Taylor Spivey
Taylor Spivey
Height: 5-3
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Redondo Beach, CA
High School: Mira Costa HS
Position: Distance Free
Experience: 2V

2010-11 -- Eleventh-place finisher in 1,650 freestyle at Mountain Pacific Sports Federation Championship with season-best time of 17:24.98 ... other season-best marks include 25.09 in 50 freestyle, 54.15 in 100 freestyle, 1:54.52 in 200 freestyle, 5:03.41 in 500 freestyle, 10:31.40 in 1,000 freestyle and 2:21.10 in 200 butterfly.

2009-10 ... Placed 14th in 500 freestyle at Big West Conference Championships with a season-best time of 5:07.99 ... also was ninth in 1,000 freestyle (10:31.03) and ninth in 1,650 freestyle (17:44.35) ... other best marks include 25.52 in 50 freestyle, 54.85 in 100 freestyle, 1:57.29 in 200 freestyle, 1:07.85 in 100 backstroke, 1:19.46 in 100 breaststroke, 1:07.03 in 100 butterfly and 2:20.31 in 200 butterfly.

High School ... A four-year letter winner in swimming and two-year letter winner in water polo at Mira Costa High School in Manhattan Beach ... team MVP and scholar/athlete in 2009 ... also was Junior Lifeguard MVP, Most Outstanding Rookie and Most Improved ... made the Honor Roll all four years and earned Scholar/Athlete honors four times ... member of Varsity Club, Junior Lifeguard and Link Crew ... chose Cal Poly because of its architecture and swimming programs.

Personal ... Daughter of Marc and Bonnie Spivey ... no siblings ... wants to be an architect ... hobbies include open water competitions, paddling, snowboarding and running ... currently a Los Angeles County ocean lifeguard ... born April 13, 1991, in Redondo Beach, Calif. ... majors in architecture.