Track & Field
McLean Griffin - Track & Field - University of Kentucky Athletics

McLeanGriffin

  • position Distance/XC
  • class Senior
  • Hometown Naperville, IL
  • High school Naperville North

https://www.tfrrs.org/athletes/7365892/Kentucky/McLean_Griffin.html 
Academic Accolades 

  • SEC Fall Academic Honor Roll – 2020

2021-22 (Junior) 

Outdoor

  • Ran personal best 3,000m steeplechase (9:15.46) at Florida Relays

  • Placed third at Kentucky Invitational 3,000m steeplechase

Indoor

  • Placed eighth in the mile (4:12.39) at the Jim Green Invitational, a personal best
  • Finished fifth in the 1000m (2:28.93) at the Vanderbilt Invitational, a personal best

Cross Country

  • Ran in the men’s open five mile at the Joe Piane Notre Dame Invitational and men’s 8K at FSU Pre-Nationals

2020-21 (Sophomore) 
Cross Country

  • Competed at the SEC Championships and the UAB Blazer Classic

Indoor

  • Ran in two meets, posting a personal-best 4:13.90 in the mile run at the Music City Challenge

Outdoor

  • Won the 3000m steeplechase at the Weems Baskin Relays in a time of 9:35.84
  • Set personal best in the steeplechase with a time of 9:18.61 during a third-place showing at the Florida Relays
  • 14th in the steeplechase at the Florida Relays

2019-20 (Freshman) 
Cross Country

  • Ran in four meets, with a personal-best 8K time of 24:49.9 at the SEC Championships

Indoor

  • Ran in two meets; part of a fourth-place finish in the distance medley relay at the Jim Green Invitational

Personal 

  • Birthday: July 17
  • Parents: Terri and Andy Griffin
  • Siblings: Emory and Baylor Griffin
  • Major: Finance and business analytics
  • Hobbies: Fishing and golf
  • Favorite sports teams: Chicago Cubs, Los Angeles Lakers
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