Football Players Sign With Simon Frasier

Ferndale High School Football standouts, Patrick Hegarty and Justice Powell (l to r), signed to play football at Simon Fraser University

Ferndale High School football standouts, Justice Powell and Patrick Hegarty, signed papers today to play football for Simon Fraser University (SFU) next fall. Both Justice and Patrick received athletic scholarships to Simon Fraser.

Justice plans to pursue a degree in electrical engineering, while Patrick will be studying health science.

Simon Fraser is a university, serving 30,000 students on three distinctive campuses, located just north of the United States border in British Columbia, Canada. Consistently ranked among Canada’s top comprehensive universities and named to the Times Higher Education list of 100 world universities under 50, SFU is also the first Canadian member of the National Collegiate Athletic Association, the world’s largest college sports association.

Congratulations, Justice and Patrick! We are proud of you and your accomplishments. We wish you all the best for next year and beyond!

For more information:
Director of Athletics and Activities Eric Tripp, 360.383.9249,
Ferndale High School Principal Jeff Gardner, 383.9243,
Director of Communications Tammy Bengen, 383.9207,