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    Caroline Grant
    Caroline Grant

    Class:
    Junior

    Hometown:
    Winnetka, Ill.

    High School:
    New Trier

    Height:
    5-5

    Event:
    Diving



    03/26/2014

    Winter Sports Student-Athletes Receive Academic All-Big Ten Nods

    Northwestern with a combined 155 fall and winter honorees thus far

    03/26/2014

    Winter Sports Student-Athletes Receive Academic All-Big Ten Nods

    Northwestern with a combined 155 fall and winter honorees thus far

    11/15/2013

    Badgers Thwart Wildcats Comeback Surge, 162-136

    Northwestern pulls to within seven points late courtesy of a dominant 500 freestyle

    12/02/2012

    Two More NCAA 'B' Cuts Highlight Final Day of Iowa Invitational

    Taylor Reynolds, Felicitas Lenz win events for NU

    11/30/2012

    Fast Swims Highlight Day One at Iowa Invitational

    Several Wildcats top career-best marks; Reynolds dominates 50 freestyle

    2013-14:Academic All-Big Ten...Set new career high in 1-meter dive with 248.93 score vs. Wisconsin (11/15), taking third in the meet...Competed in all three dives at Big Ten Championship...Began year with top 7 finishes in 3-meter and 1-meter dives vs. Illinois/Eastern Michigan (10/18)...Took 5th place vs. WKU (10/25) in 3-meter and 1-meter...Dove in 3-meter and 10 meter finals at TYR Invite (11/22-11/24)...Took 3rd in platform at TYR with score of 177.60...Dove in 1-meter and 3-meter at Shamrock Invite (1/31)...Finished No. 24 in platform at Big Tens, No. 33 in 1-meter and No. 35 in 3-meter.

    2012-13: Youngest member of Northwestern's deep diving corps ... Competed at all three heights at the Big Ten Championships, placing 23rd on the 10-platform, 33rd on the 3-meter springboard and 36th on the 1-meter springboard ... Took second place on the 3-meter springboard in all four on NU's fall dual meets, scoring a season-best 271.58 at Wisconsin (11/8) ... Qualified for the championship finals on both springboards at Northwestern's own six-team TYR Invitational (11/16-11/18) ... Finished fourth overall in the 3-meter event and eighth in the 1-meter before taking second in the abbreviated 5-meter platform competition at the TYR ... Scored points for the Wildcats at the seven-team Iowa Invitational (11/30-12/2) with an 11th-place finish on the 1-meter springboard and a 15th-place effort on the 10-meter platform ... Also was 19th in the 3-meter springboard event in Iowa ... Scored dual-meet points eight times with top-five results.

    High School: All-America diver in 2009 and 2010 ... Holds the freshman 11-dive pool record and the overall 11-dive pool record at New Trier High School ... Broke the pool record at GBS during sectionals and had the top sectionals score in the Central Suburban League ... Two-time CSL Athlete of the Week ... Was a four-time letterwinner in diving and two-year letterwinner in gymnastics at New Trier ... Dove eight years of club with the Chicago Dive Club ... Participated in Junior Zones in 2012 ... High score on the 3-meter springboard was 384.10 and 328.20 on the 1-meter ... Took second on the 3-meter springboard at 2011 AAU Nationals ... Four-year member of the New Trier honor roll.

    Personal: Born Caroline Whitman Grant ... Daughter of Leslie and David Grant ... Older sister, Paige, dove as a freshman at Duke ... Competed for the same club as NU teammate Mary Kate Campbell ... Chose Northwestern over Michigan and Illinois ... Majoring in environmental science.

    GRANT'S CAREER BESTS

    Event Career Best
    1-meter springboard 248.93
    3-meter springboard 271.58
    10-meter platform 215.50