Will Griffen

  • Will
  • Griffen

  • Class
  • High School/Other
  • Hometown
    Elkins Park, Pa.

Updated: November 14, 2017

2017: Took a redshirt season … Competed unattached at the Hokie Open (6K) and was second overall with a time of 18:37.5 … Ran unattached at Virginia Tech Alumni Invite (8K) and finished 28th with a time of 25:48.6 … Ran unattached at the Hokie Invite (6K) and came in eighth overall with a time of 19:07.9.

High school: A three-year letterwinner in cross country while at Cheltenham High … Was the Suburban One League champion as a senior and was a two-time Suburban One all-league first-team member … Qualified for the state meet as a senior … His best time in cross country (5K) is 15:52 … A two-year letterwinner in indoor track and field and a three-year letterwinner in outdoor track and field … A three-time state qualifier and a two-time Suburban One League champion … Was a district runner-up in the 3,200 as a senior.

Personal: Born Oct. 13, 1998 in Philadelphia … The son of Craig and Margaret Griffen … Contemplated major is management.

Will Griffen's XC Career Bests

6K: 18:37.5, Hokie Open (2017)

8K: 25:48.6, VT Alumni Invite (2017)


italics = ran unattached