Luke Bushman  
Luke Bushman

Class:
Graduated

Hometown:
Green Bay, Wis.

High School:
Aquinas Academy

Last College:
Penn State

Position:
Middle Distance Free


2013-14 Senior Season:Co-Captain • At the 2013 Arena Grand Prix, Luke finished sixth in the 400 IM, ninth in the 200 fly and third in the 400 medley relay (11/14-11/16) •100 back took sixth, first in the 200 back and first in the 400 IM vs. Iowa (11/1) • Took first in 200 IM, second in the 200 back and fifth in 400 IM against Wisconsin (10/18-10/19) • 200 fly time took fourth and 200 medley relay team placed third in the dual meet against Arizona State (10/5).

2012-13 Junior Season: Letter winner • contributed 54 total points to the team in season duals • had 7.5 points in the Big Ten Championships 400 medley relay team had a first-place finish against North Dakota (1/25) • as a member of the 200 medley relay team, he took first against Hawaii, individually he won the 100 back, 200 back, and 200 IM (1/12) • placed first overall in the 400 IM and fifth in the 200 fly, he also took fourth overall in the 200 back at the 2012 Grand Prix (11/9-11/12).

2009-10 • Penn State: Captured eight individual wins during inaugural campaign, winning five in the 200 butterfly, two in the 400 IM and one in the 1,000 freestyle • qualified for the B Finals of the Big Ten Championships in the 200 butterfly with a time of 1:48.22, finishing 13th with an NCAA B time of 1:47.80 in the finals • member of school-record 800 freestyle relay (6:28.11) that finished fifth at Big Tens • won the 200 butterfly against St. Bonaventure, Buffalo, West Virginia, Virginia and Pittsburgh/Maryland • posted wins at Pittsburgh/Maryland and vs. West Virginia in the 400 IM • swam season-best time of 3:58.18 at Big Tens in the 400 IM • posted a 4:31.10 mark in the 500 freestyle at Big Tens, a season best time • won the 1,000 freestyle at St. Bonaventure in only appearance in the event.

High School: Three-time Wisconsin Male Senior Swimmer of the Year • two-time USA Academic All-American • six-time Y-National Champion (200 fly, 200 back, 400 IM, 1,000 free, )• twenty-two-time Wisconsin USA Swimming champion • two-time Lowell Jorgenson Award recipient for YMCA squad • Wisconsin USA record holder in six events.

Personal: Born October 25, 1990 in Duluth, Minn. to Douglas and JoAnn Bushman • has siblings Chara, Alicia, Tom, John and Theresa • majoring in psychology.

Bushman Top Times:

200 Free • 1:43.96 • 2/8/13


200 Back • 1:48.71 • 2013 B1G Championships


200 Fly • 1:46.94 • 2013 Arena Grand Prix

200 IM • 1:50.61 • 2013 B1G Championships


400 IM • 3:49.90 • 2013 Arena Grand Prix