5 Rob Grimm
5 Rob Grimm
Height: 5-8
Weight: 170
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Black River, N.Y.
High School: Carthage
Position: A/M

AccoladesNamed to the America East Conference All-Rookie Team in 2009.

 2010Tied for second on the squad with 16 goals and 27 total points… Tied for team leadership with three man-up scores… Excelled down the stretch with 16 points in his last five outings… Produced points in 12 of UMBC’s 13 games and scored at least one goal in 10 of 13… Scored a pair of goals at Johns Hopkins on March 9… Named UMBC’s America East Player of the Game after a three-goal, four-point effort in a victory at Binghamton on April 10… Matched that four-point effort with a goal and a career-best-tying three assists as UMBC triumphed over Albany on April 17… Led UMBC’s effort with three goals - tying his career high - and a helper in America East semifinal defeat to the Great Danes on May 5… Has nine total points (5 goals, 4 assists) in three career games vs. Albany… UMBC’s active career scoring leader with 54 points (26 goals, 28 assists).

 2009Played at both midfield and attack in his first season with the Retrievers… Displayed outstanding overall skills and precise shooting and feeding abilities… One of five Retrievers to amass double digits in goals (10) and assists (17)… Finished third on the squad in assists… Registered a point in each of his first six games, including a one-goal, three-assist effort in his home debut vs. Rutgers on Feb. 21… Scored man-up goals in back-to-back games vs. Johns Hopkins (March 3) and Princeton (March 6)… Produced season highs in goals (2) and points (5) and tied his season best with three assists in the 14-4 win over Towson on March 31… Recorded a season-high four ground balls in the April 11th win at Albany… Hit the scoring column in 14 of 16 games on the season and recorded eight multiple-point efforts… Credited with the game-winning goal in the America East Championship game vs. Stony Brook on May 2… Led the regulars in both shooting percentage (.400) and shots-on-goal percentage (.680)… Wore No. 7 in his initial campaign.

 BackgroundMajoring in sociology with a minor in history... One of 44 seniors in the nation to earn a slot in the Under Armour All-America game in the summer of 2008... Represented Section 3 at the U.S. Lacrosse Showcase in Detroit… Became just the third player in Carthage school history to earn All-America honors in consecutive seasons… Amassed 56 goals and 59 assists in a stellar senior season for the Comets… The 2008 Syracuse Post Standard All-Central New York Most Valuable Player… A four-time First-Team All-Frontier League honoree and two-time All-North MVP… Scored twice in the final 90 seconds in Carthage’s state quarterfinal win over Chenango Forks… Also earned First-Team All-State honors in football… Younger brothers Jamie and Thomas competed with Rob at Carthage and Jamie played for one season with Rob at UMBC in 2010... Son of Bridgette and Gary Grimm… Born Dec. 8, 1989.





2009 16/010172725.40010--
2010 13/131611 27 46 .348 19 1/1:00 
Totals  29/1326 285471.366 291/1:00