Grant  Norton
Grant Norton

Class:
Sophomore

Hometown:
Scotia, NY

High School:
Scotia-Glenville

10/28/2017

Men Third, Women Seventh in Record Setting Day at MAAC Championship

Kibet and Forman Earn All-Conference Honors

09/09/2017

Men Fifth, Women Sixth at Nassaney Invitational

Freshman Serkes and Canavan Lead the Way

08/02/2017

Total of 153 Saints Named to MAAC Academic Honor Roll

Saints Cap Another Banner Year in the Classroom

05/07/2017

Forman Takes 1500m MAAC Championship Title

Men and Women Finish Seventh in Second MAAC Championship

04/22/2017

Kibet & Sericolo Highlight UAlbany Spring Classic

Ten Top-10 Finishes For the Saints

11/20/2017

Cross Country at MAAC Championships (10/28/17)

Cross Country at MAAC Championships (10/28/17)

09/28/2017

2017 Siena Cross Country/Track Photo Day

2017 Siena Cross Country/Track Photo Day

09/18/2017

Cross Country at Monmouth Invitational (9/16/17)

Cross Country at Monmouth Invitational (9/16/17)

05/24/2017

2017 MAAC Outdoor Track Championship

2017 MAAC Outdoor Track Championship

AS A FRESHMAN:
  • Set the school record in the 4x100m relay at the MAAC Outdoor Championship
  • Took seventh place in the 4x400m relay at the MAAC Outdoor Championship

BEFORE SIENA:
  • Ran cross country and track all four years at Scotia-Glenville High School
  • NYSPHSAA State Tournament Silver Medal in Indoor Track
  • Captain of the cross country and track teams junior and senior year
  • Received the 110%Award in 2013 and the "Can" Award in 2016 for cross country
  • Three-time Most Valuable Athlete for Track
  • Named Most Valuable Freshman in 2013

PERSONAL:
  • Son of Teresa Norton
  • Has one brother (Casey)
  • Major is currently Economics

GETTING TO KNOW GRANT:

    Nickname: G
    Major: Economics
    What I like most about Siena: The People
    Another Siena sport I follow: Basketball
    My goal for the upcoming season: Become faster and stronger
    My biggest fear is: heights
    My hobbies are: Hiking, Fishing
    If I could travel anywhere, I would go to: Sorrento, Italy
    If I was stuck on a deserted island, the one thing I would bring: running clothes
    My before game routine: I always eat Graham Crackers
    Best advice I have ever received: Train like you've never won and race like you've never lost.
    Person I look up to the most: My Dad
    Three words that describe me: energetic, happy, determined
    Sport/position I always wanted to try: Mid-distance
    When I'm not playing, you can find me: Outside
    My dream job: CEO
    If I could have any pet, I would have: A dog
    My dream car: Maserati

    Favorites
    TV show: Friends
    Vacation spot: Sorrento, Italy
    Color: Purple
    Sports Team: New England Patriots
    Flavor of ice cream: Double Dark Chocolate
    App: Pokemon-Go
    Animal: Dogs
    Food: Spaghetti
    Pro athlete: Matthew Centrowitz

NORTON'S CAREER RESULTS

PERSONAL BEST TIMES
800m: 1:58.44 (2016)
1000m: 2:41.57 (2015)
Mile: 4:35.46 (2015)
3000m: 9:26.62 (2014)