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Meisheia

Griffin

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#12

Middle Hitter
Height: 6'0"
Year: Sophomore
Hometown: Columbus, Ga.
High School: Columbus

Bio

Academic Honors

Spring 2018 Athletic Director's Honor Roll

Fall 2017 Athletic Director's Honor Roll

2018

Saw action in 92 of GSU’s 95 sets, played in all 26 matches, making 24 starts… Finished the season with 124 blocks (team high, third most in the Sun Belt), and 135 kills (fourth on the team) … Griffin’s 1.35 blocks per set ranked second in the Sun Belt, and 22nd in the NCAA… Her conference marks of 96 total blocks and 1.55 blocks per set were both second best in the Sun Belt and helped the Panthers rank second in blocking among all conference teams… Her 12 blocks on October 13 were the second most by a Sun Belt player in a single match… She recorded 11 blocks in a win over Georgia Southern on November 7… She finished the season with 12 matches of at least five blocks… Griffin had double-digit kills on four occasions, including a season high 12 twice (October 27, November 7) … She hit above .290 in each of her four matches of at least ten kills… Recorded at least five kills in seven straight matches from October 9-October 27.

2017

Played in 28 matches including making 25 starts in her freshman season… Saw action in 106 of the Panther’s 117 sets… Finished with a team best .210 attacking percentage and a team high 76 blocks… Added 176 kills and 22 digs… Tallied double digit kills six times on the season… Recorded a career high 16 kills in a September 9th win against Chattanooga… Three times provided a career high seven blocks in a match… Hit .429 with 14 kills and seven blocks in a November 8th win over Georgia Southern… Accounted for 221.5 points.

Prep

Lettered all four years at Columbus High School under head coach Donna Fleming ... Selected to participate in the Senior All-Star volleyball match in 2016 ... Named to First Team All-State and Player of the Year for Area 1-4A ... Also earned Second Team All Bi-City honors as a sophomore and junior ... Led Columbus to a 44-12 record and a Final Four appearance during her senior season ... Helped Columbus win State Championships in 2013 and 2015 ... Competed for club VolleyOne in Kennesaw, Ga. ... Played crucial role in helping her AAU team reach the national championship in 2016 ... Three-year letterwinner in basketball ... Was an active member of the Beta Club and National Honors Society at Columbus.

Personal

Full name is Jha' Meisheia Michelle Griffin ... Preferred name is Meisheia ... Born Oct. 21, 1998 ... Parents are Velasquez Davis and Alfreda Coppins ... Father is a machine technician and step-mother is a compliance analyst ... Intends to major in Biology ... Enjoys reading and cooking.

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