Griffin Witte
Griffin Witte
Height: 5-8
Weight: 164
Year: Freshman
Hometown: Webster, N.Y.
High School: Webster Thomas
Events: Free/Back
Major: Physical Education

As A Freshman (2019-20)

  • Atlantic 10 Commissioner's Honor Roll honoree
  • A member of the second-place 200-medley relay (1:40.63) in a win at Niagara (1/31)
  • Helped the 200-medley relay and 200-freestyle relay to fifth-place finishes with times of 1:42.47 and 1:31.45, respectively, in a victory over Binghamton (1/20)
  • Was a member of the 400-medley relay and 400-freestyle relay teams’ fifth- and fourth-place finishes with times of 3:43.87 and 3:20.73, respectively, in a win against Canisius (11/15)
  • Part of the 200-freestyle relay team’s third-place finish (1:32.46) at Cornell (11/9)
  • Finished fifth in the 100-backstroke (59.08) in a victory at Colgate (10/12)
  • Took fourth in the 100-backstroke (57.99), third in the 100-freestyle relay (43.63), and fifth in the 50-backstroke (26.53) in season opener at Penn State (10/4)

High School
Two-time All-County First Team selection ... finished top-10 at the NYS Championship meet in the 200-medley relay and 200-freestyle relay ... team MVP ... member of the National Honors Society.

Personal
Son of Missy and Benjamin Whipple ... physical education major ... has three siblings - Jake, Dana and Lily.

2019-20 Top Marks

50 Freestyle SCY 21.69 2020 A-10 Champs 2/20/2020
100 Freestyle SCY 49.29 2019 Zippy Invitational 12/8/2019
200 Freestyle SCY 1:48.03 2019 Zippy Invitational 12/7/2019
500 Freestyle SCY 5:06.81 Cornell vs St Bonaventure 11/9/2019
50 Backstroke SCY 24.75 2019 Zippy Invitational 12/7/2019
100 Backstroke SCY 51.69 2020 A-10 Champs 2/21/2020
200 Backstroke SCY 1:56.67 2020 A-10 Champs 2/22/2020
50 Butterfly SCY 26.03 SprintFest 10/4/2019
100 Butterfly SCY 57.48 Justin Jennings Invite 10/12/2019