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  Emma Ferris
Emma Ferris

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Fairfax, Va.


04/15/2014

Intercollegiate Sailing Places Third at the Truxtun Umsted Regatta

Navy competed in three events this past weekend.

04/07/2014

Intercollegiate Sailing Qualifies for ICSA Team Nationals

Mids place third at the Prosser Trophy and eighth at the Wick Trophy.

03/18/2014

Intercollegiate Sailing Places Third at Graham Hall Team Race

Mids also place seventh at the St. Mary's Women's Regatta.

03/10/2014

Intercollegiate Sailors Place Second at Navy Spring Women's Regatta

Mids also took fifth at the St. Mary's Team Race

03/03/2014

Intercollegiate Sailing Competed in Three Regattas Over the Weekend

Navy had teams finish second, fourth and seventh.

As a Freshman: Emma competed in ten events during her first year at Navy. She proved herself as one of the most versatile sailors on the team as she competed as a skipper in coed, women's, and single-handed sailing, as well as transferring to a crew in women's sailing with skipper Marissa Lihan. She competed as a crew at ICSA Women's Nationals in Austin, Texas. Her memorable finishes include a second at MAISA Women's, a second at University of South Florida Women's, and a fifth at the Central Fall #2 as a skipper.

Prior to Navy: Graduated from Thomas Jefferson HS in 2010. A four-year member of the lacrosse team; captain and all-district selection senior year. Attended Virginia Tech for a year before coming to the Academy. Learned to sail in Opti's and 420's out of Boothbay Harbor YC in Boothbay Harbor, Maine. Daughter of Ned and Kathy Ferris and has one older brother who sailed for UNH. Naval Architecture major. Enjoys running and singing in the glee club.

04/19/14 at Admirals Cup All Day
04/19/14 at Greater NY Dinghy Regatta All Day
04/19/14 at MAISA Womens Spring Dinghy All Day
04/20/14 at MAISA Womens Spring Dinghy All Day
04/20/14 at Greater NY Dinghy Regatta All Day