CPHS Golf: Carson Griggs places fifth at 6A State Championship

 Carson Griggs senior portrait. (Courtesy).

Carson Griggs senior portrait. (Courtesy).

Charles Page High School senior Carson Griggs concluded his high school career Tuesday afternoon at Forest Ridge Golf Club in Broken Arrow with a fifth place finish in the OSSAA 6A State Championship.

Griggs had a rough start to the tournament, tied for 25th place after shooting a 78 in round one. 

The Sandite battled back excellently with the third-lowest score in round two at 71 strokes and ended day one tied for sixth place.

Griggs had the third-best score of round three as well, shooting a 73 to improve to fifth place, tied with Broken Arrow's Gabe Replogle at 222 strokes. 

A four-time State Qualifier, Griggs placed nineteenth as a freshman, twentieth as a sophomore, and was Runner-Up as a junior. He will continue his golfing career at the University of Denver. 

Edmond North's Brock Polhill handily won the tournament with a 211, including a tournament-best round of 67. He was the only athlete to hit sub-seventy in any round. Owasso's Austin Enzbrenner came in runner-up with a score of 215. 

Edmond North won the team title with a score of 881, followed by Owasso at 896.