Megan  Grace
Megan Grace

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Dalton, MA

High School:
Miss Hall's School

Height:
5-5

Event:
Free

07/18/2016

Record 160 Saints Named to MAAC Academic Honor Roll

Nearly Half of Siena's 333 Student Athletes Maintained Cumulative GPA's of 3.20 or Better

02/14/2016

Saints Finish Fifth in MAAC

Cotter Breaks Own School Record in 200 Back

02/10/2016

Siena Fourth After Day One of MAAC's

Beers Finishes Fifth in 3-Meter Dive

07/16/2015

Record Number of Saints Named to MAAC Academic Honor Roll

154 Student Athletes Honored For Maintaining Cumulative GPA's of 3.20 or Better

07/21/2014

Record Number of Saints Named to MAAC Academic Honor Roll

Siena Boasts School Record 147 Honorees

01/23/2016

Swimming and Diving Senior Day vs. Saint Francis (1/23/16)

Swimming and Diving Senior Day vs. Saint Francis (1/23/16)

11/23/2015

Swimming and Diving vs. LIU Brooklyn (11/7/15)

Swimming and Diving vs. LIU Brooklyn (11/7/15)

10/20/2015

2015-16 Swimming and Diving Photo Shoot

2015-16 Swimming and Diving Photo Shoot

11/14/2012

Holy Cross

Holy Cross Meet

AS A JUNIOR:
  • Placed 1st in 1000yd free vs. Vermont 11/1 (10:50.59)
  • Earned 3rd place finish in 400yd free relay at ECAC Championships 12/5 (3:37.77)
  • Finished 5th in 800yd free relay at MAAC Championships 2/14 (7:45.52)
  • Finished 9th in the 500yd free at ECAC Championships 12/5 (5:17.05)
AS A SOPHOMORE:
  • One of Saints top distance swimmers during season
  • Earned 6 first place finishes in 500 and 1000 frees over course of season
  • Earned 5th place finish in the 1650 free in the MAAC Championships (17:51.98)
  • Finished 9th of 29 swimmers in the 1650 free at the ECAC Championships
AS A FRESHMAN:
  • Came on strong for the Saints towards the end of her freshman season
  • Key role in the team's distance events
  • Three top-5 finishes in her first meet, Catholic Invite (10/20)
  • Won her first 1000 yard free event against Holy Cross (10/24) in 10:50.57
  • The Saints top finisher in the 1650 yard free at the ECAC Championships (12/2)

BEFORE SIENA:
  • Swam at the Pittsfield YMCA for 13 years
  • Four-year varsity member of Miss Hall's lacrosse team as a defender and midfielder
  • Ran cross country for all four years
  • Recipient of the Coaches Award for cross country and named to the 2010-2011 All New England Team
  • Also won the Sylvia "Rusty" Shethar Everdell '38 Prize

PERSONAL:
  • Daughter of Timothy and Heather
  • Has three siblings
  • Sister Callie was a four year member of the Pace University swimming team

KUETERMAN ON GRACE:
    "Megan is one of our top distance swimmers, last year she did some great things for the program. She trains hard and I look for her to be among the top distance swimmers at the conference level."

GETTING TO KNOW Megan Grace:
    Favorite Number 8
    If I had a million dollars, I would: Pay off my siblings' student loans for my parents
    What I like most about Siena College: The closeness of the community
    What I like most about coach: He smirks when he gives us a hard distance set
    Another Siena sport I follow: Basketball
    If I could travel anywhere, I would go: Rome
    Most embarrassing moment: When I tripped and fell down the stairs by Hennepin
    If I could meet anyone, it would be: Backstreet Boys
    Sport/Position I always wanted to try: Football
    My Favorite Class at Siena College: Business Law
    Movie: Friday Night Lights
    Pro Athlete: CJ Spiller