NAME: Grant House
SCHOOL: St. Xavier High School
GRADUATING YEAR: 2017
GREATEST ACHIEVEMENT: All-American swimmer has committed to Arizona State University
HEIGHT/WEIGHT: 6'6"-200 lbs.
PARENTS: Ray & Susan
BIGGEST INFLUENCE: Older brother Kyle
FUTURE GOAL: "Qualifying for U.S. Olympic team; create my own business."
A senior swimming All-American, a member of the USA Junior National team and an Olympic Trials' qualifier, Grant already has 12 Ohio state championships in individual, relay and team events. He also holds three St. Xavier school swimming records.
Last season alone, Grant earned Ohio state championships in the 200 and 500 freestyle races, as a member of the state-winning and record-setting 400 freestyle relay team and as part of St. Xavier’s over-all Ohio team title. He helped the AquaBombers capture an eighth straight Ohio state team championship and was named Cincinnati Male Swimmer of the Year.
Grant is a 2015 Junior World Championship Gold medalist and junior world record-holder. He is also a member of St. Xavier’s defending Ohio state champion water polo team.
An academic All-American who is active in community service, his favorite athlete is Muhammad Ali, favorite entertainer is Saint Motel, favorite book is Chasing Water, favorite movie is A Few Good Men and most-like-to-meet is Trey Anastasio.
COACH'S QUOTE – "Grant House is a true student of the sport. His passion and personal interest are matched by his commitment and continued desire to excel."
— Tim Beerman, Swim Coach
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