Grant

Anderson

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Year: Senior
Hometown: Wayne, Neb.
High School: Wayne
Major: Marketing

Bio

TFRRS All-Time Performances

Personal Bests
Indoor
High Jump: 7-3  (2.21m) (2/2/18-2/3/18)
Outdoor
High Jump: 7-1 3/4 (2.18m) (4/9/16)

NCAA Championships
2016 (O): High Jump - 6-10 1/4 (2.09m) (13th)

Big Ten Championships
2018 (O): High Jump - 6-8(2.03m) (14th)
2018 (I): High Jump - 7-1 (2.16m) (3rd)
2017 (O): High Jump - 6-11 (2.11m) (8th)
2017 (I): High Jump - 6-11 (2.11m) (5th)
2016 (O): High Jump - 6-11 1/2 (2.12m) (4th)
2016 (I): High Jump - 6-11 (2.11m) (5th)
2015 (O): High Jump - 6-9 3/4 (2.08m) (6th)
2015 (I): High Jump - 6-8 (2.03m) (7th)

Honors
All-America Second Team (HJ - 2016 Outdoor)
USTFCCCA All-Academic Team (2015, 2016)
Big Ten Distinguished Scholar (2018)
Academic All-Big Ten (2015, 2016, 2017, 2018)
Nebraska Scholar-Athlete Honor Roll (Fall 2013, 2014, 2015, 2017; Spring 2017, 2018)
Tom Osborne Citizenship Team (2015, 2016)

2018 (Senior)
Indoor: Set a new PR and finished first in the high jump at the Frank Sevigne Husker Invite with a mark of 7-3 (2.21m)...finished third at the Big Ten Indoor Championships.

Outdoor: Finished fourth in the high jump at the Texas Tech Corky/Crofoot Shootout...competed in the Big Ten Champsionships.

2017 (Junior)
Indoor: Finished fifth in the high jump at the Big Ten Indoor Championships by clearing a season-best 6-11 (2.11m)...placed second at the adidas Classic.

Outdoor: Finished eighth in the high jump at the Big Ten Outdoor Championships with a jump of 6-11 (2.11m)...cleared a season-best 7-1 1/2 (2.17m) to finish second at the Husker Spring Invitational...competed at the NCAA West Preliminary Round, finishing 25th with a mark of 6-10 3/4 (2.10m).

2016 (Sophomore)
Indoor: Placed fifth in the high jump at the Big Ten Indoor Championships by clearing 6-11 (2.11m)...recorded a season best of 7-0 1/4 (2.14m) to finish second at the Mark Colligan Memorial...won high jump titles at the Nebraska Tune-Up and Pittsburg State Classic.

Outdoor: Won the high jump title at the Husker Spring Invite with a PR of 7-1 3/4 (2.18m)...posted a mark of 7-1 (2.16m) to place sixth at the NCAA West Prelims...placed 13th at the NCAA Outdoor Championships with a mark of 6-10 1/4 (2.09m), earning second-team All-America honors...placed fourth at the Big Ten Outdoor Championships with a mark of 6-11 1/2 (2.12m).

2015 (Redshirt Freshman)
Indoor: Set an indoor PR in the high jump by clearing 7-0 1/2 (2.15m) to place second at the adidas Classic...scored team points for the Huskers at the Big Ten Indoor Championships by finishing seventh with a mark of 6-8 (2.03m)...cleared 6-11 1/2 (2.12m) at the Nebraska Tune-Up to place second...also finished second at the Mark Colligan Memorial.

Outdoor: Cleared a season best of 7-1 1/2 (2.17m) in the high jump at the NCAA West Prelims to place 14th...placed sixth at the Big Ten Outdoor Championships with a jump of 6-9 3/4 (2.08m)...won the Nebraska Invitational and Husker Spring Invitational titles.

2014 (Redshirt)
Indoor: Redshirted...recorded a runner-up finish at the NWU Invitational to start the season with a high jump mark of 6-4 3/4 (1.95m)...notched a season-best height of 6-6 3/4 (2.00m) at both the Frank Sevigne Invite and Nebraska Tune-Up.

Outdoor: Redshirted...competing unattached, cleared 6-5 (1.96m) in the high jump at Pre-Drake.

Before Nebraska
Joined the Huskers from Wayne High School in Nebraska...won the 2013 Nebraska Class B state title in the high jump with a leap of 6-6 (1.98m)...set the top high jump mark in the state of Nebraska in 2013 with a mark of 7-0 (2.13m)...hit the mark of 7-0 again at the Mid-State Conference meet in 2013, breaking a 27-year old school record.

Personal
Born May 5, 1995...parents are Steve and Peg...majoring in marketing.

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2018 Big Ten Indoor T&F Highlights
Nebraska Tune-Up Highlights
Frank Sevigne Highlights - Day 2