Griffin Herring is a left-handed baseball pitcher who currently represents the LSU Tigers Baseball team in NCAA Division 1 tournament. With Griffin Herring as a key contributor, Southlake Carroll won its third 6A state title in the past four years. MaxPreps has named him an All-American for 2022. In 2022, he was also named the Dallas Morning News MVP.
A native of Southlake, Texas, Griffin was born in the 2000s and he is a freshman at LSU. There is no information available regarding his parents or his siblings. We will keep you updated once we get a hand on it. In 2019, the Southlake Carroll lefthander who had previously been unknown tossed 4.2 scoreless innings against the nation’s top-ranked Argyle team. He only gave up one hit, struck out ten hitters, and ultimately won the game for his team.
It was his final regular-season game before an injury interrupted his debut season. Then COVID-19 erased his second year of college. During his final year, Herring was unhittable on the mound, as he went a combined 47 innings without allowing a run. It all came to an end in the 6A state playoffs at Dell Diamond in Round Rock, when Fort Bend Ridge Point scored a seventh-inning run to give Carroll a 6-1 victory.
Griffin Herring Career
In his lone appearance at the state tournament, Herring went the whole and struck out 13. He faced Keller, a district opponent, in the regional finals and pitched a full-game shutout, allowing only two hits and striking out eight hitters. Herring first pledged his allegiance to LSU in October of 2018, months before he ever threw a varsity pitch, and he maintained that allegiance through a change in coaching staff the following year in 2021.
Herring’s draft stock increased as his strikeout total went up this year. He arranged a session with a few Major League Baseball organizations in advance of the draft, he is ready and eager to pitch for the Tigers anyway. In 2022, he led Southlake Carroll to the state championship with a 13-1 record, 0.24 ERA, 145 strikeouts in 87 innings, and 47.1 consecutive innings without allowing a run. In the postseason for Southlake in 2022, he went a perfect 6-0 with 71 strikeouts and an ERA of 0.19.
- Blue Bell/Texas Sports Writers Association’s Class 6A all-state baseball team selected him as the team’s MVP.
- According to Perfect Game, he was listed as the third-best left-handed pitcher in the state of Texas.
- As a left-handed pitcher, Perfect Game graded him as the 28th-best in the country.
Griffin Herring Biography
|Real Name||Griffin Herring|
|Age (as of 2023)||18-20s|
|Birth Place||Southlake, Texas, U.S.|
|College||Louisiana State University|
|Height||in feet inches – 6’ 2” – in Centimeters – 187 cm|
|Weight||in Kilograms – 88 kg – in Pounds – 195 lbs|
|Who is his girlfriend?||None|
Griffin Herring has been able to keep his private life under wraps. In addition, there are no pictures of her from any of her previous relationships, suggesting he is currently single. He is currently devoted primarily to furthering his baseball career.
Griffin Herring Net Worth
Griffin Herring’s current net worth is unknown. Because of his prominence on social media, it’s possible that brands will approach him with endorsement and sponsorship opportunities, but we don’t know for sure. His burgeoning career and high-profile debut abroad have us convinced that he will soon accumulate a considerable fortune.