Emily Bretscher
Emily  Bretscher


Knoxville, Tenn.

High School:
L&N Stem Academy




Records, Event Wins to Finish Invite

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


Career Bests Highlight Day 2 of Invite

Pellini and Young score in a pair of individual events; Meixner wins on 1-meter


Records Fall on Day 1 of Purdue Invite

Cifelli and Loschiavo finish 1-2 in 1-meter diving; Hakan moves into top 10 in 500 free

• Major: Industrial Management
• Full name is Emily Louise Bretscher
• Born in Hartford, Connecticut
• Parents are Nathan and Debbie Bretscher
• Family also includes siblings James, Paul, Laura and Matthew
• Mother was a diver and her father a swimmer at Ohio State
• Brother James is a swimmer at NC State and her brother Paul is a competitive trampolinist
• Uncle Jim McMillan is a Purdue alumnus
• Club Team: Tennessee Diving
• Club Coach: Michael Wright

Purdue Personal Preferences
Favorite Pro Team: Chicago Bears
Favorite Aquatic Center (Other Than Purdue): University of Tennessee
Most Exciting Events to Watch at a College Meet: Relays and Tower
Favorite Marquee Event: Olympics
In Her MP3 Player: United Pursuit
Last Concert She Attended: Need to Breathe
Last Book She Read: Crazy Love
Favorite Multimedia App: Spotify
Favorite Movie to Watch on Team Bus: Miracle
Favorite Super-Heroes: Marvel
Show She Can't Stop Watching: Friends
Favorite Month: December
Favorite Holiday: Christmas
Favorite Cuisine: Mexican
Favorite Dessert: Ice Cream
Favorite Outdoor Activity: Water Skiing
Another Sport She Enjoys Playing: Volleyball
Favorite Purdue Building: Wilmeth Active Learning Center
Favorite Purdue Athletic Venue (Besides Aquatic Center): Mackey
Favorite Big City: Nashville
Unique Travel Locale: Leadville, Colorado
Country She'd Like to Visit: Australia
Favorite Thing About the Morgan J. Burke Aquatic Center: The Diving Well
Best Thing About Being a Boilermaker: The Family Atmosphere
Enjoyed this Professor's Class: Julia Kalish, Business


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