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Griffin Schumacher
Griffin Schumacher
Year: Sophomore
Hometown: New York, N.Y.
High School: Riverdale Country School
Position: Sprint Freestyle/Breaststroke
Major: Psychology
House Affiliation: Quincy

Member of Harvard record holding 200 medley relay team (1:27.18)
Member of Harvard record holding 200 free relay team (1:18.06)
Member of Harvard record holding 400 free relay team (2:52.32)
Member of Harvard record holding 400 medley relay team (3:12.18)

Career Highs
50 Free: 19.87 (Ivy League Championships, 3/1/12)
100 Free: 43.84 (Ivy League Championships, 3/1/12)
200 Free: 1:37.38 (Ivy League Championships, 3/7/13)
100 Back: 54.09

Sophomore 2012-13
Won the 50 free in 20.61 and placed second in the 100 free in 45.54 against Columbia Nov. 16 ... Also helped Harvard to wins in the 200 medley relay and 200 free relay against Columbia ... Placed 11th in the 100 free (44.68), 12th in the 50 free (20.37) and helped the Crimson to a third-place finish in the 400 free relay with an NCAA 'B' standard time of 2:55.45 at the UGA Fall Invite Nov. 30 - Dec. 2 ... Helped Harvard to a win in the 200 medley relay at Brown Jan. 17 and also placed second in the 100 free (46.32) ... Was a member of the winning 200 free relay, 400 free relay, 800 free relay and 200 medley relay teams at the Shamrock Invitational Jan. 25-26 ...Placed third in the 50 free with an NCAA ‘B’ standard time of 20.19 at HYP Feb. 2-3 ...Was a member of the winning 200 medley relay, 200 free relay and 400 free relay teams at HYP ... Finished in first for the 100 free by posting a time of 45.45 against Penn Feb. 16 ... Earned three first team All-Ivy honors as a member of the winning 200 free, 400 free and 400 medley relay teams ... At the Ivy League Championships was a member of the 200 free, 400 free and 400 medley relay teams that finished first. Competed in the 50 free (20.01), 100 free (43.88), and 200 free (1:38.12), finishing in fourth, third and sixth, respectively ... Member of the 800 free relay team that earned a third place finish (March 7-9) ... Helped Harvard to a 19th place finish in the 200 yard free relay (1:18.82), 22nd place finish in the 400 yard free relay (2:55.04), 22nd place finish in the 800 yard free relay (6:28.35), while also competing in the 400 yard medley relay, all at the NCAA Championships (March 28-30).

Freshman 2011-12
Finished first in the 200 medley relay with a time of 1:31.67 and placed seventh in the 100 free in 47.52 against Cornell and Dartmouth Nov. 12 ... Placed fifth in the 200 free relay with a time of 1:23.31 and sixth in the 400 free relay with a time of 3:03.86 at the UNC Invitational Nov. 19 ... Was a member of the winning 200 medley relay team and placed third in the 100 breast against Brown Jan. 19 ... Took second in the 200 medley relay (1:30.40) at No. 8 Ohio State Jan. 21 ... Was a member of the first-place finishing 200 free relay team (1:20.50) and the second-place finishing 200 medley relay team (1:29.15) at the HYP meet Feb. 4 ... Was a member of the 400 free relay team that set a new Sheerr Pool record (3:01.18) at Penn Feb. 11 ... Was a member of the 400 free relay and 200 free relay teams that took first (2:53.22) and second (1:19.17) in school record times at the Ivy League Championships ...Earned first team All-Ivy honors in the 400 free relay and second team All-Ivy honors in the 200 free relay and 200 medley relay ... Earned a pair of All-America honorable mention accolades at the NCAA Championships as a member of Harvard's 400 free relay (16th place) and 800 free relay (13th place) teams ... Also helped Harvard to a 20th-place finish in the 200 free relay at the NCAA Championships ... Competed in the 50 and 100 free at the 2012 Olympic Team Trials.

Before Harvard
Was a four-year letterwinner on the Riverdale swimming team and also played a year of lacrosse … Named to All-Ivy Preparatory League first team five times and was a 14-time league champion … Named team MVP three times during high school career … 2010 Speedo Scholastic All-American … Holds seven school records, four league records and five club team records … A finalist at junior nationals … Received the National Latin Exam Maxima Cum Laude Award … Volunteers as a swim coach at Asphalt Green … Enjoys yo-yoing, building computers and reading.