Zack Gryskwicz
Zack Gryskwicz
Height: 5-10
Weight: 159
Year: 2019
Hometown: Standish, Maine
High School: Bonny Eagle
Major: Sports Management

GNAC Men's Swimming Athlete of the Week: 2/5/2017 
GNAC Honor Roll: 10/23/2017
All-GNAC Academic: 2018,2019

2017-18: The junior placed first in the 50-Back (30.02) and 500-Free (5:43.15) and third in the 100-Back (1:06.17) on October 14th in a meet against Colby-Sawyer. Finished first in the 200-Free (2:00.05) and 500-Free (5:33.61) races a double-dual meet on October 21st with Husson and Maine Maritime. Finished second in the 200-Meter Free (2:17.21), 50-Meter Back (35.92), and 100-Meter Back (1:16.65) races on November 4th against Elms, won the 1000-Free (11:50.15) and finished as the runner-up in the 50-Back (30.81) and 100-Back (1:07.48) on November 11th in double-dual meet against UNE and Husson. On November 18th against Regis he was second in the 50-Free (24.75), 50-Back (30.54), and 100-Free (53.91) events and finished third in the 500-Free (5:34.17). Finished sixth in the 200-Back (2:23.43) and eighth in the 200-IM (2:21.10) en route to contributing four points in the GNAC championships on December 2nd and the next day notched seven points with sixth-place performances in the 100-Free (53.31) and 200-Back (2:23.43) competitions and an eighth-place time in the 200-IM (2:21.10). Placed first in the 200-Free (1:59.86), 50-Free (24.81), and 100-Free (54.44) events on January 14th in a double-dual meet with UNE and Husson. On February 3rd won the 100-Free (55.43) and was second in the 50-Free (24.88). In the NEISDA Championship from February 15th-18th finished 10th in the 200-Free finals (1:53.28).

2016-17: Competed in 12 individual events during his sophomore campaign...raced to two first place finishes in the 100m-Fly with a time of 1:05.62 and in the 500m-Free with a time of 5:42.37 and a second place finish in the 50m-Back with a time of 30.44 at University of New England on January 16th, 2017...he raced to three more second place finishes in the 1650m-Free with a time of 19:07.30, the 50m-Back with a time of 30.02, and the 500m-Free with a time of 5:33.11 at Husson University on February 4th, 2017. 

2015-16: Swam in six individual events as a freshman mid-year transfer…notched one individual victory and a runner-up performance…won the 500-Free (6:35.05), was second in the 50-Free (27.63), and third in the 200-Free (2:11.90) at Husson University on January 23rd…placed third in the 200-Free (2:03.57) and 500-Free (6:01.91) events and fourth in the 50-Free (26.58) at Gordon College seven days later…posted a 1:58.64 time in a NEISDA Championship 200-Free prelim on February 13th…swam a leg for all five of the Monks’ relay teams in the NEISDA Championship, including the 200-Free relay that set a program record with a 1:32.52 time.

High School: Participated in four years of varsity swimming at Bonny Eagle High School…broke the school record in the 500 freestyle sophomore year and again his senior year…earned MVP junior and senior year…listed on the honor roll all four years…also played soccer and lacrosse.

Personal: Zack Gryskwicz, born in Portland Maine… son of David and Morgan Gryskwicz…majoring in Sports Management.