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Dannie Griggs
Dannie Griggs
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Vienna, Va.
High School: George Marshall
Position: Throws

Career Best Marks



Shot Put (Indoor)

10.39 meters

Weight Throw (Indoor)

10.97 meters

Discus (Outdoor)

33.89 meters

Hammer Throw (Outdoor)

40.10 meters



  • Tallied the best marks on the team in the outdoor hammer throw (40.10 meters) and outdoor discus (33.89 meters)


  • Major: Physics
  • Participated in four years of swimming and three years of track & field in high school
  • Back-to-back District Champion in the discus
  • National Merit Finalist, Science National Honor Society President
  • Sinfonia Orchestra Headmistress