Riley McDermott
Year: Freshman
Hometown: Frederick, Md.
High School: Middletown
Position: Middle Distance
Major: Undeclared
House Affiliation: Mather

Career Bests:
400m - 50.94
500 - 1:08.76

Ran a personal best of 50.94 in the 400 at the Boston University Bruce Lehane Scarlet and White Invitational… Recorded a career fastest 1:08.76 in the 500 at the Boston University David Hemery Valentine Invitational.

Before Harvard:
800m - 1:51.67

“Riley is a fierce competitor and we are excited to add him to our middle distance squad.  He was third at the New Balance Outdoor Championship in the 800m as a junior and was the Maryland State Champion in the 800 his junior and senior year.  I’m looking forward to working with him and excited for what he’ll bring to our group.”