Grandon Smith
Grandon Smith
Height: 5-10
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Newtown, Conn.
High School: Newtown
Events: Distance

2016-17: 

Indoor: Team MVP ... Finished third in the 600 meter run at the Pioneer Invitational (1/21) in 1:25.25 ... Finished 13th in the 600 meter run at the Division III New England Championships (2/17-18) with a season-best time of 1:24.11 ... Finished fourth in the 1000 meter run at the Middlebury Winter Classic (1/14) with a season-best time of 2:36.73 ... Posted a season-best time of 53.36 seconds in the 400 meter run at the Dartmouth Relays (1/8) ... Ran a season-best 1:57.65 in the 800 meter run at the Boston University David Hemery Invitational (2/10-11).

Outdoor: Team MVP ... At the NAC Championships (4/30), won conference title in the 800 meter run in 1:59.37, finished third in the 5000 meter run in 15:48.53, and helped the 4x400 meter relay team to a third-place finish with a time of 3:40.78 ... Finished third in the 800 meter run at the Springfield College Classic (4/22) with a season-best time of 1:56.99 ... Finished in 18th place in the 800 meter run at the Division III New England Championship (5/4-6) with a time of 1:57.62.

2015-16: 

Outdoor: At the NAC Championships (5/1), finished second in the 800 meter run in 2:02.55 and third in the 1500 meter run in a season-best time of 4:14.08, plus he helped the 4x400 meter relay team finish in third place with a total time of 3:42.21 ... Finished third in the 800 meter run at the Panther Spring Invitational (4/16) with a season-best time of 1:59.00 ... Finished third in the 800 meter run at the Springfield College Invitational (4/23) with a time of 1:59.43.