Women's Swimming



Arantxa Medina-Alegria
Arantxa Medina-Alegria

Class:
Sophomore

Hometown:
Hermosillo, Mexico

High School:
Colegio Munoz

Height:
5-7

Position:
Breaststroke

Experience:
HS

Nevada

2013-14 (Fr.): Comes in as Nevada's fastest sprint breaststroker but may contribute in the sprint free, sprint fly, and 200 IM, as well.

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.

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