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Cameron Griffith
Cameron Griffith

Cameron Griffith

Jr | 6-2 | Sydney, Australia / Trinity Grammar School

Junior (2017)
Opened up his third season with Arkansas at the Cowboy Preview (Sept. 1) finishing with the top time for the Razorbacks and coming in third overall completing the 5K course at 15:33.30 … In his second meet, he finished eighth overall and second for Arkansas at the Iona Meet of Champions (Sept. 15) … At the Chile Pepper Festival (Sept. 30) he finished as the fifth-best Razorback and in the top-20 overall … He competed at Pre-Nationals (Oct. 14) finishing 76th overall and third for Arkansas … Earned All-SEC first team recognition finishing seventh overall at the SEC Championships (Oct. 27) with a personal best time of 23:53.50 … Competed in the NCAA Cross Country Championships (Nov. 18) placing 86th overall and helping Arkansas come in fifth place overall.

Sophomore (2016)
Part of Arkansas’ top five in two meets this season as the third-best Razorback at the Battle in Beantown (Sept. 16) and the fifth-best Razorback at the Chile Pepper Festival (Oct. 1), during which he posted almost a one minute improvement in 8K with a 24:06.82 performance … Finished 78th overall at the Pre-National Invitational (Oct. 15) in Terre Haute, Indiana … Followed it up with a top-15 finish at the SEC Championship just one spot shy from all conference recognition … Completed his second year with an outstanding showing at the NCAA championship, placing 48th overall – eight spots shy of earning an All-American title.

Freshman (2015)
Finished 66th at the Chile Pepper Festival (Oct. 3) in his collegiate debut with a time of 25:11.20 … Took the top spot for Arkansas at the Pre-Nationals Open Race in Louisville, Kentucky (Oct. 17) … Placed fifth overall with a personal record of 24:54.20 in the 8K … Raced in the SEC Championships (Oct. 30) placing 61st overall with a time of 25:05.40.

High School
Raced to two Australian U18 national titles in the 800-meter and 1500-meter runs in 2013. Claimed the All-School top spot in 2014 in cross country, 800 meters and 1500 meter

Personal
Born on Aug. 31, 1996 … Son of Neil and Kathy Griffith … Has three brothers, Angus, Charlie and Oscar.

 

 

Personal-Best Time

  • 8K: 24:06.82 (Chile Pepper Festival 10/1/16)
  • 10K: 30:32.50 (NCAA Championship 11/19/16)