Friedrich Grott
Friedrich Grott

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Potsdam, Germany

Height:
6-2

Event:
Fly/IM

Experience:
1L


02/17/2012

Crespo, Gyurko Shine For TCU on Day Three

Both set TCU records in Houston

01/18/2012

Horned Frogs Host Crosstown Rival on Senior Night

TCU men welcome SMU to Fort Worth, women travel to North Texas

12/17/2011

Horned Frogs Lead After Day One in San Antonio

Men and women grab top spot

11/30/2011

Horned Frogs Set for Texas Invitational

TCU swimmers and divers in action in Austin this weekend

11/12/2011

TCU Notches Wins on East Coast

Frog men knock off Seton Hall and St. Peter's, women down Seton Hall

2011 All-Mountain West - 200 Fly, 400 Medley Relay
2010 All-Mountain West - 200 Fly
2009 All-Mountain West - 100 Fly, 200 Fly, 200 IM

School Records:
200 Fly (1:46.34 - 2009)

Personal Bests

100-free - 48.20
100-fly - 47.99
200-fly - 1:46.34
200-individual medley - 1:49.16
400-individual medley - 3:57.68

Senior Season (2011-12): Competed in the 200 IM (13th, 1:53.03), 100 Fly (ninth, 49.88) and 20 fly (eighth, 1:51.92) at the C-USA Invite ... ranked fourth on the squad in the 100 and 200 fly ... finished second in the 100 and 200 fly versus Wyoming ... member of second place 200 and 400 medley relay squads at Seton Hall/St. Peter's ... took fourth in the 200 fly at UIW Invite.

Junior Season (2010-11)
: An all-conference selection in the 200-fly for the third-straight year ... Notched a 1:51.29 in the 200-fly prelims and followed with a 1:53.22 that was good for sixth place in the finals ... Suited up the butterfly leg of TCU's 400-medley relay that was second at the conference meet in a TCU-record time of 3:12.50 ... His seasonal-best in the 100-fly was a 48.84 at the MWC Championships ... Finished seventh in that event to just miss all-MWC accolades ... Hit his best 200-fly for the season at the U.S. Short Course National Championships with a 1:49.32 ... Racked up four wins during the dual season

Sophomore Season (2009-10): All-MWC selection in the 200-fly ... Clocked at 23.68 for the 50-fly during the Elite Pro-Am Swim Meet, 49.78 in the 100-fly at the MWC Championships and 1:50.10 in the 200-fly at the MWC Championships ... 200-fly effort earned his All-MWC honors ... Hit season-bests in the 200-IM with a 1:52.53 and in the 400-IM with a 4:07.62 ... Also swam the 100-breast, clocking a 1:02.94 in a tri-dual against Centenary and UALR

Freshman Season (2008-09): Joined the Frogs' roster in January ... Named All-MWC in the 200-IM, 100- and 200-fly ... Earned TCU Male MVP Swimming Award ... Snapped Dave Weintraub's 100-fly program record from 1992 with a clocking of 47.99 for fifth place ... Broke former Frog All-American Walter Soza's 200-fly benchmark with a record time of 1:46.34 for bronze at the MWC Championships ... Was a member of the fastest 200-medley relay (1:29.36) in TCU history, claiming another bronze medal ... Was the fastest Frog of the year in the 200-IM (1:49.16) with a fifth place finish at the MWC Championships ... Finished fifth in the 400-IM (3:57.68) at the Austin Grand Prix ... Earned two event wins in the spring, claiming his first collegiate victory in the 200-IM against Centenary on Jan. 17 ... Picked up a 200-fly win at Incarnate Word while also earning runner-up honors in the 200-IM and 100-fly ... Was a member of four winning relays in the spring, including the 200-free and 200-medley relay wins over Utah

Personal: Son of Karsten and Heidemarie Grott ... Has an older sister, Saskia ... Majoring in television, film and digital media

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