|Hometown:||Wading River, NY|
|High School:||Shoreham Wading River|
Before USMMA: Purdy earned varsity letters in cross coutry, track & field, as well as lacrosse and swmming at SWR High School. He served as the team captain for the cross country and track teams. He earned all-county accolades in cross country.
Parents: Cynthia & Tim
Siblings: Dana, Kristen