Will Griffen

  • Will
  • Griffen

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

Updated: May 19, 2018

2018 outdoor: Crossed the finish line in 9:18.99 at the ACC Outdoor Championships in the 3,000-meter steeplechase ... Recorded a time of 9:48.23 in the 3,000-meter steeplechase at the National Relay Championships … Collected a time of 1:56.28 in the 800 meters at the Duke Invitational … Tallied a time of 14:49.82 in the 5,000 meters to finish fourth at the Tennessee Relays … Clocked a time of 4:01.98 in the 1,500 meters at the Raleigh Relays.

2018 indoor: Ran in the 3,000 meters at the Keydet Invitational, clocking a time of 8:38.71.

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.

Griffen's Track and Field Career Bests



3000m – 8:38.71, Keydet Invitational (2018)

Italics = unattached

800m - 1:56.28, Duke Invitational (2018)

1,500m - 4:01.98, Raleigh Relays (2018)

5,000m - 14:49.82, Tennessee Relays (2018)

3,000m steeplechase - 9:18.99, ACC Outdoor Championships (2018)