Glen Gardner, N.J.
Commodores narrowly miss qualifying for NCAA Nationals
Van Geffen Leads Commodores to Best Finish in Regionals Since 2010
Vanderbilt is one of seven ranked teams in the women's field
Men's and women's cross country, football and soccer student-athletes honored
National award presented to student-athlete who best displays character, teamwork and citizenship
2016 Fall SEC Academic Honor Roll
2015 Fall SEC Academic Honor Roll
2015 First-Year SEC Academic Honor Roll
Major: Economics and Political Science
DeFabrizio's times on TFRRS.com.
2016: Posted a time of 33:40.2 (124th) at the NCAA South Regionals. … Finished fifth for Vanderbilt and 89th overall at the SEC Championships with a time of 27:00.10. … Posted a time of 27:06.50 (117th) at the Crimson Classic. … Posted a time of 26:50.10 (143rd) at the Notre Dame Invitational. … Was fourth for Vanderbilt and 114th overall at the Commodore Classic with a time of 26:41.6. … Posted a time of 16:21.1 (48th) at the Belmont Opener.
2014: At the SEC Championships, he ran a 31:02.30... Ran a 28:32.41 at the Florida State Invitational... Competed in the Roy Griak Invitational with a time of 29:58.0... Finished the Commodore Classic with a 27:53.73... Posted a time of 16:46.82 at the Belmont Opener in his collegiate debut for the Commodores.
Personal: Son of Mike and Joy DeFabrizio. Sam enjoys writing and wants to be a published author in the future. He swam competitively for a number of years before switching to running full time; he now does triathlons in his free time. Sam considers himself "an aspiring good person" and "a dabbler in many things but an expert in none."