Kirsty Ferrell Athlete Profile

Kirsty Ferrell

Kirsty Ferrell
Positions: Freestyle, Butterfly Height: 5-10 Roster Years: 2006-2009 | 2008-2010 Hometown: Glendora, CA Last School: Glendora High School

Personal

Parents are Douglas and Nancy ... majoring in civil engineering ... enjoys wakeboarding and surfing ... sister Monica and brother John both swam for BYU ... brother Jeff currently swims for BYU.

Before BYU

Lettered varsity four years ... top 13 in the nation for the 50 and 100 free ... holds five high school and four Sierra League records ... 2006 Sierra League Outstanding Female Athlete of the Year ... four-time Sierra League MVP ... San Gabriel Tribune All-Valley Swimmer of the Year ... Glendora High Schools Female Athlete of the Year ... academic All-American.




2006-2007 | Freshman Year

All-MWC honors for four events ... at the MWCC she swam on the first-place 400 free relay (3:22.47), took fifth in 50 free (23.46), sixth in the 100 free (51.35), 10th in the 100 fly (56.99) and swam on the third-place 200 free relay team (1:36.08) ... placed first in the 50 free (24.27), second in 100 free (53.30), third in 100 fly (59.33) and swam on the first-place 400 free relay team (3:30.39) vs. CSU won the 50 free vs. Wyoming (24.18) and Air Force (24.07) first-place 400 free relay finish vs. UNLV (3:27.90) won 500 free vs. SDSU (5:07.44) at the Speedo Cup she swam on the first-place 400 free relay team (3:29.24) and second-place 200 free relay team (1:36.58), placed fifth in the 100 free (52.87), 12th in the 50 free (24.49) and 13th in the 100 fly (58.51).

2007-2008 | Sophomore Year

Competed in every meet during the season ... finished in fifth place at the Mountain West Conference Championships in the 100 fly with a time of 55.23 ... earned a sixth-place finish at the MWCC in both the 50 (23.22) and 100 (50.81) free ... recorded the second-best time for the BYU squad in both the 50 free and the 100 fly ... named to the All-MWC Team in the 50 free, 100 free and 100 fly ... had three personal-best times in the 50 free, 100 free and 100 fly while competing at the MWCC ... 1:56.93 was her season best in the 200 free at the Nike Cup.

2008-2009 | Junior Year

Tallied nine first-place finishes on the season ... competed in all nine dual meets for the Cougars ... named to the All-Mountain West Conference team for her performance in the 50 free, 100 free, 100 fly, 200 medley relay, 400 medley relay, 200 free relay and 400 free relay at MWC Championships ... swam on the first-place 200 medley relay at MWCC with a time of 1:41.22, one-hundredth of a second off of the all-time BYU record ... finished second in the 50 free at MWCC with a time of 22.70 ... led off the first-place 200 free relay team at MWCC, breaking both the MWC and BYU all-time records in the event with a time of 1:31.19 ... finished fourth in the 100 fly at MWCC with a time of 54.07, ranking second for BYU all-time in the event ... swam on the first-place 400 medley relay team at MWCC that broke both the MWC and BYU all-time records with a time of 3:40.63, dropping eight seconds on the season ... finished fifth in the 100 free at the MWCC with a final time of 50.39, also tallying a 50.29 preliminary and personal best time ... swam on the first-place MWCC 400 free relay team ... tallied a first-place finish against Air Force in the 50 free with a time of 23.76 ... finished second in the 100 free against CSU with a time of 52.57 ... led off the winning 400 free relay team at the Nike Cup, posting a time of 3:24.39 ... finished fourth in the 100 fly at the Nike Cup with a time of 56.54, also finishing fifth in the 100 free with a time of 51.02 ... swam on the winning 200 free relay at the Nike Cup with a time of 1:33.62 ... placed fourth in the 50 free at the Nike Cup with a time of 23.69 ... came in a close second at the Anteater Shootout in the 50 free with a time of 24.11 ... won the 100 fly with a time of 57.11 at the New Mexico/NAU meet ... finished first in the 100 fly at the Blue and White Meet to kickoff the season with a time of 57.95.

2009-2010 | Senior Year

Competed in all 12 meets for the Cougars ... placed second in the 100 fly at the Mountain West Conference Championships with a time of 55.21, the fourth-best time in BYU history, tied with teammate Rachel Grant ... placed third in the 100 free at MWCC with a time of 50.19, second in all-time BYU history ... helped the 200 free relay, 400 free relay, 200 medley relay and 400 medley relay earn new all-time BYU records ... ranked third on the team in the 50 free with a time of 23.19, ranking her fourth in BYU all-time history ... earned All-MWC for her performance in the 100 free and 100 fly at the MWCC ... received the MWC Academic All-Conference award ... ranked third in the conference overall for the 100 free (50.19) and the 100 fly (55.21).