Courtesy: Duke Sports Information
2011-12: Concluded his freshman season in strong fashion, notching new personal bests in the 50, 100 and 200 free at the ACC Championships ... made the cut in the 100 and 200 free, finishing 19th at the 200-yard distance (1:40.38) and 21st in the 100 free finals (45.38) ... member of the Blue Devils 200 free relay that placed sixth at the Nike Cup Invitational with a time of 1:23.62 ... also guided the 200 free relay squad to second-place finishes against NC State/SCAD and Maryland.
Prep: Member of New Canaan's YMCA national team ... two-time YMCA national champion ... 10-time YMCA All-American ... placed third in the 50 free at the 2011 National YMCA Short Course Championships ... twice won the Connecticut Senior Open Championship ... took 18th in the 50 free at the USA Long Course Junior Nationals.
Personal: Born John J. Forese on Feb. 15, 1993 in New York, N.Y. ... son of James and Jennifer Forese ... has three brothers, Tommy, Bobby and Mark.
Duke Career Bests: 50 Free: 20.41 (2/23/2012) 100 Free: 45.11 (2/25/2012) 200 Free: 1:39.83 (2/24/2012)