Matt Farina
Matt  Farina

RS Freshman

Mansfield, Texas

High School:


SFA to Chase NCAA Berths at Regionals on Friday

NCAA bids will be up for grabs on Friday morning at Texas A&M


`Jacks Sweep Second at SLC Championships

SFA men place five in the top 11 and three Ladyjacks crack the top 10 in Huntsville en route to runner-up showings


SFA Heads to Huntsville for SLC Championships

The `Jacks will look to improve on their runner-up sweep at last year's conference meet in Natchitoches


Ladyjacks Cruise to First Place in Huntsville

The SFA women’s cross country team placed six runners in the top eight to win the team title


SFA Runs Past NSU in Home Dual

Lumberjack and Ladyjack cross country teams cruise by SLC foe Northwestern State at Pecan Park

Farina's 2015 Results

As a RS Freshman:
Finished fourth in the Lumberjack Opener in the 5000m (16:36.81) ... Competed in the 8000m for the SLC Championships and finshed 33rd (26:15.0)

As a Freshman:
Took a redshirt.

Prior to SFA:
Three year letterwinner in cross country at Mansfield High School ... Three-time all-district performer ... Three-time regional qualifier ... Ran personal best 5k time of 16:08 ... Also lettered four years in track, running the 1600 and 3200 meter runs ... District champion in both distances as a senior ... Area champion in the 3200 as a senior ... Regional qualifer as both a junior and senior ... Three-time academic all-district selection ... Holds the school record in both the 1600 (4:25) and 3200 (9:48) ... Named track MVP as a senior.

Personal: Son of Rocco and Amanda Farina ... Plans to major in math.


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