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Sun Valley High long snapper commits to NC State

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Sun Valley High senior Tyler Griffiths has committed to play football at North Carolina State University after graduation.

Griffiths is a long snapper for the Spartans and is accepting a full scholarship.

"My parents, my whole family, everybody is really supportive," Griffiths said. "My friends, the whole school -- everybody has always pushed me to get better. I really wouldn't be here without everybody who loved me and cared enough to push me where I'm at right now."

Griffiths has only been a long snapper for 15 months. He says he decided to pick up the position after realizing he was a bit too small to play college football at any other position.

Griffiths said that attending a Rubio Long Snapping camp helped him get to where he is today.

"He's basically the most credible long-snapping coach in the country," Griffiths said. "He's a great guy and he helps a lot of kids get to college."

Sun Valley hosts Hough High on Aug. 21.

Tyler Griffiths showed off some of his trick shot skills for us.

You can watch more here:

Trick Shot 1
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Trick Shot 5
Trick Shot 6

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