Sean Grieshop: I live by the motto “Every Practice Counts” (Video)

Produced by Coleman Hodges.

Reported by Robert Gibbs. 


  1. Sean Grieshop, Nitro, 15:18.88
  2. Andrew Gemmell, Nation’s Capital, 15:33.24
  3. Robert Finke, St. Petersburg, 15:33.30

17 year-old Sean Grieshop won in dominating fashion, finishing almost fifteen seconds ahead of the field with a time of 15:18.88.  If he didn’t scratch, he’s slated to swim in the final of the 200 IM in just a few minutes.  Olympian Andrew Gemmell was the next to touch, recording a time of 15:33.24.  Gemmell just held off 16 year-old Robert Finke, who took 3rd in 15:33.30.

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5 years ago

That’s my boy! Way to go Sean!

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Coleman Hodges

Coleman started his journey in the water at age 1, and although he actually has no memory of that, something must have stuck. A Missouri native, he joined the Columbia Swim Club at age 9, where he is still remembered for his stylish dragon swim trunks. After giving up on …

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