Head Mens and Womens Swimming and Diving Coach
A 1994 Grove City College graduate, Dave Fritz is in his 15th season as Grove City Colleges head mens swimming and diving coach. He is also in his eighth season as Grove Citys head womens swimming and diving coach.
Under his direction, Grove Citys programs have returned to the national spotlight as one of the nations premier small-college programs.
Grove Citys womens swimming and diving team has captured the Presidents Athletic Conference title in each of Fritzs first seven seasons, while the mens program has won six conference crowns in the last nine years.
Head Diving Coach
Tammy Fritz is in her 14th season as the diving coach at Grove City College. Grove Citys diving corps has become one of the regions elite under Fritzs guidance.
Over the past three seasons, Grove City divers have rewritten the record books, as Fritz guided 2016 graduate Carolyn Eckendorf to three consecutive NCAA Regional Diving Championship appearances. Additionally, current senior Grace Klimek qualified for regionals in February of 2015.
Eckendorf graduated with three of Grove Citys four womens diving records while Klimek holds the record on the 1-meter board for six dives.
Assistant Swimming and Diving Coach
Alyssa Hunt is entering her third year as Grove City Colleges head womens water polo coach.
In 2016, Hunt guided Grove City to a fifth-place finish at the Collegiate Water Polo Association Division III Championships. Junior Abby Jank became the programs first CoSIDA Academic All-American while five players earned All-Academic recognition from the Association of Collegiate Water Polo Coaches.
In her first year at the helm, Hunt led the Wolverines to a 7-11 overall record and a fourth-place finish at the CWPA Division III Championships. Two Wolverine players earned All-CWPA D-III honors under her tutelage, and 2015 graduate Jocelyn Hinkle was named an ACWPC Honorable Mention All-American.