Jake Griffin
Jake Griffin
Height: 5-9
Year: So.
Hometown: Billerica, Mass.
High School: Billerica Memorial
Position: Mid Distance

2012: Ran in the 800, 1,000, 1,500 and 4x800 relay … posted season-best times in the 800 (2:03.53) at Holy Cross Invitational (April 21), 1,000 (2:44.67) at the Joe Donahue Indoor Games (Jan. 27) and 1,500 (4:27.75) against New Hampshire with Maine (April 7) … named to the Patriot League Academic Honor Roll.

Before Holy Cross: Three-year member of the varsity cross country team at Billerica Memorial H.S. ... named Most Improved in 2009 ... team was Merrimack Valley Conference – Division 2 champions ... two-year member of the varsity indoor and outdoor track and field teams ... named Most Improved during the 2011 indoor season ... received the Sportsmanship Award during the 2011 outdoor season ... named 2011 Billerica Memorial  H.S. Student-Athlete of the Year ... received the 2011 US Marines Distinguished Athlete Award ... played hockey and baseball freshman and sophomore years ... was freshman class Vice President ... received the Presidential Award and High Honor Award  in 2011 ... member of National Honor Society.

Personal: Son of Daniel and Lorene Griffin ... has one sister (Allie), who was a member of the field hockey team at WPI ... majoring in Biology.

 

Griffin's Top Performances

Event Time Meet (Date)
800m 2:03.53 Holy Cross Invitational (4/21/2012)
1,000m 2:44.67 Joe Donahue Indoor Games (1/27/2012)
1,500m 4:27.75 New Hampshire (4/7/2012)