PRIOR TO UCF
• Spent four seasons at Furman
• Played in 42 games and had an even record of 14-14, along with one save
• Has a career 3.475 strikeout-to-walk ratio (139/40) over 227 career innings
• Graduated with a degree in communications
• Will pursue a master's in interdisciplinary studies
REDSHIRT JUNIOR (2018 FURMAN)
• Started a team-high 12 games and came out of the bullpen twice
• Notched a 4.98 ERA and a 4-8 record
• Worked a team-high 81 1/3 innings and struck out 53 batters
• Issued just 18 walks
• Finished the year ranked in the top-125 nationally with a 1.99 walks allowed per nine innings tally
REDSHIRT SOPHOMORE (2017 FURMAN)
• Completed a successful comeback from injury sustained late in the 2015 season that forced him to miss 2016 campaign
• Returned to the weekend starting rotation and enjoyed solid success, going 7-4 with a 4.19 ERA
• Teamed with Will Gaddis (2017 MLB 4th Round Draft Selection, Colorado Rockies) to give Furman the top 1-2 starting duo in the SoCon (16-7, 2.99 ERA)•a • Played a key role in Furman winning a school record 33 games (33-28) and going 14-10 in SoCon play, including 13-2 over its final 15 league games
• Went 4-0 with a 0.71 ERA in his final five starts
• Issued only 11 walks in his 96 2/3 innings of work.
• Posted the second best season strikeouts/walk ratio in Furman history (5.45).
SOPHOMORE (2016 FURMAN)
• Sat out the season due to ongoing rehabilitation efforts associated with a season ending injury sustained late in the 2015 campaign.
FRESHMAN (2015 FURMAN)
• Enjoyed a solid freshman season until suffering a torn UCL (ulnar collateral ligament) in early May, ending his season
• Underwent Tommy John surgery and will miss the 2016 campaign
• Finished the year with a 3-2 record and 6.06 ERA.
• Three-year letterwinner at Lakota West
• Three-time All-Greater Miami Conference selection
• Posted a 7-1 record as a senior in helping his squad to a 23-5 record, GMC Championship, and three round advance into the state playoffs
• Ranked among the Ohio’s Top 25 prospects by PrepBaseballReport.com and played for the U17 Ohio Elite.
• Born Grant Francis Schuermann on November 1, 1995
• Son of Mark and Brandi Schuermann
• Father was a three-time all-conference soccer player at the University of Cincinnati
• Mother was an all-conference performer and first tennis player in UC history to garner a national ranking