Getting to Know: Jeff Ferrell

Senior Jeff Ferrell (Photo by Mark Philbrick/BYU Photo)

Getting to Know Swimmer Jeff Ferrell

One word that describes you? Legit

How old were you when you first started swimming? Eight

What has been the highlight of your athletic career? Mountain West Conference Championships 2009

What is your favorite pool to swim in besides the RB? Belmont Plaza, Long Beach, Calif.

If you could change anything about swimming, what would you change? The early practices

Who is your favorite athlete and why? Dougie Broadbent because he’s little

Who is the most famous person you have met? Tim Powers

What is something that most people don’t know about you? I have a nickname of “Pumpkin Head.”

If you could have dinner with any three people (living or dead), who would you invite? My wife sarah, Jack Baur and Chuck Norris (then make them fight)

What is your favorite city to visit? Anywhere along the coast in Orange County

Who is the first person you call after a meet? My Wife

What is your favorite holiday and why? Christmas because of the long break, the presents, and most importantly the meaning of it.

What is your favorite color? Blue

Favorite television show? 24

What would you like to be when you grow up? An engineer/businessman

What are you listening to on your iPod right now? Jack’s Mannequin

Favorite thing about BYU in general? The spirit that is present around campus.

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