7 - Alex Ferrara
Alex Ferrara
Height: 6-0
Weight: 190
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Independence
High School: Walsh Jesuit
Position: DB
Major: Business

2011:

  • National Football Foundation Northeast Ohio Chapter Scholar Athlete Winner
  • One of 10 national finalists for Gagliardi Trophy given to top all-around player in NCAA Division III
  • Capital One Academic All-America
  • Capital One Academic All-District
  • Academic All-OAC
  • All-North Region Second Team
  • All-OAC First Team
  • Started all 15 games at safety
  • 47 tackles, three interceptions, a forced fumble and three pass breakups
  • Season-high eight tackles vs. Wesley (Dec. 10)

2010:

  • Academic All-America
  • Academic All-District
  • Academic All-OAC
  • All-North Region Third Team
  • All-OAC First Team
  • Started all 15 games at safety
  • 46 tackles, five interceptions and five pass breakups
  • Career-high nine tackles at Wis.-Oshkosh (Sept. 11)
  • Two interceptions against Capital (Oct. 23) 

2009:

  • All-OAC Honorable Mention
  • Played in 15 games at safety
  • 59 tackles with six interceptions and forced one fumble against Capital (10/10/09)
  • Two interceptions against Wilmington (10/22/09)
  • Season-high eight tackles and an interception against UW-Whitewater in the Stagg Bowl (12/19/09) 

2008:

  • Played in 13 games at safety
  • 21 tackles with season-best four tackles against Randolph-Macon (VA) (11/22/08)

Personal:

  • Business major
  • All-Ohio, all-district and all-conference selection for coach Gerry Rardin at Walsh Jesuit High School
  • Born June 24, 1989
  • Son of Barb and Mike Ferrara
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