Cory Griffith

#2 Cory Griffith

Pos. F
Ht. 5-6
Yr. Jr.
Hometown Lemont, Ill.
High School (Prev. School) Providence Catholic

2016: Saw action in all 19 matches as a sophomore, starting on 14 occasions ... a Second Team All-Horizon League honoree ... played a total of 1,260 minutes on the year ... ranked second on the team with seven goals and 17 points, as well as third with three assists ... closed season ninth in the Horizon League in goals and points ... also ranked eighth among league players with 41 shot attempts ... set new Valpo single-season program record with five match-winning goals, tying for league-high honors ... recorded second career brace Aug. 26 in 2-0 win over New Mexico State ... assisted on goals in back-to-back fixtures Sept. 9 against Fort Wayne and Sept. 11 at Western Michigan ... recorded match-winning tally Sept. 18 in non-league win over Morehead State ... scored the decisive goal in back-to-back Horizon League victories against Milwaukee (Sept. 28) and Green Bay (Oct. 1) ... named Horizon League Offensive Player of the Week Oct. 3 ... broke Valpo's single-season record for game-winning goals while helping Crusaders secure berth in Horizon League Championship, scoring two goals in 2-1 win at Northern Kentucky Oct. 28 ... earned final Offensive Player of the Week accolade from league office Oct. 31 ... tallied assist in league tournament action at Oakland Oct. 31 ... member of Horizon League Academic Honor Roll.

2015: Appeared in 13 matches off the bench for the Crusaders in her first season at Valpo ... scored three goals to lead all Crusader freshmen ... scored her first career goal against Eastern Washington Sept. 11 ... found the back of the net twice in Horizon League win at Youngstown State Sept. 26 ... tallied nine shots on the season, five of which were on goal ... played 449 minutes.

Prep: Played just her senior season for the Celtics ... an All-Sectional and All-Conference choice ... also earned two letters in volleyball ... played club soccer for Chicago Inter ... helped club to back-to-back MRL titles and a third-place finish at the Disney Showcase ... led Chicago Inter in goal scoring in each of the last four years ... member of National Honor Society.

Personal: Cory is the daughter of William and Roberta Griffith ... major is business marketing.