Talie Anchustegui
Talie Anchustegui

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Scottsdale, AZ

High School:
Xavier College Preparatory

Position:
Back/Sprint/Fly



07/24/2013

Broncos Enjoy Big Results at Sectionals

Up next for six Broncos is the U.S. Open

Sophomore (2013-14): Scored as part of 200 medley and 200 free relay B teams, and set personal best in 200 free (1:58.57) against Idaho (Oct. 5)...scored in three events (200 and 400 medley relays, 400 free relay, 100 fly) at the Bulldog Invitational (Oct. 12)...set new personal bests in the 100 fly (59.27), 100 back (1:01.54) and 100 free (54.67), finishing seventh overall in the 100 fly.

Freshman (2012-13): Set lifetime bests in 50 free and 100 free at 2013 Mountain West Championships...scored in three races during dual-meet competition...took fourth in each 100 free and 100 fly at No. 13 Arizona (Nov. 17).

High School: Four-year letterwinner at Xavier College Preparatory under coach Colleen Murphy...led Xavier to team titles at the Arizona State 5A Division I Championships all four seasons...11-time NISCA All-American...seven-time state champion (two individual events, five relays)...finished runner up in four individual events and one relay at state meets...as a senior won two relay titles and finished second in 100-yard butterfly and 100-yard backstroke...named Xavier Most Valuable Swimmer as a senior...as a junior helped Xavier break 18-year-old state record in 200-yard free relay and took second in 100-yard backstroke and 100-yard butterfly...named Xavier Junior of the Year...as a sophomore won state titles in 100-yard backstroke, 100-yard butterfly and 400-yard freestyle relay...named Xavier Sophomore of the Year...as a freshman won state championship in 400-yard freestyle relay and took second in 200-yard freestyle relay...named Xavier Freshman of the Year...won three state championships in 400-yard freestyle relay...also competed for Phoenix Swim Club under Coley Stickles...competed at 2009 junior short-course nationals...high-point scorer at 2008 Utah Long Course State Championships in 13-14 age group...three-time USA Swimming Scholastic All-American...both parents graduated from Boise State.

Collegiate Personal Bests (through March 22, 2014):
100 Back - 57.00
100 Fly - 55.65
50 Free - 24.02
100 Free - 51.69
200 Free - 1:58.57