Women's Track & Field

Naja Ferjan
Naja Ferjan
Year: Senior
Hometown: Ljubljana, Slovenia
Previous College: University of Ljubljana
Position: Event=>XC/Middle Distance
2006-2007: Consistent scoring member throughout the cross country season. Ran a personal Indoor best of 2:08.77 in the 800m open, tying the school record and placing 3rd at the Ivy League Championships. Also established a new school record in the 1000m with a 2:50.43 at the URI Sorlein Invitational. 2005-2006: Battled sickness through most of cross country, still managing to be in Brown's top five. Earned All-American honors with the school-record distance medley relay squad, finishing eighth at NCAA Nationals. Placed second in the 800m (2:11.21) at indoor Heps and anchored the champion 4x800m relay team. The efforts earned her first- and second-team All Ivy.

2004-2005: Cross Country co-MVP in rookie campaign. Earned second-team All Ivy for her 13th-place finish. Indoors, anchored the 4x400m and 4x800m Heps relays back-to-back, helping the squads place fourth and second. Placed third in the mile at outdoor Heps. ECAC qualifier.

2003-2004: Won the 800m at both the indoor and outdoor Heptagonal Championships as only a frosh, setting a PR of 2:07.64 along the way. ECAC qualifier.

High School: Personal bests- 56.04 (400m), 60.81 (400m hurdles), 2:07.93 (800m), 4:41.39 (1500m); National Junior Champ in 400m and 800m; competed at the World Youth Championships (once in 400 hs, once in the 800m); competed at the European Juniors (800m).