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Morgan Griffith: Shippensburg basketball

College signing

November 15, 2012
The Altoona Mirror

Name: Morgan Griffith

High school: Hollidaysburg

Hometown: Hollidaysburg

Sport: Basketball

Position: Post/center

College choice: Shippensburg University

Other colleges considered: Millersville, Lock Haven, Clarion

Why I picked Shippensburg: "It was very homey. I loved the team and especially loved the coaches. I fit in right away, and it's close to home.''

Greatest high school achievement: "Winning back-to-back [District 6 Class AAA championships].''

Coach Deanna Jubeck's quote: "Once Morgan realized her potential as a post player, she became a constant force on the baseline. Her dedication has given her an opportunity to continue playing basketball at Shippensburg University.''

How I got my start playing basketball: "I played because my sisters played.''

Favorite college growing up: Penn State

Other interests: Hanging out with friends and family

What getting to play in college means to me: "It means so much to me. All my hard work is finally paying off. I get to continue playing the sport I love.''

Probable college major: Undecided

Parents: Robin and Steve Patton

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