Grace Counts
Grace Counts
Year: So.
Hometown: Cincinnati, Ohio
High School: Walnut Hills
Events: DF


50 Freestyle24.79UAA Championships
100 Freestyle
52.31NCAA Championships3/23/2013
200 Freestyle
1:51.72NCAA Championships3/22/2013
500 Freestyle
5:00.40UAA Championships
1,000 Freestyle
10:51.54Wheaton Invitational
1,650 Freestyle
18:00.92Wheaton Invitational12/1/2012


2013-14: Missed most of the season with an injury ... UAA all-academic.

2012-13: Led off the 800-free relay (seventh) and the 400-free relay (ninth) to earn All-America honors in both events at the NCAA Championships ... Helped those two relays set school records at the NCAA Championships - 800-free relay (7:25.50) and 400-free relay (3:26.77) ... Also anchored the 400-medley relay that finished 17th at the NCAA Championships ... Finished 22nd in the 200 free and 29th in the 500 free at the NCAA Championships ... Posted season-best times in the 100 free (52.31) and 200 free (1:51.72) at the NCAA Championships ... Earned all-UAA honors in three events ... Finished as the UAA runner-up in the 200 freestyle with a B-cut time of 1:52.39, and added runner-up finishes as a member of the 400- and 800-free relays that posted B-cut times of 3:29.42 and 7:31.91, respectively ... Also clocked a B-cut time in the 500 free (5:00.40) at the UAA Championships ... Selected as a CSCAA Scholar All-American.

HIGH SCHOOL: Four-year letterwinner at Walnut Hills High School ... Member of the Eagles' state swimming team in 2011 and 2012 ... Four-time FAVC all-conference team ... USA Swimming scholar-athlete ... National Merit finalist ... Member of cum laude society.

PERSONAL: Majoring in chemical engineering ... Daughter of Paul Counts and Dayle Deardurff.