WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. (WLFI) — Four Olympians from Purdue University are being honored at their alma mater.
On Friday, Purdue trustees approved resolutions for Boilers who earned medals for the U.S. in the Rio Olympics.
Rowing Team member Amanda Elmore, divers David Boudia and Steele Johnson, and diving coach Adam Soldati were all recognized for their accomplishments.
The athletes will also be honored Saturday during the first quarter of Purdue’s homecoming football game against Iowa.
Prior to noon kickoff, Elmore and Johnson are scheduled to appear from 10:30-11:30 a.m. during a pregame event at Weist Plaza between Mackey Arena and Holloway Gymnasium. The event is free and open to the public.