Christian Ferraro
Christian  Ferraro
Class:
Freshman

Hometown:
Altivole, Italy

High School:
Istituto Statale d'Istruzione Superiore

Height:
6-0

Event:
Fly, IM


02/24/2018

Pumputis Earns ACC Honors on Final Day of ACC Championships

Georgia Tech men's swimming has four A finalists in conference finale

02/23/2018

Loschi Leads Seven Finalists on Day Three of ACCs

Senior Moises Loschi secures 100 breast A finals appearance, finishing fifth overall

02/22/2018

Three Reach Finals in No. 25 Jackets' Second Day of ACCs

Colt Williamson, Caio Pumputis and Rodrigo Correia take top-3 spots in C finals on Day Two

02/21/2018

No. 25 Jackets Start Fast in Day-One Relays

Georgia Tech men's swimming breaks school record in 800 free relay at ACC Championships

02/20/2018

Men’s Swimming Set for ACC Championships

Georgia Tech men’s swimming will compete at the 2018 ACC Championships this week in Greensboro, N.C.

Before Tech: Competed in numerous Junior National Championships in his home country of Italy, swimming mostly in the 100 butterfly, 200 butterfly and 200 individual medley events ... Turned in a number of top-four place finishes, touching first-place overall in the 200 butterfly at both the 2017 Junior National Championships and the 2015 Junior National Championships ... Posted a second-place finish in both the 200 fly at the 2014 Junior National Championships and in the 200 breast at the 2012 Junior National Championships ... Also placed third overall in the 200 IM at the 2015 Junior National Championships and fourth overall in the 200 fly at the 2016 Winter National Championships ... Set the new team record in the 200 fly in the short course (1:55.79) on March 20, 2017 and then the long course record (1:59.03) on April 8, 2017 ... Qualified for the semifinals in both the 100 and 200 butterfly events at the first European Games in 2015 ... Competed at the 2017 Italian LCM Championships, turning in times of 55.17 in the 100 fly, 1:59.03 in the 200 fly and 2:07.74 in the 200 IM ... Placed second overall in the 200 fly (2:00.00) at the Italian LCM Championships in August 2017, and also turned in ties of 59.39 in the 100 fly and 2.06.92 in the 200 IM ... Attended the Istituto Statale d'Istruzione Superiore "Primo Levi" in Montebelluna (TV), Italy.

Personal: Full name is Christian Ferraro ... Son of Cosma Ferraro and Ketti Favretto ... Born on Nov. 13, 1997 in Montebelluna (TV), Italy ... Has an older brother named Samuele ... Chose Tech because of the opportunity to study and swim at the same time, the ranking of the school and the ranking of the swimming & diving program ... Intends to major in chemical and biomolecular engineering.



Ferraro's Career Top Times (through 11/30/17)
EVENT TIME MEET
100 Fly 47.76 2017 Georgia Tech Invitational
200 Fly 1:44.48 2017 Georgia Tech Invitational
200 Free 1:40.58 at Northwestern (10/21/17)
500 Free 4:28.32 2017 Georgia Tech Invitational
400 IM 4:06.48 vs. Delta State (10/28/17)
* relay split (s)