June 21, 2012
STANFORD, Calif. -- Franklin P. Johnson Director of Track and Field Edrick Floreal has announced the completion of this year's recruiting class. These four student-athletes, two men and two women, will add to an already accomplished class of 16 men and 12 women that were announced earlier in the spring. The previous announcement of the 28 student-athletes can be found HERE.
Will Drinkwater - Gig Harbor H.S. - Gig Harbor, WA
Drinkwater is a middle-distance runner from the Washington. He received All-State honors in both 2011 and 2012 in the 800 meters and holds a personal best of 1:53.16. He also finished 10th at 2012 state meet in the 1,600 meters completing a difficult double in a personal best of 4:17.45.
Billy Orman - Tuba City H.S. - Tuba City, AZ
Orman is a transfer student from Harvard. As high school a senior, he ran personal bests of 4:05.29 for 1,600 meters ranking him No. 4 in the U.S. and 8:48.63 for 3,200 meters ranking him No. 1 in the U.S. He also earned All-American honors finishing sixth at 2010 Footlocker National Cross Country Championship. He will be going into his sophomore year on the Farm.
Megan Ferowich - Knoxville Catholic H.S. - Knoxville, TN
Ferowich is a long distance runner from Tennessee. She is an All-American cross-country runner with a career highlight of finishing fifth at the Footlocker National Cross Country Championship in 2009. She has personal bests of 5:01.04 for the mile and 10:26.00 for 3,200 meters.
Kiernan Haggarty - Loyola Sacred Heart H.S. - Missoula, MT
Kiernan is a javelin thrower from Western Montana. She has steadily improved each season and has a personal best of 140-1. She is the defending Montana State Champion and currently ranks No. 1 in the state again in 2012. She has the 44th furthest throw in the U.S. so far this year.