The Commodores' men's and women's teams competed in the Belmont Opener to open the season.
Top Times 5K - 16:52.84
2014: Was the third Commodore to cross the line at the Commodore Classic, finishing with a time of 26:15.87. ...Posted a time of 16:08.81 and earned a 38th-place finish, third-best among the Commodores, at the Belmont Opener.
2013: Opened his college career as the Dores' top finisher at the Belmont Opener running the 5K course in 16:52.84... Finished the Commodore Classic at 27:03.03... Finished 50th at the Greater Louisville Classic in 26:43.93... Completed the Crimson Classic in 27:09.07... Was the second Commodore finisher at the SEC Championship in Gainesville, Fla. at 26:12.23, which is a personal best.
High School/Personal/Academics: Top 5K time in high school was 16:41 ... Was third in Alabama Class 6-A in the 3,200 meters during track season with a time of 9:40 ... Son of Michele and David ... Has two brothers, Caleb and Seth ... Born January 9, 1996, in New Orleans, La. ... Van Geffen was named to the 2013-2014 SEC First-Year Academic Honor Roll. Plans to study civil engineering.