2015 - Sophomore:
Swam the freestyle and butterfly events during the regular season … named to the SEC Community Service Team.
2014 – Freshman:
Swam for John Boxmeyer at Crimson Tide Aquatics ... part of Arcadia High School's 2012 State Championship winning squad.
Full name: Joseph James Pursley ... son of Dennis and Mary Jo Pursley ... brothers, Steve, Brian and David ... sister, Lisa ... father, Dennis, is Alabama's head coach and a former UA swimmer while his sister Lisa Ebeling is part of the Tide's coaching staff ... consumer sciences major ... born October 21, 1994.
100 butterfly 51.08
200 butterfly 1:56.65