Cady Farlow
Cady  Farlow

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Berne, Ind.

High School:
South Adams

Event:
Breaststroke

Birthdate:
12/06/1996

10/16/2017

Swim-Dive Set to Open Home Schedules

Boilermakers host accomplished South Carolina for co-ed dual Thursday

10/13/2017

Kitchel, Young Lead Purdue to Dual Sweep

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

08/20/2017

Boilermakers Back In Action

Student-athletes, coaches, administrators kick off school year

07/01/2017

Meitz Shines Again, Finishes 4th in 400

Versatile freestyler eclipses her own Purdue LCM record in 400

06/27/2017

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)

HIGH SCHOOL
• 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

PERSONAL
• 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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