Matt Farago
Matt Farago
Height: 6-1
Year: So.
Hometown: New Hartford, N.Y.
High School: New Hartford
Event(s): Free

Prior to Geneseo: swam for the Clinton Cudas under coach Andre Paradis … multiple individual and relay winner section III class B championships.

Matthew Kalman Farago was born in New York N.Y., and raised in New Hartford N.Y. … parents are Larry and Eszter Farago … has a younger sister Niki … majors in Biology … Grandmother Chris Schell is a Geneseo alum … swam with current teammate Erik Buckingham in high school … AP scholar award 2015 and 2016 … enjoys BMX, mountain biking, running, ultimate Frisbee and video games … best advice he’s received is ‘always stay humble’ …lists his dad and coach Andre as having the most influence on his swim career … started swimming his freshmen year of high school … Liverpool FBC is his favorite sports team and Hosszu Katinka is his favorite athlete.

2017-18 Top Marks

50 Freestyle SCY 23.56 University of Rochester v SUNY 1/27/2018
200 Freestyle SCY 1:51.13 7th Annual Ithaca College Bomb 12/2/2017
500 Freestyle SCY 4:59.32 7th Annual Ithaca College Bomb 12/1/2017
1000 Freestyle SCY 10:49.45 Canisius vs Geneseo 10/28/2017
1650 Freestyle SCY 17:49.52 7th Annual Ithaca College Bomb 12/3/2017
100 Backstroke SCY 58.84 7th Annual Ithaca College Bomb 12/2/2017
200 Backstroke SCY 2:12.17 2018 Geneseo Invitational 2/3/2018
100 Butterfly SCY 57.56 2018 Geneseo Invitational 2/3/2018

2016-17 Top Marks

50 Freestyle SCY 23.90 Ithaca vs Hartwick vs Geneseo 11/20/2016
200 Freestyle SCY 1:50.69 6th Annual Ithaca College Bomb 12/3/2016
500 Freestyle SCY 5:02.77 6th Annual Ithaca College Bomb 12/2/2016
1000 Freestyle SCY 10:39.03 Ithaca vs Hartwick vs Geneseo 11/20/2016
1650 Freestyle SCY 17:36.54 6th Annual Ithaca College Bomb 12/4/2016
100 Backstroke SCY 59.47 6th Annual Ithaca College Bomb 12/3/2016
100 Butterfly SCY 57.44 Fredonia @ Geneseo 11/5/2016