Associate of Arts:
Central Christian College
Bachelor of Science:
Ministry - Central Christian College
Master of Science:
Industrial Psychology - Kansas State University
Doctorate of Philosophy:
Psychology - Northcentral University
NSSCA National License
Dr. Lenny Favara has been with the Tiger program since the program became a 4-year program in 2000. During the 2000-2006 seasons Dr. Favara served as an Assistant Coach and in 2006, he stepped in as Head Coach. During his time as Head Coach, Dr. Favara helped to develop the credibility of the program including such accomplishments as
National recognition as the 2008-2009 Buffalo Five Star Champion of Character Team.
National recognition with the naming of Micah Johnson as the NAIA Dr. Leroy Recipient.
National and Conference recognition with the naming of 12 All Scholar Athletes.
Conference Recognition as MCAC Coach of Character.
Conference honors including four First Team All-Conference players, four Second Team
All-Conference players, and one Honorable Mention.
Regional Honors including seven First Team All-Region players and six Second Team
Twice the team was recognized for superior academic performance as recipients of the
Participation in a number of service projects as a part of the Champions of Character initiative
(YMCA/United Way, Operation Christmas Child, Peace Passers, Breast Cancer Awareness,
McPherson Outreach, Home Repair, and a mission's trip to Costa Rica).
At the conclusion of the 2009 season Coach Favara stepped down as Head Coach but has remained on staff, supporting the program as an assistant coach.