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Mona Groteguth
Mona Groteguth

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Springe, Germany

High School:
Otto Hahn Gymnasium

Height:
5-7

Event:
Backstroke

2013-2014
• Awarded the Conference USA Commissioner's Academic Medal with a GPA of 3.75 or better
• One of six conference players to be named to the C-USA All-Academic Team
100 Butterfly
• Posted a season-best time of 55.41 at the Conference USA Championships, placing sixth
100 Backstroke
• Posted the top three times in school history at the Houston Invitational, including the all-time record of 54.02
• Posted a time of 55.66 at the C-USA Championships, placing fifth
200 Backstroke
• Placed first at the Houston Invite with a school-record time of 1:56.62
• Posted two top-10 all-time performances at the C-USA Championships, including a fifth-place finish time of 1:59.51
• Took first place in dual meets against Houston and Tulane
Relays
• Placed fourth at the C-USA Championships as a part of the 200 Medley Relay team, placing fourth on the all-time list with a time of 1:42.59
• Finished second in the 200 Medley Relay and the 800 Free Relay at the Houston Invite

2012-13
100 Butterfly
• Sun Belt Conference Champion, her first SBC title
• Places her 5th all-time in Mean Green history (54.75)
100 Backstroke
• Swam to a first-place finish in dual meets against Tulane, Rice, and TCU
• University of Incarnate Word Invitational event winner (55.01) with a new school record and personal-best
• SBC Championships broke her previous record with a time of 54.67, a bronze medal finish
200 Backstroke
• First-place finishes in dual meets against Tulane, Rice, and TCU
• University of Incarnate Word Invitational event winner (2:00.13 )
• SBC Championships broke her previous record with a time of 1:57.17, a fourth-place finish and NCAA `B' cut time standard.
Relays:
• Led off the 200 Medley Relay at the Sun Belt Conference Championship, 1:40.85 a new school record and silver medal finish.

2011-12
• Named to the Sun Belt Commissioner's List and the CSCAA Honorable Mention Academic All-American List.
100 Butterfly
• Placed eighth at the SBC Championships (56.24) and produced the third-fastest time of the season (55.88) during prelims
100 Backstroke
• Broke the school record three times and took bronze at the SBC Championships with a 55.20
• Owned the Mean Green's fastest time ever posted at the Sun Belt Championships (following this season) with a time of 55.17
• Set a then-school-record in the 100 back
200 Backstroke
• Won the consolation finals in 1:58.80, setting a school record and timing an NCAA `B' Cut
Relays:
• Opening leg of 200 medley relay team (1:43.06) that placed fourth in the SBC Championships and recorded the second-fastest time in program history
• First leg of the 400 medley relay team that timed an NCAA `B' cut (3:41.25), winning North Texas' first gold medal in a relay at the SBC Championships and setting a new school record

High School

• Had a strong showing at the German National Championships in November 2009, finishing sixth in the 200 backstroke, 11th in the 100 backstroke, and 12th in the 50 backstroke
• Swam lifetime bests of 56.45 in the 100 back and 2:00.72 in the 200 back (converted from meters to yards)
• Swam for the SGS Hannover Swim Club under coaches Emil Gulivev and Wolfgang Frese

Personal
• Daughter of Oliver and Susanne Bodem
• Enjoys traveling, cooking and eating chocolate
• Majoring in psychology

Top Times
• 200 Back: 1:56.62 (all-time record)
• 100 Back: 54.02 (all-time record)
• 100 Fly: 54.75 (fifth all-time)

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