Arantxa Medina-Alegria
Arantxa Medina-Alegria

Class:
Sophomore

Hometown:
Hermosillo, Mexico

High School:
Colegio Munoz

Height:
5-7

Position:
Breaststroke

Experience:
HS


02/25/2014

Nevada puts 10 on All-Mountain West swimming & diving team

Pack places third at MW Championship

02/21/2014

Li and Baerens win titles to keep Nevada in third

Championship concludes Saturday

02/19/2014

Huang wins 1-meter as Pack on top after day one at MW Championship

800-yard freestyle relay places second

11/23/2013

Nevada goes 2-1 at New Mexico quadrangular

Li wins two individual events

10/23/2013

Nevada hosts Pacific Friday

Season preview

Nevada
2014-15 (So.):
Will contribute heavily in breaststroke events among others after a very strong freshman season.

2013-14 (Fr.): Named to the Mountain West Women's Swimming & Diving All-Conference Team ... Advanced to the finals of the 100-yard breaststroke at the Mountain West Championships, placing eighth in 1:02.51 ... Placed third in the 200-yard IM `B' finals (2:01.58) and 11th overall, and placed sixth in the 200-yard breaststroke `B' finals and 14th overall (2:17.42) at the conference championships ... Named to the Mountain West Academic All-Conference team ... Tallied a runner-up finish in the 50-yard freestyle (24.59) in her first collegiate meet ... Secured first medalist honor against Fresno State, winning the 100 breaststroke (1:06.66) ... Against UC Davis, placed fifth in the 50 free (24.92) ... Placed fourth in the 50 free (25.31) against UCSB ... Placed second in the 200 IM (2:10.18) and third in the 50 free (25.09) against Cal State East Bay ... Earned a runner-up finish in the 100 breaststroke (1:05.80) and a sixth-place finish in the 200 breaststroke against San Jose State ... Placed third in the 200 (2:23.30) and fourth in the 100 (1:05.91) breaststroke in a tri-meet vs. Wyoming and UNLV ... Helped the Pack earn Scholar All-America team honors with a cumulative GPA of 3.37 ... Letterwinner.

Prior to Nevada:
Shined brightest in sprint-breaststroke events during her junior career in Mexico ... Both her 100 and 200-meter breast times are good enough to earn a place at the most recent Olympic Trials ... Her 100 long-course time equates to a 1:02.39 ... 200 long course time breaks down to a 2:15.62.

Personal:
Born Arantxa Medina in Hermosillo, Mexico in 1994 ... Daughter of Javier Medina and Carmen Alegria ... Both parents are teachers ... Has one brother, Javier (17) ... Has two sisters Olympia (21) and Alexa (15) ... Loves to compete in everything she does ... Watches the TV show Friends.

SCHEDULE
Download Schedule: Add to calendar

WOLF PACK BLOG

NEVADAWOLFPACK.TV
ONLINE STORE
WOLF PACK
Official Store
Official Online
AUCTIONS

Follow us!

Instagram