David Gaffin
David Gaffin
Height: 5'11"
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Burke, Va.
High School: Trinity Christian
Events: Middle Distance
Major: English

2018-19 (Freshman): Competed in six cross country events... Finished 19th at the season-opening Mountainttop Invitational (Aug. 31) with a 5k time of 19:21.2... Set a personal-best in the 8k at the Berry Invitational (Oct. 13) with a time of 28:56.3... Placed 31st at the USA South Championships (Oct. 26) with a time of 29:21.4

High School: Attended Trinity Christian School... Was a gold medalist in the Virginia Independent Schools Athletic Association (VISAA) 4x800 meter relay in back-to-back seasons... Earned a silver medal in the VISAA 800 meter in 2017 and 2018, while setting a personal record at 2:02... Lettered in soccer and helped team to a conference championship in 2017... Graduated summa cum laude

Personal: Parents are Richard and YVonne Gaffin... Has two brothers, Richard and Kyle, and one sister, Rachel... Favorite Bible verse is Proverbs 25:2... Majoring in English

Gaffin's Personal Records:

Cross Country:
5k: 19:21:22 (Mountaintop Invitational, Aug. 31, 2018)
8k: 28:56.35 (Berry Invitational, Oct.13, 2018)

Outdoor Track:
800m: 2:03.23 (Victor Icebreaker Duals, Mar. 2, 2019)
4x400: 3:38.08 - Wallace, Yeager, Tyson (Victor Icebreaker Duals, Mar. 2, 2019)
3000m Steeplechase: 10:52.38 (Rhodes Invitational, Mar. 16, 2019)
4x800m: 7:59.82 - George, Le Mahieu, Yaeger (Rhodes Invitational, Mar. 16, 2019) 

Indoor Track:   
800m: 2:02.64 (Southern Indoor Challenge, Feb. 11, 2019)
DMR: 11:45.29- Wallace, Tueller, Seitz (Tiger Indoor Invitational, Feb. 2, 2019)
4x400 3:41.14 Ben Tyson, Leif Le Mahieu, William Wallace (Southern Indoor Challenge, Feb. 11, 2019)

High School:
800 (track): 2:02