Griswold's Honor Roll
On Griswold: Solid defender with outstanding size and strength ... will compete for a starting spot at close defense ... a physical player who has shown a tremendous work ethic ... has worked on becoming more athletic ... switched from No. 41 to No. 14 prior to the 2007 season ... joins fellow Landon alum Rob Morrison on the Terps' squad.
As a junior (2008): Career-best three caused turnovers in season debut in 17-7 win at Mount St. Mary's (2/26) ... also had his first career groundball in the victory over the Mount ... one groundball in 16-4 win over Air Force (3/16) ... helped hold the Falcons scoreless for 44:03 spanning from the end of the first quarter to the final minutes of the fourth.
As a sophomore (2007): Saw playing time in 11-6 season-opening win over Bellarmine (2/17) ... turned in his best performance as a Terp with a career-high two caused turnovers in 13-4 win over Lafayette (3/13) ... helped hold the Leopards to just one goal over the final 45:22 of the game ... helped hold Mount St. Mary's scoreless for a stretch of 37:29 in 18-3 win (3/20).
As a freshman (2006): Made his collegiate debut in 10-4 season opening victory at No. 7 Georgetown (2/25) ... saw his most extensive playing time in 14-2 win over Dartmouth (3/21) ... caused one turnover vs. the Big Green.
Before Maryland: Three-year letterwinner for Coach Rob Bordley ... helped lead the Bears to a 20-2 record and a share of the IAC championship ... also a tremendous football player ... three-year letterwinner on the gridiron ... played defensive end and helped Landon to an 8-2 record and an IAC title as a senior ... team captain ... small school all-state ... second team all-Gazette ... 2005 defensive MVP ... two-time all-IAC.
Personal: Son of Matt and Cindy Griswold ... brother of Jeff and Megan ... chose Maryland because of its lacrosse tradition ... has a 3.17 GPA majoring in operations management.