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Griffin Kology

Defense
Position
6'2''
Height
200 lbs.
Weight
Sophomore
Class
Chatham, N.J
Hometown
Richmond
Previous School
Chatham HS
High School
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Griffin Kology - Men's Lacrosse - Virginia Cavaliers

UNIVERSITY OF RICHMOND

  • Second Team All-SoCon & All-Freshman selection (May 3)
  • Started in 15 out of the Spiders’ 16 total games at close defense
  • Caused a career-high five turnovers and picked up two ground balls against Mercer (April 16)
  • SoCon Defensive Player of the Week (April 4)
  • Picked up a career-high six ground balls and caused one turnover against then-No. 2 Virginia (April 2)
  • Posted two caused turnovers against No. 4 Georgetown (March 12) and UMBC (March 20)
  • Caused three turnovers against St. Bonaventure (March 1)
  • Made his first career start against Marist (Feb. 19)
  • Caused one turnover and picked up one ground ball against Marist
  • Made his collegiate debut against No. 4 North Carolina (Feb. 11)

HIGH SCHOOL

  • US Lacrosse All-American (2021)
  • Chatham Defensive MVP (2021)
  • Group 3 State champion (2021)
  • NJAC First Team All-Conference (2021)
  • Northwest Jersey Athletic Conference First Team (2021)
  • Pitt Fitch First Team All-League (2021)
  • Pitt Fitch All-League Honorable Mention (2019)
  • Played club for Leading Edge

PERSONAL

  • Son of Kevin and Gail Kology
  • Has two sisters, Regan and Lara, and one brother, Kyle
  • Brother, Kyle, played lacrosse at Virginia from 2018-21 and was member of the 2019 and 2021 national championship teams
  • Sister, Regan, swam for Harvard (2014-18)
  • Sister, Lara, plays lacrosse at University of Florida
  • Cousin, John Crotty, played basketball at UVA from 1987-91, and played in the NBA from 1992-2003.
  • AP Scholar
  • Member of National Honor Society

WHY UVA?

  • “UVA offers everything I want in a college experience. The academics are great, and the town of Charlottesville is a special place. The school has a long history of incredible school spirit and culture. Also, the lacrosse program is stellar.”