High School Sports

SLO High diver Blake Griffith earns AAU honor

San Luis Obispo High’s Blake Griffith finished seventh at the Amateur Athletic Union national diving championship last week and earned All-American status in the process.

The senior springboard diver finished with a score of 362.30 in the Group A Boys 1-Meter Finals at the Riverside Aquatics Complex on July 22. His top-12 finish earned the Central Coast Diving team member an All-American Certificate from the AAU.

Christopher LaBella from Laguna Niguel won the event with a score of 418.75.