John Ferrell
Backstroke Distance 0
Last School
Glendora High School
Roster Years
2002-2003 | 2005-2008


Parents Doug and Nancy -- attended Glendora High School ... served LDS mission from 2003-05.

Before BYU

League MVP two years in a row -- team captain two years -- All-American honorable mention in 100-yard backstroke and 200-yard freestyle -- placed first in the 100-yard backstroke at CIF division II southern section finals

BYU Hall of Fame

Freshman Year 2002-2003

Recorded five top-three finishes on the season ... Placed third in the 1,000 free against Utah and Air Force ... Took second against Utah the second time the teams met

Sophmore Year 2005-2006

Finished 15th in the 500 free at the Mountain West Conference Championships with a season-high time of 4:36.09 achieved during prelims ... finished higher than any other Cougar in the 100 back at MWC Championships placing seventh with a final time of 50.75, a season high ... led off the second-place 400 medley relay team at MWC Championships with a time of 3:17.94 ... finished higher than any other Cougar in the 200 back at MWC Championships placing 10th with a final time of 1:49.02 ... earned first-team All-MWC honors for his performance in the 400 medley relay at MWC Championships.

Junior Year 2006-2007

Senior Year 2007-2008

Held top times for BYU during the 07-08 season including fifth in the 500 free with a time of 4:37.04, third in the 100 backstroke with a time of 50.44 and second in the 200 backstroke with a time of 1:49.55, all which he achieved at the the Mountain West Conference Championships.

Graduate Year

Redshirt Year

Medical Redshirt Year