|Hometown:||San Diego, CA|
|High School:||Canyon Crest Academy|
Placed fifth in the 50 back with a time of 25.46, sixth in the 100 back with a time of 54.15 and sixth in the 200 back with a time of 1:57.39 against UCSB (Jan. 28) ... had four top 10 finished in the 200 free, 50 back, 200 back and 200 IM against Pacific (Jan. 14).
Produced a pair of Top-6 team marks during the season in the backstroke, including the No. 2 mark overall in the 200-yard back with a time of 1:54.05 on the final day of the Mountain Pacific Sports Federation Championships ... also raced the 100 back in 52.70 on the third day of the MPSF Championships (the sixth-best mark in the event during the season for Cal Poly) ... delivered a 200 IM time of 1:54.35 on the second day of the MPSF Championships ... also swam the 100 free in 47.98 on Oct. 31.
Prep -- Competed for North Coast Aquatics (San Diego) while at Canyon Crest Academy ... earned high school All-American status in three events: 200 IM (1:50.26), 100 back (50.75) and 200 free (1:39.67) ... set the Palomar League record with his time in the 200 IM (1:50.26) ... won a league championship with Canyon Crest as a junior and senior.
Personal -- Garrett Stirling Schmid was born on Oct. 19, 1996 in La Jolla, Calif. ... son of Mark and Laurie Schmid ... both of his parents attended San Diego State ... has a brother, Austin ... chose Cal Poly because of the location, atmosphere, and the swim team ... also considered Purdue before choosing Cal Poly.