Griffin Hess
Griffin Hess
Height: 6-4
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Pittsford, N.Y.
High School: Pittsford Mendon
Event(s): Distance

Prior to Geneseo: Competed for Canisius College with head coach Nathan Huckle … ran for Pittsford Mendon High School … three-time New York State Class B Team Champion (2013-2015) … named All-NY State in 2014 and 2015 … Monroe County Championship Runner-Up in 2014 … named All-Monroe County from 2013-2015 … named First Team All-Section V in 2014 and Second Team All-Section V in 2015.

Personal: Griffin Robert Hess was born in Rochester, N.Y. … raised in Pittsford, N.Y. … parents are Tom and Michelle Hess … older sibling, Gavin, Nordic skied for University of New Hampshire … studying chemistry … named to the Dean’s List at Canisius for both the fall and spring semesters … favorite athletic-related moment was winning the state championship for the second year in a row after Coach Jason DeJoy passed away … favorite professional athlete is Billy Mills … names his former coach, Jason DeJoy, as having the most influence on his athletic career because he instilled passion in him and taught him the importance of hard work and a competitive mindset.

Meet Results

DateMeetEventMarkPlace
Oct 28, 2017 2017 SUNYAC Cross Country Championships 8K 28:24.5 33
Oct 14, 2017 Yellowjacket XC Invitational 8K 27:14.4 29
Sep 30, 2017 Geneseo 37th Mike Woods Invitational 8K 26:44.6 62
Sep 23, 2017 Harry F. Anderson Invitational 8K 27:32.5 17
Sep 1, 2017 Brockport Early Season Short Course 6K 20:24.2 32

 

Indoor Track & Field Personal Best Marks

EventMeetMark
MILE Cornell Kane Invitational 2018 4:40.72
5000 SUNYAC Indoor Track & Field Championships 15:45.07
3000 Carnegie Mellon Invitational 9:15.28

Complete Indoor Track & Field Results

DateMeetEventMarkPlace
   Feb 23-24, 2018 SUNYAC Indoor Track & Field Championships 5000 15:45.07 12th (F)
   Feb 3-4, 2018 Ithaca College Bomber Invitational 5000 15:46.70 6th (F)
   Jan 27, 2018 Cornell Kane Invitational 2018 Mile 4:40.72 37th (F)
   Jan 20, 2018 Carnegie Mellon Invitational 3000 9:15.28 26th (F)

 

Personal Best Marks

EventMeetMark
1500 Cardinal Classic 2018 4:10.77
5000 SUNYAC Outdoor Track & Field Championships 15:17.01
MILE Cornell Kane Invitational 2018 4:40.72
6K (XC) Brockport Early Season Short Course 20:24.2
3000 Carnegie Mellon Invitational 9:15.28
8K (XC) Geneseo 37th Mike Woods Invitational 26:44.6

Complete Results

DateMeetEventMarkPlace
   May 4-5, 2018 SUNYAC Outdoor Track & Field Championships 5000 15:17.01 3rd  (F)
   Apr 28, 2018 Cardinal Classic 2018 1500 4:10.77 23rd  (F)
   Apr 14-15, 2018 Bison Outdoor Classic 5000 15:18.55 20th  (F)
   Mar 31, 2018 SUNY Geneseo Early Season Invitational 1500 4:13.29 20th  (F)
   Feb 23-24, 2018 SUNYAC Indoor Track & Field Championships 5000 15:45.07 12th  (F)
   Feb 3-4, 2018 Ithaca College Bomber Invitational 5000 15:46.70 6th  (F)
   Jan 27, 2018 Cornell Kane Invitational 2018 Mile 4:40.72 37th  (F)
   Jan 20, 2018 Carnegie Mellon Invitational 3000 9:15.28 26th  (F)
   Oct 28, 2017 2017 SUNYAC Cross Country Championships 8K 28:24.5 33rd
   Oct 14, 2017 Yellowjacket XC Invitational 8K 27:14.4 29th
   Sep 30, 2017 Geneseo 37th Mike Woods Invitational 8K 26:44.6 62nd
   Sep 23, 2017 Harry F. Anderson Invitational 8K 27:32.5 17th
   Sep 1, 2017 Brockport Early Season Short Course 6K 20:24.2 32nd