De'Von McGriff
De'Von McGriff
Year: SR
Hometown: Roselle, N.J.
High School: Hanover Park
Events: Sprints
Major: Health Studies

Personal Bests

  • Indoor
    • 400m: 50.43 (2015-16 at Fastrack National Invite)
    • 500m: 1:03.73 (2017-18 at the IC4A Indoor Championship)
  • Outdoor
    • 200m: 23.14 (2015-16 at Yale Open)
    • 400m: 49.02 (2017-18 at Holy Cross Classic)

2017-18

  • Outdoor:
    • Finished fourth in the 4x400m relay (3:19.80) and eighth in the 400m (49.05s) at the UConn Northeast Challenge.
    • Finished fourth in the 400m (50.05s) and fifth in the 4x400m relay (3:34.60) at the Holy Cross Invitational.
    • Won the 4x400m relay (3:18.11) and finished fifth in the 400m (49.02s) at the Holy Cross Classic. 
    • Finished third 4x400m relay (3:09.95) at the Atlantic 10 Outdoor Championship.
  • Indoor:
    • Placed first in the 4x400m relay (3:24.71) and second in the 500m (1:05.71) at the Husky Indoor Invitational.
    • Finished fifth in the 500m (1:05.84) at the Beantown Challenge.
    • Won the 4x400m relay (3:18.83) and finished third in the 400m (50.84s) and 17th in the 200m (23.58s) at the Sorlien Memorial Invitational.
    • Finished sixth in the 500m (1:04.47) at the Terrier Classic.
    • Finished fourth in the 500m (1:04.90) at the New England Championship.
    • Finished seventh in the 500m (1:06.28) at the Atlantic 10 Indoor Championship.
    • Placed sixth in the 500m (1:03.73) at the IC4A Indoor Championship.

2016-17

  • Outdoor:
    • Finished fourth in the 400m (51.53s) at the Black & Gold Invitational.
    • Placed third in the 400m (51.02s) at the UNH Meet.
    • Finished 15th in the 400m (51.09s) at the Northeast Challenge.
  • Indoor:
    • Did not compete.

2015-16

  • Outdoor:
    • Finished eighth in the 400m (49.16s) at the New England Championship.
    • Team member of the third place 4x400 relay team at the Atlantic 10 Championship.
    • Second in the 400m (49.33s) at the Brown Open.
    • 12th in the 400m (49.51s) at the UConn Northeast Challenge.
    • Finished ninth in the 200m (23.14s) and sixth in the 400m (50.09s) at the Yale Open.
    • Finished fourth in the 400m (50.78s) at the Bryant Invitational.
  • Indoor:
    • Placed 15th overall in the 400m run (50.43s) at the Fastrack National Invite. 
    • Placed 10th overall in the 500m run (1:06.98) at the Coaches' Tribute Meet.
    • Finished seventh overall in the 400m run (50.66) at the Donahue Games. 
    • Won 500m run (1:06.77) at the URI Sorlien Memorial Invitational.

High School

  • Attended Hanover Park High School.
  • Played football and competed on the track & field team.
  • Earned three varsity letters in football and four letters on the track & field team. 
  • Two year captain for the track team.
  • Three-time conference champion.
  • Two-time state sectional champion.
  • Selected as an All-State honoree, an All-Conference honoree and an All-County honoree.

Personal

  • His favorite athlete is Brian Dawkins.
  • His favorite team is the Philadelphia Eagles.
  • Majoring in Health Studies.