Griggs joins Creighton Rowing as their first ever rigger. He rowed for the
men’s heavyweights at the Naval Academy from 1976-1980. He rowed in the
First Varsity Eight his junior and senior year, winning the Intercollegiate
Rowing Association Championship in 1980. After taking a 21-½ year rowing
hiatus as an officer of Marines, Griggs started rowing at the master’s level
after retirement and has rowed with clubs in Northern Virginia, Kansas City,
Afghanistan, and now Omaha. He has competed at the master’s level in
Boston and Philadelphia and at the National Masters Championship in New Jersey.