AS A SENIOR (2010-11): Dove to her third All BIG EAST honors with a 297.70 total off the 1-meter board in the BIG EAST Championships … that total was a career-best … added a fourth-place finish from the 3-meter distance by collecting a total of 313.95 points at the league meet, which was a season best score … concluded her Irish career as a four-time BIG EAST Academic All Star.
AS A JUNIOR (2009-10): Dove to a fourth-place finish in both the 1- and 3-meter events at the BIG EAST Championships with a total of 282.25 points at the 1-meter height and 284.25 points at the 3-meter height … her 1-meter performance was a personal-best score and an improvement of over 15 points from her preliminary total … collected 317.60 points at the Hoosierland Invitational off the 3-meter spring board for a season-best performance … tallied 298.00 points from the 3-meter height at the Shamrock Invitational for a second place finish and a second best season total … top dual meet performance came against Northwestern with a second-place finish in the 3-meter spring board and a third-place finish at the 1-meter height … amassed eight top three finishes over the course of the dual meet season.
AS A SOPHOMORE (2008-09): Steady force for the Irish diving corps throughout the season … achieved the highest score of any Irish diver for the year on the 3-meter with a career-best (319.58) against Purdue … earned a career best in the 1- meter (280.75) at the Shamrock Invitational … went on to compete at the BIG EAST Championships and finished second in the 1- meter final (268.05) … jumped into third place in the 3-meter with a 284.30 in the finals … finished the season at the NCAA Zone C Diving meet with a 13th-place finish in the 1-meter and a 19th-place showing off the 3-meter board.
AS A FRESHMAN (2007-08): Top 1-meter performance was turned in at the Shamrock Invitational (276.60) … turned in respective scores of 276.60 and 213.60 during the preliminary and final rounds at the BIG EAST Championships … best 3-meter total of the season was registered at the Shamrock Invitational (295.21) … checked in at 283.53 during the prelims of the league meet, followed by a 250.35 in the finals … tallied 266.65 points at Minnesota … 1-meter (11 dives) score at the Irish Invitational stood at 249.60 while her 3-meter score at the event was 255.60 … got a taste of the racing circuit by swimming the 50 free (29.00) at the Shamrock Invitational.
THE GROSSMAN FILE: An All-American diver as a junior and senior at Barrington (R.I.) … competed at the New England Championships her final two prep years … held the girls[apos] 1-meter diving record with a score of 414.45 at the New England Championships … seven-time Junior Olympics qualifier … 2006 USA Diving Regionals champion on the 3- meter with a score of 338.55 … member of high school field hockey team for four years … earned all-state second team honors her senior season on the field … born in Providence, R.I., on July 24, 1989 … daughter of Holly and Paul Grossman … has one younger sister … mother played field hockey and lacrosse at Providence … father played golf at Providence … graduated from the College of Arts and Letters with double degrees in graphic design and political science.
Grossman[apos]s Career Bests
1-meter (6)297.70BIG EAST (2011)3-meter (6)319.58Purdue (2008)