Ferree chosen for 2009 Daktronics-NAIA Scholar-Athlete team
Nov. 20, 2009
KANSAS CITY, Mo. - Point Park University men's cross country runner Jared Ferree was named a Daktronics-NAIA Scholar Athlete by the national office Friday.
Ferree, a junior from White Oak and a graduate of Faith Christian, was one of 170 men's runners who made up the 2009 Daktronics-NAIA Men's Cross Country Scholar Athletes.
The announcement of the Daktronics-NAIA Scholar Athletes was made one day in advance of the NAIA Men's and Women's Cross Country National Championships in Vancouver, Wash.
Ferree battled injuries for the second straight year and competed in only four races this season. As one of the top runners on the team, he is the most experience of the Pioneers' runners.
Nominated by each institution, a student-athlete must maintain a minimum grade point average of 3.5 on a 4.0 scale and have achieved junior academic status to qualify for scholar-athlete status.
2009 Daktronics-NAIA Men's Cross Country Scholar Athletes: