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Boys' hockey: Noah Griswold

By Tim Kolehmainen, Breakdown Sports Media, 07/24/20, 11:00AM CDT


Holy Angels' soft-handed sniper

The Noah Griswold file

  • Name: Noah Griswold
  • School: Holy Angels
  • Class: Junior
  • Honors: Breakdown Top 75 juniors
  • Coach comment: "Great hands with a very heavy shot. Has the ability to make top end plays all over the rink. Second in state in AA scoring as a sophomore with 53 points and top 10 in both class with 38 assists." — Holy Angels coach Patrick Griswold

Q and A

Give me a short scouting report on yourself as a player. What are your strengths?

  • I believe I'm a team first player, and do whatever it takes for the team to win. I workout daily and shoot pucks on a regular basis thus possess a heavy shot. I like to set up my teammates as well. I'm strong on my skates like a power skating forward.

Can you tell us one unusual thing about yourself that others may not know?

  • I like to go off roading in my Jeep. My hobbies outside hockey are golf and lifting weights.

What's the best part of playing high school hockey and why?

  • I love HS hockey because there's no better place to play hockey. I like to play for my teammates and the student body. No other state has it.

Tell me about the outlook for your team this year. What are the strengths of your team?

  • My outlook for our team is very high. We have a strong group coming back along with some young talent coming in. We lost three strong defenseman who I consider good friends as well as great athletes.

What type of training do you do in the offseason?

  • Weightlifting, overspeed training, skill development, shooting pucks daily and stickhandling.

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