Andrew Friesema
Andrew Friesema
Height: 5-11
Weight: 150
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Adamstown, Pa.
High School: Cocalico
Position: Distance, Steeplechase

2011: Opens his senior campaign with the Spartan program ... a true leader who has brought the distance team together ... coming off a solid cross country season ... exceptionally fit ... has the ability and will have the opportunity to post quality times throughout the year.

Personal:Is a finance major ... is the son of John and Carolyn Mohn Friesema ... born on July 4, 1989 ... played club for the Cocalico Eagles ... was a District 3 Qualifier 2005, 2006 cross country seasons, took 7th in the 800m championships for Lancaster-Lebanon League, and District 3 Qualifier 4x800 took 8th place with a time of 8:08 in high school ... named his dad, Michael Jordan, and Ryan Hall as the people he admires most ... hobbies include running, basketball, biking, drinking coffee, playing his guitar ... favorite athlete is Michael Jordan ... chose York because "reasonably priced school, up and coming cross country and track & field programs, and sports management program" ... most significant athletic achievement is attaining 4th place at Steeplechase 2010 CACs, 8th for the Goucher Classic cross country course, and Regional Championships 2009 with a personal record of 27:23 ... most memorable moment while with the Spartan program is 2010 track and field CAC's running the Steeplechase, 2009 cross country Regional Race running his personal record ... after graduation he plans to have a finance related job preferably in banking, and begin coaching cross country and track & field.