Greg Byrne's Wildcat Wednesday

Annie Joseph
Annie Joseph


Springfield, Oregon

High School:
Sheldon HS





Personal Best 100y back 56.90 50y free 23.90 100y free 51.70

JUNIOR (2001-02): At 2002 Pac-10 Championships in Los Angeles, Joseph placed second in the consolation final, 18th overall in the 100y back when she touched the wall in 56.99...Member of first place 400y free relay team against California (3:24.51)...Swam for the second-place 400y free relay quartet vs. USC, which finished in the time of (3:35.22)...Against Northern Arizona, Joseph swam for the victorious 400y medley relay squad (3:59.62)... Fourth-fastest Wildcat for the 2001-02 season in the 100y back (56.99).

SOPHOMORE (2000-2001): At the 2001 Pac-10 Championships, came in 17th in the 100y backstroke (56.96)... Participated in the 400y freestyle relay (3:26.76)... Swam in eight dual meets for the Wildcats last season... At the end of the 2001 season, holds the school's third-fastest time in the 100y backstroke (56.96) and the 200y backstroke (2:05.00)...

FRESHMAN (1999-2000): At the 2000 Pac-10 Championships, finished 19th in the 100y freestyle (52.28)... Came in 24th in the 50y freestyle with a time of 24.45... Placed 31st in the 100y butterfly (58.44)... Competed in the 400y freestyle relay as a member of the "B" team for Arizona (3:28.24)... Member of the "B" 200y freestyle relay team (1:35.84)... Holds the school's fifth-fastest times in the 50y free (23.94) and in the 100y backstroke (56.90).

HIGH SCHOOL: Lettered three years in swimming for coach Scott Kerr at Sheldon High School… 1999 Oregon state champion in the 100 backstroke… Won state championship as a member of the 200 and 400 medley relay squads… Selected 1999 high school All-American in the backstroke.

PERSONAL: Annie Elizabeth Joseph… Born 4/17/81 in Eugene, Ore… Daughter of Jon and Renae Joseph… Father, Jon, owns Ironworks Fitness Club in Eugene, Ore… Both parents are graduates of the University of Oregon… Sister, Rachel, is a former swimmer on the Arizona team… Majoring in special education and rehabilitation… Enjoys Olympic lifting.