|High School:||Pittsford Mendon|
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.
|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|