#40 Griffin Gearhardt

Attacker

Class Junior
Position Attacker
Hometown Memphis, Tenn.
High School Hutchison School

HONORS
2019 AAC All-Academic Team
2017-18 SEC First-Year Academic Honor Roll

CAREER HIGHS: 
Goals: 2 vs. Furman (2/24/18)
Assists: 2 (twice) last vs Florida (5/2/19)
Points: 2 (three times) last vs Florida (5/2/19)
Ground Balls: 2 (twice) last vs UConn (4/14/19)
Draw Controls: None
Caused Turnovers: 2 vs Butler (3/24/19)

Sophomore (2019): 

  • Played in 12 games off the bench as a sophomore attacker
  • Was fifth on the team in assists with nine, including two in the AAC semifinals against Florida
  • Scored twice on the season for 11 total points
  • Finished the season fifth in the AAC in assists per game with a 1.50 mark

Freshman (2018):

  • Appeared in eight games for the Dores as a freshman attacker, scoring two goals
  • Vanderbilt’s only player from the state of Tennessee
  • Scored her first two collegiate goals in Vandy’s 19-7 win over Furman on February 24

High School: 

  • Four-year starter for David Gearhardt at the Hutchison School
  • Four-time state champion and amassed a 82-8 record in her four years
  • Named a first team US Lacrosse All-American all four years and an USL Academic All-American her junior and senior year
  • Won the US Lacrosse Jackie Pitts Award her senior year which is given to the player who combines academic and service as well as leadership with athletic accomplishments
  • Recipient of the Marjorie Hudson Wright Senior Award for outstanding contribution to the athletics program
  • Four-time first team All-State, three-time Lacrosse Magazine Player of the Week, and two-time Memphis Commercial Appeal Player of the Year
  • Set school records for career assists (317) and points (645) along with single season records for assists (94) and points (181

Personal: 

  • Sara Griffin Gearhardt
  • Prefers to be called Griffin
  • Born March 17, 1999 in Memphis, Tenn
  • Daughter to Meg and David Gearhardt
  • Has an older sister Loring and older brother Byers
  • Loring plays lacrosse at Johns Hopkins