Francesca Ferrante
Francesca Ferrante

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Glen Cove, N.Y.

High School:
Glen Cove

Height:
5-6

Position:
Back/IM


02/26/2012

Swimming & Diving Sweep America East Championships

The Terriers sweep the conference title for the first time since 1994

02/26/2012

Swimming & Diving Sweep America East Championships

The Terriers sweep the conference title for the first time since 1994

02/24/2012

Terriers in First Place After Day Two of AE Swimming & Diving Championship

The Terriers broke three school records during the second day of competition

02/04/2012

Women's Swimming & Diving Earns 192-102 victory at BC

BU won 13 of the 16 events

01/26/2012

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BU All-Access Interview - January 26, 2012

AS A SENIOR IN 2011-12: Placed fifth in the 200 backstroke (2:03.07), ninth in the 100 backstroke (57.68) and was a member of the fifth place 200 freestyle relay team at the America East Championship ... Claimed the 200 IM in 2:12.91 against Binghamton while also swimming a leg on the winning 400 medley relay team ... Won the 100 backstroke at New Hampshire with a time of 58.94 ... Member of the winning 200 medley relay team at Boston College.

AS A JUNIOR IN 2010-11: Swam in ten events throughout the year ... Placed second in the 50 backstroke (28.73) in a meet against Bryant/Maine ... Came in third in two events against UMass, the 200 medley relay (1:50.68) and the 100 backstroke (1:02.29).

AS A SOPHOMORE IN 2009-10: Once again, swam in three events at the 2010 AE Championships, finishing in the top 10 in two events - the 100 and 200 backstrokes ... Set personal bests along the way, finishing sixth in the 200 back with a time of 2:06.29 and eighth in the 100 back with a time of 58.55.

AS A FRESHMAN IN 2008-09: Competed in three events in the 2009 America East Championships, setting personal records in the 100 backstroke (7th, 58.71), and the 200 individual medley (15th, 2:11.67), respectively.

BEFORE BOSTON UNIVERSITY: As a senior at Glen Cove High School, swam in the New York State High School Championship and received the Section 9 Swimming and Diving Good Sportsmanship Award as well as a nomination for the Glen Cove High School Superintendant honor ... Two-time all-county honoree ... As a freshman, was the Eastern Zone champion in the 100 back, 200-free relay and 400-free relay ... Academically, was a Scholastic All-American freshman through junior year ... Member of the National Honor Society.

PERSONAL: Born on Feb. 21, 1990, in Glen Cove, N.Y. ... Daughter of Francis and Gigi Ferrante ... Has two siblings, Maya and Paloma ... Enrolled in the College of Arts and Sciences.

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