Gregory Black
Gregory Black
Year: FR
Hometown: Sicklerville, N.J.
High School: Timber Creek Regional
Position: Sprints

2014-15 (FRESHMAN): 

OUTDOOR:

Atlantic 10 Championships - Finished second in the 4x400m relay, (3:13.16).

Holy Cross Men's Meet - Won the 4x400m relay, (3:23.38).

Mark Young Yale Invitational - Finished third in the 4x400m relay, (3:23.00), fourth in the 200m dash, (21.65s), and fourth in the 400m dash, (49.25s).

Brown Invitational - Finished sixth in the 400m dash, (50.83s).

UNH Wildcat Invitational - Won the 4x100m relay, (43.50s), finished eighth in the 200m dash, (22.64s), and tenth in the 400m dash, (55.00s).

INDOOR:

NYC Gotham Cup - Finished 19th in the 400m dash, (50.19s)... Part of the 4x400m relay team that finished third, (3:19.29)

HIGH SCHOOL: Attended Timber Creek High School... Competed in track & field and basketball... Captained the track team in 2013 and 2014... Was All-South Jersey in 2013/14, All-State in 2014, All-Conference in 2012/13/14, state champion in 2013/14, and state relay champion in 2013/14... Team won three state championships, four Olympic Conference championships, three Camden County championships, two sectional championships, and two relay state championships... Set school records in the sprint medley, 4x100, 4x200, and 4x400...

PERSONAL: Born April 9, 1996... Son of Daniel and Zendoia Black... Has one sister, Zenida Driver... Enjoys basketball, video games, playing the drums, listening to music, and being with friends... Favorite athlete is LeBron James... Likes the Indianapolis Colts and Philadelphia 76ers... Majoring in kinesiology with plans to become a physical therapist... Chose URI over Rutgers...