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Alexandra Farrar
Alexandra Farrar

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Lake Oswego, Ore.

High School:
Lake Oswego

Event:
Mid-Distance


02/25/2012

Swimming & Diving Breaks School Records On Day Three

The Flames set school records on the men's and women's side.

02/25/2012

Swimming & Diving Breaks School Records On Day Three

The Flames set school records on the men's and women's side.

01/21/2012

Swimming & Diving Honors Seniors, Takes Two

The Flames sent the seniors off with a final victory at home.

01/21/2012

Swimming & Diving Honors Seniors, Takes Two

The Flames sent the seniors off with a final victory at home.

10/29/2011

Men's & Women's Swim Teams Defeat Eastern Illinois

Flames beat Panthers for ninth consecutive season.

AS A SENIOR (2011-2012): Finished second in 1:00.19 in the 100 back and in 2:11.77 in the 200 back against Wright State (10/15) ... won the 100 back at Eastern Illinois (10/29) in 1:00.37 ... qualified and competed in the 200 back and 50 back at the TYR Invitational (11/18-20) ... produced a fourth-place finish against Western Illinois and Saint Louis (12/17) in the 100 fly with 1:01.49 ... took third in the 200 back with 2:08.15 at Green Bay (01/14) ... came in third against Valparaiso and Illinois State (01/20) in the 100 back with 1:00.75 ... at Youngstown State (02/03), finished third in the 200 back with 2:12.11 ... claimed third in the 200 back with 2:07.68 at Cleveland State (02/04) ... set bests in the 50 free (25.38), 100 back (58.64) and 200 back (2:07.13) at the Horizon League Championships (02/22-25) ... had seven top-3 performances throughout the season, with one coming in first place

AS A JUNIOR (2010-2011): Touched fourth in the 200 backstroke at Wright State (10/23) with a time of 2:09.78 ... came in fifth in the 100 backstroke at Northwestern (11/06) with 59.92 and in the 200 IM against Green Bay (1/15) with 2:15.64 ... placed second in the 100 backstroke and the 100 butterfly against Youngstown (1/28) with times of 1:00.74 and 1:01.68, respectively.

AS A SOPHOMORE (2009-2010): Took fourth place in the 200 fly to start the season off against Wright State (2:15.46) ... runner-up in the 100 fly at Eastern Illinois (1:00.81) ... finished in third in the 100 back against North Dakota (1:00.78) ... won the 100 back against Western Illinois (1:00.38) ... third place finish in the 200 back at Green Bay (2:10.18) ... first place finish in the 100 back (59.50) and runner-up in the 200 IM (2:14.09) and 100 fly (59.99) against Valparaiso ... placed in the top five in the 100 back (58.14) and in the top 10 in the 200 back (2:07.91) at the 2010 Horizon League Championships.

AS A FRESHMAN (2008-2009): Opened her college career with a win in the 200 fly (2:10.22) at Wright State ... runner-up finish in the 100 backstroke (59.88) in Milwaukee ... placed second in the 100 fly (59.58) and fourth in the 200 IM (2:15.01) against EIU ... finished sixth in the 100 back and placed in the top fifteen in the 100 fly at the 2009 Horizon League Conference Championship.

PREP AND PERSONAL: Four-year letterwinner for the Lakers ... 2007 state champion and state record holder in the 200 medley relay ... also placed fifth in the 100 backstroke her senior year ... third-place finish in 100 backstroke at the 2006 state finals ... guided team to three-straight district championships and four state championship appearances ... team placed fourth in state in 2007 and sixth in 2006 ... earned academic All-American honors every year of high school ... school record-holder in the 100 backstroke ... competed for the Tualatin Hills swim club for five years, helping set club records in the 200 and 400 medley relay ... born September 8, 1990 ... daughter of Steve Farrar and Robyn Millane... is majoring in marketing

CAREER BEST:
50 Free: 25.38 (02/23/12)
100 Fly: 57.75 (2/27/09)
200 Fly: 2:10.22 (10/25/08)
50 Back: 28.80 (11/20/11)
100 Back: 58.64 (02/24/12)
200 Back: 2:07.13 (02/25/12)
200 IM: 2:19.85 (12/17/11)

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