Hometown: Clarksville, Ohio
Major: Economics and Political Science
Future Plans: Plans to attend law school at OSU
Justin Farra capped his Ohio State swimming career by being named the 2011 recipient of the NCAA’s Elite 88 Award, given to the student-athlete with the highest GPA at the NCAA Championships. He captured honorable mention All-America honors at the NCAA meet to close out a senior season that included his setting two new school records in the 200 and 400 individual medleys. Recently named a CoSIDA first team Academic All-District selection, he is a swimming Scholar All-American and a member of the SPHINX Senior Class Honorary, Farra is a two-time Big Ten Conference Distinguished Scholar, a three-time Academic All-Big Ten honoree and a four-time OSU Scholar Athlete. He has already been accepted into the Moritz College of Law at Ohio State and plans to study mergers and acquisitions.