Joe Ferencik
Joe Ferencik
Height: 6-2
Year: Sophomore
Hometown: Massapequa, N.Y.
High School: Chaminade
Experience: HS

As a Sophomore (2013)
Was the first St. Bonaventure to cross the finish line with a time of 34:51.8, finishing 223rd at the Northeast Regionals ... finished with the team's second best time and 100th overall, coming in at 26:40.5 at the Atlantic 10 Championships ... started his sophomore season with a 14th place finish at the Little Three Invitational, running a time of 16:57.5 … was the Bonnies third runner at the Seton Hill Griffin Classic, finishing in eighth place with a time of 30:12.1.

As a Freshman (2012) 

Finished second in all but one race … kicked off his collegiate career with a time of 17:02 in the 5k and a 10th place finish at the Little Three Invitational … achieved a personal-best finish of 27:37 in the 8k at National Catholic Championships … would later best that with a 27:09 finish at the Gettysburg Invitational, good for fifth all-time at St. Bonaventure … finished off the season with a 28:34 finish at Atlantic 10 Championships and a 34:42 performance in a 10k at Northeast Regionals … holds the sixth fastest 5k, fifth fastest 8k and third fastest 10k in school history. 

High School
Named all-league cross country NSCHSAA in his junior and senior seasons ... his team won the CHSAA indoor city championship during his junior year and finished third in his senior year ... finished 23rd in the 1600m at the New York State Indoor Championship ... was named most improved runner and came in 36th at the New York State Federations as a senior ... also lettered in crew and indoor and outdoor track.

Personal
Son of Eugene and Denise Ferencik ... has a sister, Dorothy ... majoring in philosophy.