2015-16 Sophomore Season: Competed in the first two meets of the season before sustaining in an injury.
2014-15 Freshman Season: Letter winner • At the 2015 B1G Championships, Grobe competed in the 100 breast, 200 breast and 50 free (2/19-2/21) • Placed 11th in both the 100 breast and 200 breast at the 2015 B1G Triple Dual (1/30-1/31) • Finished 8th in the 100 breast against N.C. State (1/23) • Finished 6th in the 100 breast and 8th in the 200 breast at Hawaii (1/7) • At the 2014 Jean K. Freeman Invite, Grobe placed 14th in the 100 breast and 15th in the 200 breast (11/20-11/21) • Finished 47th in the 100 breast and 42nd in the 200 breast at the 2014 Arena Grand Prix at Minneapolis (11/20-11/21) • Placed 7th in the 200 breast vs. Florida (11/8) • Took 6th in the 100 breast and 8th in the 200 breast in the dual against Iowa (10/31) • Vs. North Dakota, Grobe finished 6th in the 50 breast (10/24) • Took 5th in the 100 breast against Wisconsin (10/17) • At Arizona State, Grobe placed 7th in the 100 breast.
High School: A 2014 graduate of Chanhassen High School • high school coach, Kristen Nicholson • club coach Kate Lundsten • swam for Aquajets Swim Club in addition to Chanhassen High School • six-timeletter winner in both swimming and diving • three-time All-Conference • three-time All-State • two-time All-American • Scholastic All-American • Excel Award winner • National Honor Society member • AP Scholar
Personal: Born December 4, 1995 • daughter of Joy and Paul • has one younger sibling, Kaia, who has committed to the University of Minnesota for swimming, class of 2019 • mother, Joy was a diver for the University of Minnesota for one year • father, Paul was a football player for the University of North Dakota for two years
Top Times at Minnesota:
100 breast • 1:06.36 • 2/20/15
200 breast • 2:26.41 • 11/21/14
Gophers to Visit Minnesota State Fair
Golden Gopher teams and coaches are scheduled to appear at the 2016 Minnesota State Fair Aug. 29-31.
Smith Seventh in Olympic 200 Breaststroke
The returning Gophers senior made a final in her first trip to the Olympic Games.
Smith Advances to 200 Breaststroke Final
The Canadian and only current Gopher competing in Rio will race for a medal on Thursday night.