Connor Gralton
Connor Gralton
Year: JR
Hometown: Gales Ferry, Conn.
High School: Norwich Free Academy
Events: Sprints
Major: Political Science

Personal Bests

  • Indoor
    • 1000m: 2:39.31 (2018-19 at Husky Invitational)
    • Mile: 4:24.13 (2018-19 at URI Pre-Conference Meet)
  • Outdoor
    • 1500m: 4:02.02 (2018-19 at Holy Cross Invite)
    • 5000m: 15:36.95 (2018-19 at Holy Cross Men's Meet)


  • Indoor:
    • Finished second in the 4x800m relay (7:59.52) and ninth in the 1000m (2:39.31) at the Husky Invitational.
    • Finished 16th in the mile (4:31.11) at the Sorlien Invitational.
    • Finished 22nd in the mile (4:31.33) at the URI Coaches Tribute.
    • Finished third in the mile (4:24.13) at the URI Pre-Conference Meet.
  • Outdoor:
    • Finished 20th in the 1500m (4:08.46) at the Bryant Black & Gold Invitational.
    • Finished third in the 1500m (4:02.02) at the Holy Cross Invite.
    • Placed second in the 5000m (15:36.95) at the Holy Cross Men's Meet.
    • Finished ninth in the 1500m (4:03.85) at the Brown Open.

High School

  • Attended Norwich Free Academy.
  • Four-year member of the cross country and indoor track teams, three-year member of the outdoor track team.
  • Captained all three teams his senior year.
  • Helped Norwich win the 2013 and 2015 Eastern Connecticut Conference Cross Country Championship.


  • Son of Robert and Christina.
  • Has an older brother, Garrett, and a younger sister, Erin.
  • Enjoys history, politics, mountain biking and frisbee in his spare time.
  • Chose URI for the academic excellence and athletic reputation.
  • Favorite team is the New England Patriots.
  • Favorite athlete is Usain Bolt.
  • Majoring in Political Science.