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Jake Riff
Jake Riff

Class:
Sophomore

Hometown:
Princeton Junction, N.J.

High School:
West Windsor Plainsboro South HS

Height:
5-11


Cross Country Personal Records
5k - 16:34.56 (2013 Coastal Carolina Invitational)
8k- 25:58.17(2013 Blue Ridge Open)

2014 Outdoor Track & Field: Turned in a 1,500m time of 4:06.67 at the Battle of the Beaches to place third before finishing sixth in the 1,500m at the Winthrop Invitational with a time of 4:09.76 ... Finished 15th in the 800m at the PalmettoClassic with a time of 2:08.49 ... Ran the mile in 4:35.89 at the Shamrock Invitational ... Completed the 3,000m in 9:14.29 at the CCU Invitational ... Was named to the 2013-14 Big South Presidential Honor Roll.

2013 Cross Country:
Ran in five meets for the Chanticleers ... Placed 13th at the Coastal Carolina Invitational with a 5k time of 16:34 ... Was the fourth Chant to cross at the Big South Preview ... Ran the 8k Paul Short Run in 26:42 ... Crossed third for the Chants at the Blue Ridge Open, setting an 8k personal record of 25:58.17 ... Finished fourth for the Chants, 32nd overall, at the Big South Championship, completing the 8k course in 27:59.

At WW-P South HS: Was named team captain and MVP as a senior ... Crossed fourth at the 5k group 4 state championships and was named county champion in 2012 ... Finished 21st overall at the NJSIAA Meet of Champions in 2011 ... Holds a 5k personal best of 15:12, 3200m personal best of 9:11 and a 1600m personal record of 4:16 ... Set the school and county record in the 4x800m event.

Personal: Full name is Jacob Brendon Riff ... Son of Michael and Dana Riff ... Twin brother Dan is a member of the Coastal Carolina cross country team ... Has an older brother, Eric Marlowe.