Grand Blanc, Mich.
Anzalone's Track & Field Bio
2012 USTFCCA All-Academic
2012 Academic All-Big Ten in cross country
2011 Big Ten Conference Co-Freshman of the Year in cross country
Two-time All-Great Lakes Region in cross country (2012, 2011)
Placed second at the 2012 USA Cross Country Championships
Member of Team USA for 2012 NACAC Junior Championships
Placed second at 2012 NACAC Cross Country Championships
2012: Placed 86th overall as an individual qualifier at the 2012 NCAA Championship (6K) with a time of 20:40.2 ... finished sixth overall and second for the Badgers at the Great Lakes Regional (11/9), clocking in at 20:25 (6K) ... placed second for Wisconsin and seventh overall in a time of 20:31 (6K) at the Big Ten Championship (10/28) ... finished first for the Badgers and 28th overall with a time of 20:11 (6k) at the Wisconsin adidas Invitational (10/12)... placed 22nd overall and second for Wisconsin at the Greater Louisville Cross Country Classic (9/29), finishing in a time of 17:15.85 (5k) ... placed second for Wisconsin and fifth overall with a time of 17:49.1 (5k) at the Panorama Farms Invitational (9/22) ... finished second for Wisconsin and third overall at season-opening Badger Opener (9/7), finishing in a time of 17:54 (5K)
2011: Finished 127th at the 2011 NCAA Championship (6K), third for the Badgers, clocking in at 21:14.6 ... placed 24th overall and fourth for UW at the NCAA Greak Lakes Regional (6K) with a time of 21:13 ... took 20th overall and fourth for the Badgers at the Big Ten Championship (6K) with a time of 20:51 ... won first collegiate race at the Badger Opener (5K) with a time of 18:02 ... placed ninth overall and first for the Badgers at the Bill Dellinger Invitational (5K) at 16:57.52 ... finished 97th overall and third for UW at the Wisconsin adidas Invitational (6K) with a time of 21:13.2 ... took 42nd overall and second for Wisconsin at the Roy Griak Invitational (6K), clocking in at 21.45.2
Regional Champion and MHSAA State Runner up with third-fastest time in state history (17:01) senior year in Cross Country ... four-time Country Champion and three-time Conference and regional Champion in Cross Country ... Grand Blanc Athlete of the Year, State Champion in 3200 (10:23.07) with new county and school record senior year in Track ... second at Nike Indoor Nationals in the 5000 Meters ... four-time Conference Champion in Track
Parents are Charles and Doreen Anzalone ... has one younger sister, Olivia ... intends to double major in nutritional science and Spanish
"The athletic excellence combined with the academic benefits and community lifestyle made my decision to go to UW-Madison easy. Coach Stintzi and the rest of the coaching staff made me feel like I was instantly part of the Badger family."