Griffin staying steady in Israel (Basketball)

January 27, 2012
Kelsey Griffin

Kelsey Griffin of Eagle River played a pivotal role in helping Maccabi Ramat Hen edge Israeli League rival B.C. Habikaa 68-65 in a fight for fourth place.

The former University of Nebraska All-American collected 16 points, 7 rebounds, 3 steals and 2 assists and played all 40 minutes.

Griffin, of Chugiak High fame, made 7 of 12 shots from the floor.

Maccabi is 8-4 on the season, a half-game out of third place. One of Griffin’s teammates is former UAA guard Limor Peleg, who is from Israel.