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Paul Griggs
Paul Griggs

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Charlotte, N.C.

High School:
Charlotte Latin

Height / Weight:
6-1 / 197

Position:
Kicker



11/21/2014

Tracking the Boilermakers

News & Notes on Purdue Athletics.

11/08/2014

Purdue Falls to No. 25 Wisconsin, 34-16

Feichter records 12 tackles, interception and fumble recovery.

09/27/2014

Boilermakers Fall to Iowa, 24-10

Akeen Hunt ran for 90 yards on 14 carries to lead Purdue.

09/20/2014

Purdue Tops Southern Illinois, 35-13

Boilermakers converted two first-quarter turnovers into touchdowns.

08/30/2014

Boilermakers Open Season with 43-34 Win Over Western Michigan

Mostert rushes for 146 yards in victory.

2013: Academic All-Big Ten ... appeared in 11 games ... went 6 for 12 on field goal attempts with a long of 47 yards ... went 21 for 22 on PATs .... Hit 2 of 3 field goals against Indiana State on Sept. 7 ... went 1 for 2 with a career-long 47 yarder against No. 21 Notre Dame on Sept. 14 ... connected on a 24-yard field goal at No. 24 Wisconsin on Sept. 21 ... tied career-long with a 47-yard field goal against Northern Illinois on Sept 28 ... hit a 36-yard field goal at Indiana on Nov. 30.

2012: Appeared in nine games as a true freshman ... connected on 4 of 7 field goal attempts and 16 of 18 PATs ... made first collegiate field against Marshall from 34 yards out on Sept. 29 ... went 2 for 2 on field goal attempts against Michigan on Oct. 6 ... kicked game-winning, 46-yard field goal as time expired at Iowa on Nov. 10.

High School: Ranked as the No. 3 kicker in the nation and a three-star prospect by Scout.com ... three-star prospect and No. 5 kicker in the nation by Rivals.com ... 2012 U.S. Army All-American Bowl participant ... Hit a 57-yard field goal in the first game of his senior year ... 2011 Associated Press All-State North Carolina, All-Observer Football First Team, All-Mecklenburg Football First Team Kicker, All-South Charlotte News Team, Selected as 2012 Felix "Doc" Blanchard Award Nominee, selected for 2012 USA Football U-19 National Team, Oasis All-Star Shrine Classic Game, NCISAA Football Division I All-State, 2011 CISAA All-Conference, top five finalist WSOC-TV Big 22 High School Football Players, finalist Kicker of the Year Greater Charlotte Football Awards ... 2010 NCISAA All-State first team, CISAA All-Conference and AP All-State for North Carolina as a junior ... was 8 for 11 with a long of 48 yards in 2010 ... high school coach was Larry McNulty.

Personal: Given name is Paul William Griggs ... born July 18, 1994 ... double major in economics and finance ... enjoys golfing.