Xavier  Griggs

Portland, Ore.

High School:
Central Catholic HS '13

Height / Weight:
6-1 / 215



CENTRAL CATHOLIC HS: Received three varsity letters for Central Catholic HS, capping his career with 98 tackles in 2012, including 67 solo and 5.0 TFL's... Had consecutive games of 13, 14 and 15 tackles during early season games agaisnt Sheldon HS, Lake Oswego HS and Jesuit HS before posting a season-high 16 in OSAA quarterfinal loss against Tigard HS... Was named all-league first team and defensive MVP as a senior... Garnered 57 tackles (39 solo) during junior campaign, earning all-league second-team honors... Had 25 stops from his linebacker positiion as a sophomore in 2011... Also participated in track and field in sophomore season, earning all-league second-team honors in the triple jump and honorable mention recognition in the long jump.

PERSONAL: Born in Milwaukee, Ore... Has not declared a major...Parents are Ron Griggs and Dawn Griggs... Chose UC Davis because of the football program, the weather and because of family in nearby Merced... Would play basketball if not for football.