Guillaume Grand
Guillaume Grand
Year: So.
Hometown: La Plagne, France
High School: Lycée Général Ferrié
Team: Men

Honors: 2017 Captain ... 2016 NCAA All-America (2nd Team) ... 2016 NCAA Championship Qualifier ... 2016 EISA All-East (2nd Team)

As a Freshman: Was the team's top finisher in 13 out of 14 events, including every giant slalom ... among top 10 in all 10 events during EISA carnival season … took second overall in the slalom with a 1:51.50, and seventh in the giant slalom with a 2:14.98 at the Bates Carnival on Jan. 15-16 … finished fourth overall in the giant slalom with a 2:02.47, and tied for fourth in the slalom with a 1:30.46 at the Colby Carnival on Jan. 22-23 … took sixth overall in the giant slalom with a 2:06.76, and sixth in the slalom with a 1:51.87 at the Vermont Carnival on Jan. 29-30 … finished sixth overall in the giant slalom with a 1:50.27, and sixth overall in the slalom with a 1:39.13 at the Dartmouth Carnival on Feb. 12-13 … took fifth overall in the giant slalom with a 1:32.06, and 10th in the slalom as the team's second finisher with a 2:01.44 at the Williams Carnival on Feb. 19-20 … finished fourth overall in the giant slalom with a 2:02.90, and 10th overall in the slalom with a 1:34.38 at the Middlebury Carnival/EISA Championship on Feb. 26-27 … finished 12th in the giant slalom in 1:52.54 at NCAA Championship on March 9 for best GS placement in school history, coming within 0.01 seconds of All-America status ... finished ninth in the slalom in 1:25.71 at the NCAA Championship on March 11, claiming first All-America finish (top 10) ever by Saint Michael's skier - Alpine or Nordic - and top placement ever by any Purple Knight skier at an NCAA Championship.

Before SMC: Attended Lycée Général Ferrié, graduating in 2013 ... attended the Université de Savoie for two years ... was a member of the French national ski team from 2011 to 2013.

Personal: Guillaume Grand ... son of Philippe Grand and Olga Fernandez Maraña ... majoring in business and minoring in psychology ... involved with the College's GEAR program ... father was a member of France's World Cup ski team and mother was a member of Spain's World Cup ski team ... sister Meggane '18 is also an Alpine skier at Saint Michael's.