Sophia Farchione
Sophia Farchione
Height: 5-4
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Jamesville, N.Y.
High School: Jamesville Dewitt
Event(s): Back/Fly

Prior to Geneseo: Swam for Jamesville-Dewitt HS with head coach Bob Bewley ... also swam for the Syracuse Chargers with head coach Will Chidsey ... member of a 2013 medley relay that finished sixth in the state and broke a school record.

Personal: Sophia Francesca-Lucia Farchione was born Syracuse, N.Y. ... rasied in Jamesville, N.Y. … parents are Mark and Carol Farchione … has four brothers Daniel, Russell, Garett, and Owen … brother, Russell, graduated from Geneseo in 2014 ... majoring in biology … enjoys camping, hiking, sleeping, and hanging out with friends … favorite athletic-related moment was when she and her teammate, Harper Coleman, won the partner backstroke drill race in practice … started competitively swimming when she was four years old because all her older brothers swam and she wanted to be like them … favorite profeesional athlete is Lindsey Vonn because she has made so many comebacks to do what she loves even after injuries and setbacks that would make most people quit or retire ... credits her high school coach, Bob Bewley, as having the most influence on her swimming career becuase he has always supported her, even when her goals seem unattainable.

2018-19 Top Marks

100 Freestyle SCY 59.60 Nazareth vs Geneseo 11/17/2018
100 Backstroke SCY 1:02.80 8th Annual Ithaca College Bomb 12/1/2018
200 Backstroke SCY 2:16.74 8th Annual Ithaca College Bomb 12/2/2018
100 Butterfly SCY 1:02.75 8th Annual Ithaca College Bomb 12/1/2018
200 Butterfly SCY 2:20.61 8th Annual Ithaca College Bomb 12/1/2018

2016-17 Top Marks

50 Freestyle SCY 26.75 Ithaca vs Hartwick vs Geneseo 11/20/2016
100 Backstroke SCY 1:03.37 Fredonia @ Geneseo 11/5/2016
200 Backstroke SCY 2:16.92 6th Annual Ithaca College Bomb 12/4/2016
100 Butterfly SCY 1:01.65 6th Annual Ithaca College Bomb 12/3/2016
200 Butterfly SCY 2:17.11 6th Annual Ithaca College Bomb 12/3/2016
200 Individual Medley SCY 2:18.81 6th Annual Ithaca College Bomb 12/2/2016