Tara Celeste Anderson Athlete Profile

Tara Celeste Anderson

Tara Celeste Anderson
Position: Sprints Height: 5-7 Class: Freshman Roster Years: 2012-2013 Hometown: Kaysville, UT Last School: Davis High School

Personal

  • Parents are Matt and Jenny Anderson
  • Has six siblings: Rachel, Dallin, Ellie, Jane, Addie and Isaac 
  • Enjoys boating, skiing, hiking, mountain biking, traveling and being with friends and family
  • Majoring in nursing

Before BYU

  • Personal bests in high school: 100m- 12.99, 200m- 25.95, 400m- 57.83
  • Holds Davis High School 4x400m record in 3:55.12
  • Won 4x400m Utah State Championship in 2011
  • Holds Davis High School All-Time 4x100 record in 48.25
  • Won 4x100m Utah State Championship in 2011
  • Holds Davis High School All-Time 400m record in 57.83
  • Captain of the track team in 2011
  • Standard Examiner Athlete of the Week
  • Member of 2011 5A State Championship Team
  • Placed third in the 400m at 5A State Championships

Stats

 Personal bests: 300m- 43.36; 400m- 59.82 


2013 | Freshman Year

Indoor:

  • During her first collegiate meet, finished fifth in the 300m with a time of 43.36 at the Blue and Orange Opener
  • Finished third in the 400m during the Wildcat Indoor Invitational with a time of 1:00.25

Outdoor:

  • During the UVU Invitational, placed 11th overall in the 400m with a time of 1:00.83
  • Placed sixth overall in the 400m at the Utah State Invitational with a time of 59.82
  • Finished 13th in the 400m during the BYU Robison Invitational with a time of 1:00.24
  • At the Weber State Twilight, placed eighth in the 800m with a time of 1:00.61