Grant Newman
Grant Newman

Player Profile

Elkton, Md.

High School:

157 pounds


Terrapin Co-Captain

As a Junior: Finished the season with a 10-6 overall record … appeared in three tournaments for Maryland … recorded two wins at the East Stroudsburg Open, defeating Tony Vitale of East Stroudsburg and James Henderson of the College of New Jersey by identical 3-2 margins … won five of six matches in the Millersville Invitational to claim third place in the 157-pound division … topped Maryland freshman Jake Stork in sudden death to advance to the consolation finals.

As a Sophomore: Won four of six matches at the Millersville Invitational.

As a Freshman: Won two matches at Millersville … competed in two other tournaments-East Stroudsburg and the Sunshine Open.

Redshirted in 1995-96

Before Maryland: Earned 12 varsity letters at Elkton High School in Elkton, Md., including four for wrestling … also lettered all four years in baseball and soccer … baseball team won state championship in his junior season … captain of the wrestling team junior and senior year … John Hopkins Classic champion … third place at state championships … regional champ … district champ.

Personal: Grant Daniel Newman … son of Deanna and Daniel Newman … born March 27, 1977 … graduated from the University of Maryland in 1999 with a bachelor's degree in economics and government & politics … currently a graduate student majoring in finance … finished high school with a 3.9 GPA … also recruited by Swarthmore … salutatorian at Elkton … perfect attendance K-12.