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  Andy Grant
Andy Grant

Player Profile
Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Livermore, CA

High School:
Livermore

Height / Weight:
6-6 / 208

Event:
Free/Back

Experience:
3V

Major:
Computer Science

All-American Honors 200 Back - 2006
200 Free - 2005, 2006
400 Free Relay - 2005, 2006
800 Free Relay - 2005

Pacific-10 Champion
200 Free - 2005
800 Free Relay - 2004, 2005

School Records
200 Free - 1:33.97 (2005)

Andy Grant in the Stanford Record Book
1. 200 Free - 1:33.97 (2005) 6. 500 Free - 4:17.28 (2005) 12. 200 Back - 1:44.16 (2006)

National Competition: Will be a member of the 25-man United States team that will compete at the Pan American Games in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil in 2007 ... Will be a member of the 4 x 200 free relay ... Competed in the 200 meter free at the 2006 United States National Championship ... Earned a silver medal in the 800m free relay at the 2002 Summer Senior Nationals ... Took home a bronze medal in that event in 2003 ... Competed at the 2004 USA Swimming National Championships, taking seventh in the 100 free.

2005-06 Season (Junior): Gained All-American honors at the NCAA Championship in the 200 free and 200 back, and also as a member of the 400 free relay ... At the Pac-10 Championship, played a major role in securing Stanford's 25th league title as he anchored the second place 400 free relay, finished third in the 200 free, ran the second leg on the third place 800 free relay and placed fifth in the 200 back ... Also was a finalist in the 500 free.

2004-05 Season (Sophomore): Set the school record at the NCAA's with a time of 1:33.97 in the 200 yard freestyle (third place) at the NCAA Championship ... Crowned the Pac-10 champion in the 200 free (1:34.38) ... His time of 4:17.28 in the 500 yard freestyle at the Pac-10 Championship is a career-best and sixth-best in school history ... Placed fourth with a time of 1:44.93 in the 200 backstroke at the Pac-10's ... Had a career-best time of 1:44.53 in the 200 backstroke against California ... Also a member of the Pac-10 record setting 800 free relay team (6:18.71) ... Swam the second leg on the 800 free relay team which finished fifth at the NCAA's ... Swan the third leg on Stanford's 400 free relay team which finished eighth at the NCAA's ... An All Pac-10 Honorable Mention Academic selection.

2003-04 Season (Freshman): Took seventh in the 1650 free at the Pac-10 Championships, touching the wall in a season-best 15:23.37 ... Turned in a season-best time of 1:37.06 in the 200 free against California ... Finished 10th overall at Pac-10s (second in the consolation final) in the 500 free with a season-best time of 4:23.69.

High School: A 2003 graduate of Livermore High School in Livermore, Calif. ... Four-year letterwinner in both swimming and water polo ... Coached by Pat Avilla (swimming) ... Two-time Bay Area Athlete of the Week (2002) ... The 2002 & 2003 NCS finalist and gold medalist in the 200 and 500 free ... The 2002 Interscholastic Swimming Team All-American ... Finalist for Athlete of the Year ... Holds high school records in the 50, 100, 200, 500 freestyle events as well as the 100 backstroke and 100 butterfly ... Member of San Ramon Valley Livermore Aquatics club.

Cardinal Catalogue: Computer Science major ... Parents are Brian and Sharon Grant ... Has one brother, David (22), who competes in triathalons, and one sister, Liane (17), who competes in swimming and water polo ... Born in Walnut Creek ... Full name is Andrew William Grant.

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