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  Walker Griffith

Walker Griffith

Player Profile

Class:
Freshman

Hometown:
Greenville, S.C.

High School:
Eastside HS

Height / Weight:
6-0 / 175

Position:
M/D

Birthdate:
02/28/1990

Major:
Business

High School/Club: A three-year letterman on the varsity squad at Eastside... played JV soccer as a freshman... scored 11 goals and added seven assists for 29 points on the JV team... notched five goals and three assists for 13 points his first year on the varsity squad as a sophomore... missed his entire junior year with an ankle injury... returned as a senior to score 50 points on 21 goals and eight assists as the team's leading goal scorer... a team captain as a senior... led Eastside to the championship game of the 3A Upper State Tournament, losing 1-0 to eventual state champion Riverside as a senior... led the team to the semifinals of the 3A Upper State Tournament as a sophomore... earned all-state and all-region honors as a senior... played in the North/South All-Star Game... earned all-tournament honors at the Palmetto Cup and Byres Preseason Invitational.

Major: Marketing.

Personal: Born on Feb. 28, 1990 in Fayetteville, N.C... his father, Bob, was a member of the military... family lived on three different countries; United States, Panama and Puerto Rico.

Favorites: Food - French Fries; Movie - Forrest Gump; TV Show - SportsCenter; Actor - Tom Hanks; Band - Dave Matthews Band; Season - Fall; Book - The Bible; Hero Growing Up - Father; Quote - "You miss 100 percent of the shots you don't take."

 
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