Matt Farago
Matt Farago
Height: 6-1
Year: Jr.
Hometown: New Hartford, N.Y.
High School: New Hartford
Event(s): Free

Prior to Geneseo: Swam for the Clinton Cudas under coach Andre Paradis … multiple individual and relay winner section III class B championships.

Personal: Matthew Kalman Farago was born in New York N.Y., and raised in New Hartford N.Y. … parents are Larry and Eszter Farago … has a younger sister, Nicolette … majors in business administration … grandmother Chris Schell is a Geneseo alum … AP scholar award 2015 and 2016 … enjoys BMX, mountain biking, running, and playing ultimate Frisbee and video games … best advice he’s received is ‘always stay humble’ …lists his dad and coach Andre as having the most influence on his swim career … started swimming his freshmen year of high school … Liverpool FBC is his favorite sports team and Hosszu Katinka is his favorite athlete.

2018-19 Top Marks

50 Freestyle SCY 24.20 Nazareth vs Geneseo 11/17/2018
500 Freestyle SCY 4:50.17 8th Annual Ithaca College Bomb 11/30/2018
1000 Freestyle SCY 10:33.14 Canisius vs Geneseo 10/27/2018
1650 Freestyle SCY 17:06.66 8th Annual Ithaca College Bomb 12/2/2018
100 Backstroke SCY 56.03 8th Annual Ithaca College Bomb 12/1/2018
200 Backstroke SCY 2:07.93 Cortland vs Geneseo 11/10/2018
100 Butterfly SCY 59.24 Cortland vs Geneseo 11/10/2018
400 Individual Medley SCY 4:22.92 8th Annual Ithaca College Bomb 12/1/2018

2016-17 Top Marks

50 Freestyle SCY 23.90 Ithaca vs Hartwick vs Geneseo 11/20/2016
200 Freestyle SCY 1:50.69 6th Annual Ithaca College Bomb 12/3/2016
500 Freestyle SCY 5:02.77 6th Annual Ithaca College Bomb 12/2/2016
1000 Freestyle SCY 10:39.03 Ithaca vs Hartwick vs Geneseo 11/20/2016
1650 Freestyle SCY 17:36.54 6th Annual Ithaca College Bomb 12/4/2016
100 Backstroke SCY 59.47 6th Annual Ithaca College Bomb 12/3/2016
100 Butterfly SCY 57.44 Fredonia @ Geneseo 11/5/2016