Women's Volleyball


Meg Griffin
Meg Griffin
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Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Chicago, Ill.

High School:
Mother McAuley

Height:
6-1

Position:
Outside Hitter/Opposite

Birthdate:
02/07/1984

AT ILLINOIS

2004:
Started nine consecutive matches in a row at middle blocker after Jen Hynds was injured on Sept. 13. • Had six matches with six or more kills, including a career-high 10 vs. Indiana. • Hit .750 with a career-high 10 kills in a 3-0 over Indiana • Hit .545 (6-0-11) vs. Wisconsin and had nine blocks vs. Arkansas.

2003:
Appeared in the match with Iowa and recorded one dig and one block.

2002:
Redshirted season • Practiced and traveled with the team but did not compete in any matches.

High School
2001 All-State selection by the Chicago Tribune • 2000 and 2001 all-area team by the Chicago Sun-Times and Daily Southtown • 2000 and 2001 All-State selection by The News-Gazette • Led Mother McAuley to the 2000 Illinois Class AA state championship • Led McAuley with 303 kills and 103 blocks as a senior • Girls Catholic Athletic Conference (GCAC) Player of the Year in 2001 • GCAC all-conference selection in 2000, 2001 • Played on four consecutive GCAC conference championships at McAuley from 1998-2001 • Three-time all-tournament team at Rich East and two-time all-tournament team at Glenbard East • Member of 2nd City club team • Junior Olympics All-American in 1999, 2000 and 2001 • All-tournament team at Nike Challenge in 2000 and 2001.

Personal
Born Feb. 7, 1984 • Full given name is Megan Marie Griffin •Parents are James and Maureen Griffin • Nickname is "Griff" • Majoring in business administration • National Honor Society Member • GCAC All-Conference academic team in 1999 and 2000 • Lists biggest thrill in sports as McAuley winning state in 2000 • Chose Illinois because, "Being from the state, I believe I belong here. It is close to home and has a great volleyball team and strong academic program." • Her aunt, Andrea Delaney, played volleyball at the University of Houston and Lewis University in 1982-83.

Meg Griffin By The Numbers

Overall Statistics
    Year    MP    GP    K     E     TA     Pct.    A   SA   SE   RE   DIG   BS   BA    TB    BE   BHE
    2004    13    35    55    26    140   .207     4    8    2   0     19    2    34    36    2    0
    2003    1     1     0     0     1     .000     0    0    0   0     1     0    1     1     0    0
    Total   14    36    55    26    140   .207     4    8    2   0     22    2    35    37    2    0

Meg Griffin's Career Highs

K:	10 vs. Purdue (9/24/04)
E:	4 vs. Houston (9/17/04)
TA:	23 vs. Ball State (9/17/04)
Pct.:	.750; (10-1-12) vs. Indiana (9/25/04)
A:	2 vs. Houston (9/17/04)
SA:	1 vs. Ball State (9/17/04)
SE:	1 vs. Houston (9/17/04)
D:	2 vs. Ball State (9/17/04)
BS:	1 vs. Houston (9/17/04)
BA:	9 at Arkansas (9/18/04)
TB:	4 at Arkansas (9/18/04)
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