Danielle Romain
Danielle Romain

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Maywood, N.J.

High School:
Immaculate Heart Academy

Event:
Freestyle/Backstroke

Birthdate:
04/18/1993



Purdue Personal Preferences
Favorite Athlete: Ryan Lochte
In Her MP3 Player: Nicki Minaj
Favorite Author: Jodi Picoult
Favorite Actor & Actress: Josh Duhamel & Cameron Diaz
Favorite Month of the Year: April
Favorite Holiday: Christmas
Favorite Food: Fried Pickels
Favorite Purdue Building: Lobby of Wiley Hall
Favorite Big City: New York
Unique Travel Locale: Dominican Republic
Country She'd Most Like to Visit: Australia
Another Sport She Enjoys Playing: Water Polo
Furry Friend: Jangels, Bo & Donnie Marie, Cats

Before Purdue: Four-year All-State honoree at Immaculate Heart Academy in northeast New Jersey... North Jersey Swimmer of the Year as a freshman and senior... helped lead Immaculate Heart to four consecutive state championships... earned All-American honors as a sophomore and senior... posted junior national cut times in the 100 and 200 back as a sophomore and did the same in those events at the senior national level as a junior... senior national qualifier her senior year... four-time High Point winner at New Jersey Junior Olympics... also part of Junior Olympics and Speedo Sectional championship teams with her Cougar Aquatics swim club... won the 100 back at the Speedo Sectional meet.

Personal: Full name is Danielle Mercy Romain... born in Hackensack, N.J.... daughter of Peter and Annie Romain... family also includes older sister Regina, who is a swimmer at New York University... majoring in public health promotion with a career ambition of becoming an athletic trainer.