Meagan Lim
Meagan Lim

Class:
Sophomore

Hometown:
Singapore

High School:
Methodist Girls

Event:
Butterfly

Birthdate:
03/23/1996



04/22/2014

Season Recap: Boilers Post 5 New Records, Send 10 to NCAAs

Matthews wins 1-meter diving Big Ten title; Mercer claims 3 Swimmer of the Week awards.

03/05/2014

Seven Swimmers to Represent Purdue Women at NCAAs

Sheets earns a berth for the third consecutive season; Marr & Mercer to race individually.

02/25/2014

Thirteen Score for Purdue Women at Big Ten Championships

Hannah Manger, Casey Matthews & Alex Todd set new program records.

02/22/2014

Todd & Manger Post New Purdue Records on Day 2 at Big Tens

Vogel breaks 100 fly record in prelims, Todd lowers the mark again in finals.

02/20/2014

Matthews Wins 1-Meter Diving for Purdue's First Title Since 2009

Divers finish 1-3-4-5 from 1-meter to help Boilers move to sixth in team scoring.

09/11/2014

2014-15 Purdue Team Photos

Purdue Women's Swimming & Diving 2014-15 team photos

02/26/2014

Big Ten Triple Duals

Purdue hosts Big Ten Triple Duals

11/12/2013

Notre Dame @ Purdue

Women's Swimming & Diving photos from 11/1/13 dual meet

11/07/2013

Indiana Intercollegiates Mega Gallery

More photos from the home opening meet.

Purdue Personal Preferences
Favorite Pro Team: Manchester United
Favorite Athlete: Roger Federer
Swimmer She'd Most Like to Race Against: Dana Vollmer
Person She'd Like to Have Dinner With: James Roday
In Her MP3 Player: Daughtry
Last Concert She Attended: Pentatomix
Favorite Actor & Actress: Ryan Reynolds & Jennifer Aniston
Favorite Month: March
Favorite Holiday: Christmas
Favorite Cuisine: Chinese food
Favorite Purdue Building: Materials Science and Electrical Engineering Builing
Favorite Big City: Barcelona, Spain
Unique Travel Locale: United States
Country She'd Most Like to Visit: Republic of the Maldives
Favorite Outdoor Activity: Watching TV on the beach

2013-14: Two-Time Big Ten Freshman of the Week (Jan. 7 & Jan. 14)... Lim competed primarily in the butterfly, backstroke and IM events... season-best times in the 100 (53.77, 3rd) and 200 fly (1:59.52, 2nd), 200 back (2:04.14, 4th) and 200 IM (2:03.15, 4th) all ranked among the top five on the team in 2013-14... established a new Purdue freshman record in the 100 fly at the Boiler-Make-It NCAA Last Chance meet, moving into third place in program history... also ranks sixth in program history in the 200 fly and 10th in the 200 IM... won Big Ten Freshman of the Week honors in consecutive weeks after winning the 200 IM and swimming on the victorious 200 medley relay team at Hawaii, followed by three event wins in the butterfly as Purdue swept the Michigan-Michigan State duals... posted eight individual event victories throughout the season... runner-up in the C final of the 100 fly at the Big Ten Championships, where she posted her season-best time in the 200 IM as Purdue's top finisher in the event... top times in the butterfly events both came at the Boiler-Make-It... season-best in the 200 back was in the dual meet victory vs. Notre Dame... accounted for six team points at the Ohio State Invitational by placing third in the B final of both butterfly events... won the 100 fly at the first four meets of the season... competed in the 100 back in the dual meet win at Miami (Ohio) and the 400 IM at the Big Ten Triple Duals.

Before Purdue: Four-year letter-winner for coach David Um... two-time Methodist Girls School Outstanding Sports Girl of the Year as an upperclassman... four-time sports scholar... excelled in the 100 and 200 fly.

Personal: Full name is Meagan Shen-Hui Lim... parents are Colin Lim Fang Kiat & Wendy Lim Shuck Yeu... family also includes sisters Nicole and Freida... father is a doctor in Singapore and sister Nicole attends college in Australia... majoring in engineering.