Cady Farlow
Cady  Farlow


Berne, Ind.

High School:
South Adams




Swim-Dive Set to Open Home Schedules

Boilermakers host accomplished South Carolina for co-ed dual Thursday


Kitchel, Young Lead Purdue to Dual Sweep

Amaltdinov, Johnson and Meitz also win multiple individual events in Oxford


Boilermakers Back In Action

Student-athletes, coaches, administrators kick off school year


Meitz Shines Again, Finishes 4th in 400

Versatile freestyler eclipses her own Purdue LCM record in 400


Meitz Takes 6th in 800 at Nationals

Rising senior posts career-best time in first of her 4 events at Nationals

2016-17 / AS A SOPHOMORE
Academic All-Big Ten
• Competed primarily in the breaststroke events
• Posted career-best times in the 100 (1:00.80) and 200 breast (2:11.61) at the Big Ten Championships, moving into third place in program history in both events
• Co-recipient of the team's Tom Reiter Commitment to Excellence award
• Swam the breaststroke leg on the record-setting 200 medley relay team at the Big Ten Championships
• Represented Purdue at the USA Swimming Phillips 66 National Championships in June and U.S. Open Championships in August, winning the C final of the 200 breast at the U.S. Open
• Accounted for 37 team points at Big Tens to rank fourth on the team, qualifying for the A final of the 100 breast
• Finished in the top three of both breaststroke events at Virginia Tech's H2Okie Fall Invitational, accounting for 33 team points
• Swept the breaststroke events and contributed to the victorious 200 medley relay in the dual meet win vs. Michigan State
• Won her heat of the 100 breast and finished second overall at the Indiana Intercollegiates

2015-16 / AS A FRESHMAN
CSCAA Honorable Mention Scholar All-America
• Competed primarily in the breaststroke events
• Posted season-best times in the 100 (1:01.85) and 200 breast (2:14.10) at the Big Ten Championships
• Ranked third on the team in both events as a freshman
• Finished as the runner-up in the C final of the 100 breast at Big Tens to account for seven team points
• Qualified for the A final of both breaststroke events at the Purdue Invitational, finishing sixth in the 100 and accounting for 25 team points
• Finished third in the 50 breast and fourth in the 100 at the FIU Sprint Invite
• Won her heats at the Purdue Invitational (100 breast), triple dual with UND and OSU (200 breast) and the Indiana Intercollegiates (50 free)

• Four-year letterwinner for coaches Janelle Gresla and Andy Lehman at South Adams High School in Berne, Indiana
• Also lettered three times in volleyball
• Four-year Indiana state qualifier, advancing to the finals her final three years
• Three-time team MVP and all-area honoree
• Established a new sectional record in the 100 breaststroke as a first team all-conference performer her senior year
• Senior state champion in the 100 breast for Northwest Aquatics Club Swimming team
• Established new South Adams records in the 50 and 100 free, 100 breast, 200 IM, 200 medley relay and 400 free relay
• Junior Nationals finalist in the 200 breast and qualifier in the 100 breast

• Major: Finance
• Full name is Cady Rose Farlow
• Born in Bluffton, Indiana
• Parents are Rod and Tara Farlow
• Family also includes siblings Cole and Caralie

Purdue Personal Preferences
Favorite Pro Team: Chicago Bears
Favorite Athlete: Rebecca Soni
Favorite Aquatic Center (Other Than Purdue): IUPUI Natatorium
Swimmer She'd Like to Race Against: Matt Vogel
Favorite Playoff Format: Olympics
Would Like to Have Dinner With: John Piper
Unique Skill: Sculling
In Her MP3 Player: Beyonce
Last Concert She Attended: Hunter Hayes
Band She'd Love to See Play Purdue: Little Mix
Favorite Actor & Actress: John Krasinski & Jennifer Aniston
Favorite Movie to Watch on Team Bus: The Other Women
Favorite TV Show: Friends
Favorite Month: December
Favorite Holiday: Christmas
Favorite Food: Wings
Favorite Dessert: Coffee Ice Cream
Favorite Outdoor Activity: Boating
Favorite Purdue Building: Marriott Hall
Favorite Purdue Athletic Venue (Besides Aquatic Center): Mackey
Another Sport She Enjoys Playing: Volleyball
Favorite Big City: Chicago
Country She'd Like to Visit: England
Favorite Thing About the Boilermaker Aquatic Center: Fueling Station
Most Memorable Moment at Purdue: Breaking the 200 medley relay record
Enjoyed this Professor's Class: Jeff Beckley, Financial Math


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