Brian Grime
Brian Grime
Title: Head Men's & Women's Cross Country Coach / Assistant Track & Field
Phone: 419.448.2179

Career Synopsis

  • The 2019-20 season will be Grime's fourth as head cross country coach and sixth overall as a member of the coaching staff at Heidelberg

By The Numbers - Coaching Career

  • 19 All-Ohio Runners
  • 58 Academic All-Conference
  • 15 Academic All-American
  • 31 All-Conference Runners
  • 12 All-Region
  • 11 National Qualifiers
  • 3 All-Americans
  • 1 National Runner Up


  • Led both the men's and women's teams to sixth place finishes at the OAC Championships
  • Guided Austin Neura to the National Championships, All-Region, and All-OAC accolades on the men's side
  • Mentored Brittney Roth to All-OAC honors and Rachel House to All-Region for the women


  • Guided men's team to fourth place and the women's team to fifth place in the OAC
  • Mentored Rachel House, an NCAA national qualifier


  • Served first season as the head men's and women's cross country coach
  • Guided four cross country All-OAC performers
  • Led the women's team to a third-place finish in the OAC, highest in 16 years


  • Served as the head cross country coach/assistant track coach at Tabor College in Hillsboro, Kansas
  • Guided the men's team to a 7th place finish at the KCAC meet, well ahead of their 10th place preseason ranking


  • Spent two seasons as an assistant coach at Heidelberg
  • Mentored three-time All-American Sophie Goobic

Collegiate Experience

  • 2012 graduate of Tiffin University
  • Four-year member of the cross country and track teams
  • Helped the program achieve its first-ever national ranking
  • Earned Academic All-GLIAC honors


  • Earned a master's degree from Tiffin University in 2015
  • Native of Archbold, Ohio
  • Resides in Tiffin with his wife, Alyssa