Grace Einterz
Grace Einterz


Zionsville, Ind.

High School:


Purdue Personal Preferences
In Her MP3 Player: One Direction
Last Concert She Attended: Tim McGraw
Favorite Actor & Actress: Robert Downey Jr. & Jennifer Lawrence
Favorite Month: October
Favorite Holiday: Thanksgiving
Favorite Food: Tacos
Favorite Purdue Building: Co-Rec
Favorite Big City: Miami
Unique Travel Locale: Namibia
Country She'd Most Like to Visit: Australia
Favorite Outdoor Activity: Water Sports
Another Sport She Enjoys Playing: Baseball
Furry Friend: Perrie, Pig
Other Hobbies/Interests: Scrapbooking & Cooking

2013-14: Einterz competed in the freestyle sprints and 100 butterfly... posted season-best times in the 50 (24.03) and 100 free (51.89) along with the 100 fly (56.18) at the Big Ten Championships... also had strong times in the 50 (24.51) and 100 free (53.31) as well as the 100 fly (58.73) at the Ohio State Invitational... qualified for the C final of the 100 free at Ohio State.

Before Purdue: Einterz was a four-year varsity letter-winner for coaches Eric Meyer and Scott Kubly... six-time state finalist as an upperclassman, including individually in the 100 free in each of her upperclassman seasons... also part of state finalist relays in the 200 free, 400 free and 200 medley... helped ZHS finish as the 2012 runner up at the Indiana state meet... Zionsville also won four straight sectional titles and the 2012 conference title... most improved as a junior after winning a freshman award her first year... Speedo sectional qualifier with her Zionsville club team.

Personal: Full name is Grace Jean Einterz... born in Zionsville, Ind.... parents are Robert and Lea Anne Einterez... family also includes older siblings Rob, Zach, Seth and Frances as well as younger sister Abbie... dad was a three-sport athlete (football, wrestling, track and field) at Wabash College... mother, aunt Lori and cousin Laura are all Purdue alumni... majoring in apparel design and communications.