Former All-American claims gold in 4x200-meter freestyle relay
23 athletes and coaches will pursue Olympic dreams in London
Eighteen athletes with Arizona ties will compete in the 2012 Olympic Games in London, England, with competition beginning Friday, July 27 and continuing through Sunday, Aug. 16.
Four Arizona swimmers competed in the 50 free finals on Monday night to close out the 2012 Olympic trials in Omaha, Neb.
Arizona swimming had another exciting night at the Olympic trials as the Ford/Zona teams added Alyssa Anderson to an Olympic relay team
Qualified for the 2012 Olympics after finishing sixth in the 200m free at the Olympic Trials...16-time All-American...School-record holder in the 500 freestyle with a time of 4:34.34...Pac-10 individual championship in '09...Second fastest 200 I.M. in school history...U.S. National team member for two seasons...Former U.S. National Junior Team member... Team Captain
2011-12: Named co-Senior Woman of the Year...Received Pac-12 All-American Honorable Mention Honors...Earned five All-American honors at the NCAA Championships after finishing fourth in the 200 free, seventh in the 200 fly, ninth in the 500 free, third in the 800 free relay and fourth in the 400 free relay.
2010-11: A five-time All-American at the
2009-10: Earned All-American honors in 500 free and 800 free relay at the
2008-09: Placed seventh at
International: Swam at the World University Games for U.S. team under head coach Eric Hansen.... Named to
Personal: Daughter of Randy and Colette Anderson...Has a younger sister and a younger brother...Sister swims for the University of Southern California
Why Arizona: the beautiful campus, prestigious team and incredible coaches.
200 free: 1:42.91
500 free: 4:34.34
200 fly: 1:53.79
2012 Olympic Trials:
200m Free Finals: 6th - 1:58.40
400m Free Preliminaries: 22nd - 4:13.29