Georgia Tech swimming & diving held its first official team practice on Tuesday
Georgia Tech swimming set a number of new career best times on the day
Georgia Tech swimming posted a total of 10 NCAA ‘B’ cut times on Saturday
Georgia Tech swimming and diving will have 16 swimmers in action this weekend
Georgia Tech swimming and diving defeated SCAD on Saturday at McAuley Aquatic
2016-17 ACC Academic Honor Roll
2016-17 (Freshman): Capped off his freshman year with the Jackets by recording career-best times in the 50 free (20.75), 100 free (45.19) and 200 free (1:39.46) events at the Bulldog Last Chance Meet ... Also turned in a career-best mark of 58.78 in the 100 breast at the GT Invitational ... Recorded the sixth-fastest time on the team in the 100 free (45.19), 200 free (1:39.46) and 100 breast (58.78) ... Also swam on the 400 free relay team that turned in the third-fastest time on the year for the Jackets at 2:59.90 ... Posted a seventh-place finish in the 100 free (47.79) and an eighth-place showing in the 200 free (1:45.81) in the dual meet against Georgia ... Finished fifth in the 200 free (1:44.40) and eighth in the 100 free (47.70) in the tri-meet with Cincinnati and FAU ... Also placed sixth in the 100 free (46.92) versus Alabama.
Before Tech: Was a multi-sport letter award winner at St. Margaret's Episcopal School ... Swam for three years for coach Edmund Herlihy ... Was a team captain his senior season ... Also lettered in cross country and track & field ... Was a three-time team MVP in swimming in 2012, 2014 and 2015 ... Was the 2015 league champion in both the 100 breast and the 100 free events ... Led his cross country team to the 2012 CIF Championship title ... A member of the High School Honors Committee and the Headmaster's Honors ... Also a member of the Cum Laude Society.
Personal: Full name is Quentin Scott Talley ... Born on July 13, 1997 in Irvine, Calif. ... Son of Brion and Luann Talley ... Has a sister named Elise ... Enjoys photography, hiking and surfing ... Started swimming around six years old ... Most memorable athletic accomplishment is walking on to the Georgia Tech swim team ... Chose Tech because of the academics, the beautiful campus and athletics ... Intends to major in aerospace engineering.
|Talley's Career Top Times (through 10/7/17)|
|50 Free||20.75||Bulldog Last Chance Meet (2/26/17)|
|100 Free||45.19||Bulldog Last Chance Meet (2/26/17)|
|200 Free||1:39.46||Bulldog Last Chance Meet (2/26/17)|
|100 Breast||58.78||2016 GT Invitational|