CGA Academic All-American:
2005-07 (First Team)
Competed in four meets as a junior ... produced an 8.15 in the floor exercise during the Star Meet at Army ... came up with a 7.4-point performance on the high bar in the Navy Open.
Saw action on the high bar in two meets during his sophomore season ... scored a 7.6 in the event in the Navy Open.
Focused his efforts in the floor exercise and high bar ... posted an 8.45 showing in the floor exercise at Army ... recorded an 8.35 on the high bar at the West Point Open ... scored an 8.15 on the vault and 4.7 on the still rings in only his action in both events during his freshman year.
Attended Austintown Fitch High School ... lettered in gymnastics ... was the 2004 Ohio State Champion on the horizontal bar ... named 2004 First-Team Academic All-American.
Son of Ron and Cheryl Ferris ... brother, Ron, is a gymnast for Ohio State ... majoring in honors systems engineering ... born on Jan. 20, 1986, in Youngstown, Ohio.
On why he chose the Naval Academy...
"I decided to come here simply because this is the perfect school for me. The tradition and ideals of this school are exactly what I want to surround myself with, and I can't imagine being anywhere else."