Talie Anchustegui
Talie Anchustegui

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Scottsdale, AZ

High School:
Xavier College Preparatory

Position:
Back/Sprint/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.