Distance Freestyler Abby Grottle to Transfer to Texas A&M After 1 Year at Pitt – About Your Online Magazine


Abby Grottle, a 2020 graduate from Cambridge High School in Milton, Georgia, announced her intention to transfer to Texas A&M University for her remaining NCAA qualification.

“I am very excited to announce my commitment to continue my athletic and academic career at Texas A&M. I can’t wait to be an Aggie! Gig ’em! “

Grottle swam in his freshman season at college at the University of Pittsburgh, where he made history on Pitt’s program by becoming the most successful freshman in the ACCs with his 7th place in the free 1650 (16: 28.67). She also scored in the 500 free (23rd, 4: 49.76) and led the 11th place in the free relay (1: 50.55).

In high school, Grottle was a three-time state champion at the US Swimming School and a three-time state champion at Georgia High School. She won the 500 twice (10th, 12th grade) and 200 once (12th).

At Pitt, she improved her lifetime PBs by 500 free, 1000 free and 1650 free. His best SCY times include:

PB Secondary School PB in Pitt
1650 free 16: 39.31 16: 28.67
1000 free 10: 08.13 9: 57.18
500 free 4: 49.33 4: 49.26
200 free 1: 48.73 1: 49.79

Grottle will join the Aggies with new members of the 2025 class Alice Marini, Joelle Reddin, Kaitlyn Owens, Martina Fuentes, Meredith Brown, Sarah Holt, and Shannon Bagnal.



Paula Fonseca