Eegan Groome
Eegan Groome


Shreveport, La.

High School:




Tiger Men Clinch Mizzou invite Title on Day Three

The men's team won six of seven events on Saturday


Mizzou Men Break Three School Records on Day Two of Mizzou Invite

The Tigers set three school records and won five of seven events during day two competition


Mizzou Men Off to Strong Start at Mizzou Invite

Tigers set two school records during first day action at the three-day meet


Mizzou Men's and Women's Swimming and Diving Heads to Kentucky for Four-Team Meet This Weekend

The two-day meet begins Friday with diving at 11 a.m. CT


Mizzou Swimming and Diving Completes Sweep of Missouri State

The women's team won 200-43 and the men's team won 189-54.

2013-14 (JUNIOR)

• Earned his second career NCAA Championships berth
• Swam both the 500 free and 1,650 free at the Championships
• Took 24th in the 500 free at NCAAs with a time of 4:18.48
• Also swam in Mizzou's school record setting 800 free relay squad (6:26.30) at the Championships
• Holds Missouri's 500 free (4:17.78), 1,000 free (9:10.12) and 1,500 free (15:09.33) records
• Also ranks second in the 200 free (1:35.81)
• Set his 500 free school mark of 4:18.78 at the 2013 Mizzou Invite
• Won nine event titles in 2013-14, including five in the 500 free and two each in the 200 free and 1,000 free

2012-13 (SOPHOMORE)

• >Held four different individual Mizzou records: 200 free (1:35.81), 500 free (4:18.47), 1,000 free (9:10.12) and 1,500 free (15:09.33)
• Set the 200 free mark as the leadoff leg of the 800 free relay at the NCAA Championships
• Helped Tigers set a new school recond in the relay at NCAAs (6:26.67)
• Won the 500 free against Missouri State, Drury and at the Show-Me Showdown and Mizzou Invite
• Also won the 200 free against Missouri State and the 1,000 free against Drury
• Took second in the 200 free against Missouri State and Georgia and second in the 500 free and 1650 free at Alabama

2011-12 (FRESHMAN)

• Qualified for the 2012 National Championships in the 500 free with a season-high time of 4:18.47
• Placed 32nd at the Championships in the 500 free with a time of 4:21.88
• Finished fourth in the 1650 free (15:25.10) and the 500 free (4:22.08) at the Big 12 Championships
• Won the 500 and 1650 frees at the Mizzou Invite
• Took first place in the 200 and 500 free against Drury
• Claimed first place in the 500 free against Denver and Northwestern
• Also won the 500 and 1000 free against Kentucky and SIU
• Won the 400 free at the Show-Me Showdow


High School: Homeschooled
Club Team: First Colony Swim Team

• Swam through high school for the First Colony Swim Team, where he posted best times of 3:56.13 in the 400 free and 15:41.94 in the 1500 free, long course meters
• Was an Olympic Trials Qualifier in both events


• Son of Lynn and Joyce Groome
• Has a brother, Bryce, and sister, Kirsten, who swims at Southern Illinois
• Majoring in parks, recreation and tourism

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