Evan Ferlic
Evan  Ferlic

RS Sophomore

Roseville, Minn.

High School:
Mounds Park Academy


Ali Breaks School 10K Record at NCAA Midwest Regional

A native of Richfield, Minn., Obsa Ali finished the 10-kilometer race at the ISU Cross Country Course in 29:23.06, besting Plasencia’s 29:26.0 from the 1976 NCAA Championships.


Ali Earns All-Big Ten Honors, Gophers Finish Sixth

The Gophers totaled 142 points in the men’s eight-kilometer competition, which was hosted by Indiana at the IU Championship Cross Country Course.


Ali Leads Gophers in Madison

The University of Minnesota men's cross country program returned to action with a 12th-place finish at the Wisconsin Nuttycombe Invitational.


Three Gophers Post Top-25 Marks at Griak

Competing at Les Bolstad Golf Course, Charlie Lawrence, Obsa Ali and Derek Wiebke were among the top-25 while Minnesota totaled 135 points in fourth place.


Gophers Host Oz Memorial on Friday Night

The women's six-kilometer race opens the competition at 6:30 p.m. CT with the men's four-mile race scheduled for 7:00 p.m. CT.


Roy Griak Invite

2016 Griak CC Race


Evan Ferlic Photo Gallery

Evan Ferlic Photo Gallery


• Academic All-Big Ten (2016)
• Letter Winner (2016)

Competed in five meets • finished 32nd at the four-mile Oz Memorial (21:20.5) • came in 166th at the eight-kilometer Roy Griak Invitational (27:12.2) • posted eight-kilometer personal records in back-to-back meets -- finishing 163rd at the Wisconsin Nuttycombe Invitational (25:43.5) and following up with a 39th-place showing at the Big Ten championships (25:30.7) • closed out the season with his NCAA debut, finishing 119th at the 10-kilometer NCAA Midwest Regional (32:43.2) • Academic All-Big Ten • earned first letter. 

Redshirted the 2015 cross country season while competing in three meets as an unattached runner • opened the year with a 20th-place finish at the Oz Memorial, finishing in 19:51.9 • ran at the Griak Invitational and finished in 27:18.4 to place 138th • closed out the season with a fifth-place finish at the Fall Finale, clocking a 25:34.


Graduated from Mounds Park Academy in 2015 • a member of Mounds Park Academy’s 4x800 meter relay squad that won the 2014 MSHSL Class A State Championship • named an all-state honoree during the 2014 cross country season • seven-time all-conference honoree • helped Mounds Park Academy record a runner-up finish at the 2013 MSHSL Class A Cross Country Championships • earned a total of 10 athletic letters (four cross country, four track, two Nordic skiing) and was a four-year academic letter winner • ran cross country for coach Dan Ethier and track for coach Bev Docherty• appeared on the Honor Roll every semester of high school • Science Award/Scholarship honoree • member of the National Honor Society.

Born May 31, 1997 • native of Roseville, Minn. • son of Michael and Charlotte Ferlic • has two brothers, Nolan and Mason • brother, Mason, ran cross country and track at Michigan • grandfather, Rollie Seltz, was an All-American basketball player at Hamline (1942-46) and played professional basketball with the Anderson Packers and the Waterloo Hawks (1946-51).

Ferlic's Career Bests
10K 32:43.2 NCAA Midwest Regional (Nov. 11, 2016)
8K 25:08.8 IU Open (Sept. 2, 2017)
6K 19:51.9 (UA) Oz Memorial (Sept. 11, 2015)
Finish 5th (UA) Fall Finale (Nov. 6, 2015)


Gophers Prospect Honored by Star Tribune

Gophers Prospect Honored by Star Tribune

12/18/2017 - M. Cross Country

Khalid Hussein has been named the Star Tribune's first-ever Metro Boys' Cross Country Runner of the Year.

B1G Recognizes 95 Gophers For Academics

B1G Recognizes 95 Gophers For Academics

12/6/2017 - M. Cross Country

Ninety-five University of Minnesota student-athletes have earned Academic All-Big Ten honors, announced Wednesday by the conference office.

'U' Prospect Khalid Hussein Earns All-America Nod

'U' Prospect Khalid Hussein Earns All-America Nod

12/2/2017 - M. Cross Country

A native of Plymouth, Minn., Hussein signed his National Letter of Intent with the Gophers last month after winning the 2017 MSHSL Class AA Cross Country Championship.

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