|Hometown:||Bloemfontein, South Africa|
|High School:||Grey College|
|Previous College:||Indian River C.C.|
2003-04 - Junior Season
Horizon League Champion in the 500 freestyle (4:32.97)...competed mostly in the 200 and 500 freestyle, as well as butterfly events...500 free time was also a league season-best...set the school record in the 200 fly (1:49.14)...also set top ten times in the 100 fly (5th - 49.66) and the 200 free (6th - 1:41.30)...had the team's season-best times in the 100 and 200 fly and 500 free, as well as the second-best time in the 200 free...won 10 of the 24 events he swam...member of the Horizon League Champion 800 free relay team, as well as the Horizon League record-setting 400 medley relay team.
2001-02 - Indian River Community College
Swam two years for the community college located in Fort Pearce, Fla....was the team captain for Indian River's 29th National Title...was the 2001 National Junior College champion in the 100 and 200 fly...was also a member of the South African National Team in 2001.
Participated in swimming at Grey College.....finalist in the 200 fly in Barcelona and 100 fly in Monte Carlo during the 2001 Mare Nostrum Swimming Championships.
Given name is Luke Frans Wilkens...son of Jan and Margaret Wilkens...born March 3, 1980...communications major with a minor in marketing.