time all-conference and regional qualifier in cross country
• Also qualified for the semi-state meet as a sophomore and junior
• WHS academic hall of fame honoree
• Best of show in art

PERSONAL
• Major: Biology
• Full name is Breanna Morgan Robinson
• Born in Warsaw, Indiana
• Parents are Brent and Julie Robinson
• Family also includes siblings Brittany and Brady
• Brittany was part of the swim team at the University of Louisville for two years and now attends IPFW
• Mother ran track at IPFW

Purdue Personal Preferences
Favorite Pro Team: Indianapolis Colts
Favorite Coach: Nathan Adrian
Most Exciting Event to Watch at a College Meet: 400 Free Relay
Favorite Aquatic Center (Other Than Purdue): IUPUI Natatorium
Swimmer She'd Like to Race Against: Natalie Coughlin
Would Like to Have Dinner With: Liam Hemsworth
Unique Skill/Hidden Talent: Drawing
Favorite Marquee Event: Olympics
In Her MP3 Player: The Score
Last Concert She Attended: Fall Out Boy
Last Book She Read: Fearless
Favorite Multimedia App: Netflix
Favorite Social Media Platform: Instagram
Favorite Actor & Actress: Robert Downey Jr. & Amy Poehler
Favorite Author: J.K. Rowling
Favorite Movie to Watch on Team Bus: Pitch Perfect
Favorite TV Show: Big Bang Theory
Favorite Super-Hero: Iron Man
Favorite Month: July
Favorite Holiday: Independence Day
Favorite Food: Steak
Favorite Dessert: Cheesecake
Favorite Purdue Building: WALC
Favorite Big City: Chicago
Unique Travel Locale: St Vincent
Country She'd Like to Visit: Ireland
Favorite Outdoor Activities: Water Skiing
Most Memorable Moment at Purdue: Megan Lim Swim off
Another Sport She Enjoys Playing: Soccer
Best Thing About Being a Boilermaker: Everything
Enjoyed this Professor's Class: David Bridges, Biology
Favorite Thing About the Boilermaker Aquatic Center: Hot Tub
Furry Friend: Zoe, Boxer

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