Ten Minutes with John-Tyler Griffin

March 24, 2009

What is your favorite…


Pre-game meal: Wherever we stop

Snack: Love Grapes

Musical artist: Dave Matthews

Actor: Denzel Washington

Actress: Jennifer Love Hewitt (when she was popular)

All-time movie: Gladiator


Please answer the following questions:


As a kid, my sports idol was: Michael Jordan

My game today resembles this player: Tom Purtzer

This team has the best uniform in all of sports: Notre Dame Football

If I could add one tournament to the schedule, it would be: Campbell University’s tournament

My favorite and least favorite drills in practice: Putting, chipping from spots that are impossible

People say I look like this celebrity: A mixture of Brad Pitt, George Clooney, and Fabio

The one thing I can cook really well is: Tuna Salad

I can do this one thing better than almost anyone: Work with children

One thing people might not know about me is: I used to be able to dunk

My dream job would be: Being in a band with John Mayer

My best non-athletic talent is: Guitar

If I could play another sport at Tech, it would be: Basketball

My pre-game ritual includes: It varies

The most talented player I have ever played with/against was: Webb Simpson

My hometown is famous for: Barbecue and tobacco

The most famous person to ever attend my high school was: I’m from Wilson…..

The biggest celebrity I ever met in person was: Michael Jordan

The part of my game I need to improve is: Everything

The most impressive thing about Coach Heppler is: Not kicking me off the team

I can do a really good impression of: Scarface


Which of your teammates best fits this description:


Fastest: John-Tyler Griffin (JT)

Strongest: Adam Cohan

Best dresser: JT

Best singer: William (Bill) Miller

Best dancer: Bill

Best at video games: Paul Haley

Toughest: Cohan

Dirtiest: Taylor Hall

Leader: Cameron Tringale

Eats the most: Cameron

Athletic: JT

Funniest: Taylor

Best at talking to girls: JT

Most likely to surprise people in ’08-09: James (Jimmy) White

I wouldn’t want to fight this guy: Minghao Wang

Talks about his high school days the most: Cohan



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