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Kelly Grant
Kelly  Grant

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Long Lake, Minn.

High School:
The Blake School

Height:
5-10

Event:
Free

04/23/2013

Virginia Swimming and Diving Announces End-of-Season Awards

Barrett, Bartholomew named MVPs, Seniors honored

02/07/2013

Swimming and Diving: Q&A with Kelly Grant

Senior swimmer talks being a legacy at Virginia and more

01/20/2013

Swimming and Diving Sweeps Duke

Three diving school records fall

01/22/2013

Swimming Senior Day (by Matt Riley)

Swimming Senior Day (by Matt Riley)

Virginia Career Bests

200 Free:
1:56.75
500 Free:
4:57.68
1000 Free:
10:03.52
1650 Free:
17:06.74
400 IM:
4:34.74

2012-13
• Only competed against Duke and at the Cavalier Invite because of injury
• Set a career-best time of 1:56.75 in the 200-yard freestyle at the Cavalier Invite

2011-12
• Swam a career-best 4:57.68 in the 500 free and 4:34.74 in the 400 IM against Duke
• Set a career-best 10:03.52 in the 1,000 free against NC State


• Touched second in the 500 and 1,000 free against Pitt and 500 free against NC State

2010-11
• Went a season-best 4:59.99 in the 500 freestyle to place third at the Terrapin Invitational
• Also posted a personal best in the 1650 freestyle (17:06.74) in College Park
• Clocked a time of 1:56.96 in the 200 freestyle vs. Princeton and Virginia Tech (Nov. 12)
• Swam a mark of 4:37.05 in the 400 IM vs. the Tigers and Hokies
• Finished the 1000 free in 10:25.31 at home vs. Penn State and Indiana (Nov. 20)

2009-10
• Clocked a time of 5:00.78 in the 500 freestyle in her first collegiate meet against Florida (Oct. 9)
• Fastest time in the 1000 freestyle (10:15.52) came at Kentucky (Nov. 7)
• Recorded a mark of 17:14.58 in the 1650 freestyle at the UVa Invitational (Dec. 5)
• Also swam a time of 4:39.49 in the 400 IM at the UVa Invitational

High School
• Two-time all-state selection
• Minnesota State champion in the 500 freestyle
• Three-time all-conference selection
• Twice named team MVP • Served as team captain
• Two-time USA Swimming Scholastic All-American
• Also competed in lacrosse and led team to two state-runner up finishes

Personal
• Born March 19, 1991
• Daughter of Peter and Colleen Grant
• Has two sisters, Jennings and Collins, and a brother, Tripp
• Sister, Jennings, was a member of the UVa swimming team from 2008-11
• Dad, Peter, was a rower at UVa

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A 1985 graduate of UVA, White worked at the Richmond Times-Dispatch until July 2009. He was honored six times as the state's Sportswriter of the Year.

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