Q & A: Kirsty Ferrell | The Official Site of BYU Athletics

Q & A: Kirsty Ferrell

Freshman Kirsty Ferrell is one of the fastes swimmers in the MWC this season (Photo by Mark Philbrick/BYU Photo)

Kirsty Ferrell

Toughest class you've taken at BYU?

American Heritage thus far

If you could play any other sport at BYU, what and why?

Softball because I love the sport so much

Favorite Restaurant in Provo:

Cafe Rio

What's your most extreme dream/goal?

Winning a Conference Title or Making it to NCAA

What is your biggest accomplishment in life so far?

Placing Top 13 in the nation for the 50 free in high school and also being able to swim at BYU!

How'd you get started in swimming?

My mom decided to put my 3 older siblings on the team and said if they were all going to do it so was I. I didn't have much of a choice.

What do you do in your free time?

Love to go surfing, wakeboarding, and hanging out with my friends and family at the lake, beach or anywhere else.

Nickname:

Noonie

One place you'd like to visit:

Costa Rica or Australia

Who has had the greatest influence on your swimming career?

My parents, older sister and brothers, my boyfriend, and my high school coaches Janet and Cary Pollard

Favorite movie:

Cars

Toughest part of swimming:

Always having morning work out and getting frozen hair while running to class.

Favorite Coach's Quote:

"JUST RACE 'EM GIRLS!"

Jack Bauer or Cosmo?

Neither its all about Michael Scofield in Prision Break!, but I'd really like to see that fight!

Tags: Feature