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  Emma Ferris
Emma Ferris

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Fairfax, Va.


06/10/2014

Intercollegiate Sailing Concludes Season at the Gill Coed Dinghy National Championship

Mids place ninth at team championship.

06/03/2014

Navy Intercollegiate Sailing Places Fifth at APS Team Race National Championship

Mids tie with Georgetown for fifth place.

05/30/2014

Intercollegiate Sailing Places Third at the ICSA Women's National Championship

Navy's sailors are impressive in four-day event.

04/28/2014

Intercollegiate Sailing Places Third at the MAISA Championship for the America Trophy

Mids qualify for national championship.

04/21/2014

Intercollegiate Sailing Qualifies for Women's National Championship

Mids will be the hosts of the National Championship at the end of May.

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.

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