Senior claimed the hammer throw title
This year marks the fifth time Lafayette has hosted the event
Lafayette looks to carry momentum into next weekends PL Championships
Senior broke the mark previously set by Steve Feldman '76
McGriff throws a personal best in the hammer throw
3/26/16 - Photos by Rick Smith and Lafayette Athletic Communications
2016-17: Placed sixth at the Spartan Invite with a throw of 37’5.75” in the weight throw…placed fourth in the hammer throw at the Lafayette 7-Way Invite…followed up that performance with a fifth place finish at the VertKlasse Meet…grabbed a fourth place finish at the All-American Invite in the hammer throw, reaching 150’5”
2015-16: Finished third in the weight throw at the Indoor Lehigh Dual Meet with a throw of 40’0.75”…placed fifth in the hammer throw a the Lafayette 7-Way Meet…grabbed a second place finish at the Outdoor Lehigh Dual Meet with a throw of 144’3” in the hammer throw
2014-2015: Sat out entire year after an injury sustained late in the fall.
At Wyomissing Area: A four-year letterwinner in indoor track & field and a three-year letterwinner in indoor track & field and football…served as team captain for both the indoor and outdoor teams…Pennsylvania District III place winner in the shot put...was a Second-Team All-Section performer as a guard in football…an AP Scholar with Distinction, honor roll student and National Honor Society member…was a student tutor…participated in the Latin Club.
Personal: Is the son of Clarence and Theresa Sweitzer…has an older brother, Michael, and an older sister, Kaitlyn.
Shot Put: 47’ 9”
Weight Throw: 47' 5 1/4"
Hammer: 156’ 9’’
Discus: 108’ 5 1/2”