Korey Jeffries
Korey Jeffries
Height: 5-10
Year: Gr.
Hometown: Gloucester City, N.J.
High School: Gloucester City
Previous College: Rowan College at Gloucester County
Major: MBA

Personal Records:
5 miles – 28:09.7 (CACC Championship – 2016)
8K – 27:16.95 (Don Cathcart Invite – 2016)
10K – 34:01.6 (NCAA Division II Regionals – 2016)

2016: All-CACC (7th) – competed in the final five meets of the year for the Wildcats – earned All-CACC honors after finishing seventh at the CACC Championships with a time of 28:09.7, the third finisher for the Wildcats to help them to a victory – finished 24th overall at the St. Leo Invitational with an 8K time of 29:09.86 – fastest 8K time came at the Don Cathcart Invite, finishing 26th overall with a time of 27:16.95 – placed 65th overall at the NCAA Division II Regional with a 10K time of 34:01.6 – also ran at the Bruce Kirsch Cup.

At Gloucester County: Competed in cross country and track at Rowan College at Gloucester County – earned a double associates in both accounting and business administration – two-time NJCAA Division II All-American honor in cross country – two-time NJCAA Division II National Championship runner-up – named First Team NJCAA All-American – named the NJCAA Division II Runner of the Week twice in his career.

High School: Four-year letterwinner in track at Gloucester City High School for head coach Elizabeth Light – named First Team All-Tri-County in the 1600m event – named Second Team All-Tri-County in the 3200m event – named Honorable Mention All-Tri-County in the 4x400 relay – also played soccer at Gloucester City High School – named Honorable Mention in soccer – National Honor Society member – Quill and Scroll – honor roll student.

Personal: Korey Jeffries – son of Stephen and Marybeth Jeffries – has an older sister, Kasey, and an older brother, Kyle – graduated with his bachelors in accounting and finance from Wilmington University in 2016 – working towards his MBA in grad school at Wilmington University – from Gloucester City, N.J. – the most played song on his iPod is Washed Out’s “Hold Out” – favorite athlete is Fernando Torres – favorite professional sports team is Newcastle United FC – if he could do anything besides be a professional athlete, he would want to be a contractor for the Air Force – considers his parents his role models.