Posted On: 08/12/15 7:00 PM

About The Team

The TFH Hawks are one of those teams that gave players an opportunity to play on a level that very few other would give them. TFH, which coach Stephen Griffin told us, stands for Ten For Him is a reference to spending just 10 minutes in prayer each day. It was something that the team bought into heavily to where instead of just praying before and after games and practices, the guys were asking to pray as a team before meals.

The other unique story with his team was something else that he shared with us earlier in the summer then touched on again recently. His son Matthew Griffin is 18 years old and severely autistic. His younger brother Noah is one of the leaders on the team and Matthew doesn't miss a game. Here is a little bit about what he told us earlier this summer:

"Although Matthew is not verbal he has affected so many lives.  From the inner city kid from New Orleans last year who took it upon himself to look after Matthew at one tournament, to the families in Thibodeaux, Louisiana who always went out of their way to make him comfortable to the tournament

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