Kelsey Grimmer
Kelsey Grimmer
Year: So.
Hometown: Shelton, Conn.
High School: Shelton
Position: Distance
Major: Business

2012-13: All-East Region honors in the Steeplechase ... Competed in three events throughout the year … Recorded a 1st place finish during the Benyon Invitational in the 5000m with a time of 19:02.16 (1/19) … Raced in every outdoor event … Was primary participant in the Steeplechase throughout the year… Placed second at Bridgewater State (3/23) … Placed third at the NE-10 Championships in same event (5/4) and 13th at New England Championships (5/11).

2011-12: Saw action in five meets ... Placed a season-best third in the 1500 meter at the BSU Invitational (3/24).

Before Merrimack: Four-year member of the Shelton H.S. cross country team ... Named the "Most Promising Freshman" after rookie season ... Three-time team MVP award winner ... Earned all-division and all-conference honor for three seasons ... Recipient of the Coaches Award after her junior season ... Holder of the 4x800-meter relay record ... Set the cross country home course record as a senior, as well as the 5,000-meter race record.

Personal: Born May 13, 1993 ... Also a member of the Merrimack cross country team ... Daughter of Paul and Lisa.