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Griffins repeat Grossmont College won the Chet DeVore Award for athletic superiority in the Pacific Coast Athletic Conference in the 2016-17 school year.
Related: After those two, the list of Griffins who may make the Wings better in the near future gets sparse.
Glenbard West has compiled an 122-3 record during its three-year title streak, while the Griffins defeated New Trier and Lake Park in their two state matches to collect the program's third state trophy.
The Griffins open with Ohlone, a college located 15 miles north of San Jose, in Saturday’s 6 p.m. game at Fresno City College.
The Griffins have singles players Ryan Mitchell and Nikhil Piska and the doubles teams of Declan Merbeth-Will Cooley and Weston Dell-Matt Zuccato alive in consolation play.
The Griffins roster features 18 players who entered the postseason with playoff experience, including three who won the Calder Cup with the team in 2013.
From the Latin root monstrum, a divine messenger of catastrophe, then adapted by the Old French to mean an animal of myriad origins: centaur, griffin, satyr.
The exterior of the Detroit Foundation Hotel is embellished with terra-cotta details, including firefighters' heads, angels and griffins in hats.
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