Anders Nelson
Birth Date: 07/04/1981
Height: 6-5
Year: Senior
Hometown: Clayton, Calif.
High School: Clayton Valley HS
Position: Sprints
Took third 100 free at the Big West Championships...Placed fifth in the 200 free and eighth in the 50 free...Was a member of both 400 and 800 free relay teams...Swam the Gauchos fastest time in the 100 Free for the 2001-2002 season...At the 2001 Big West Championships took third in the 100 freestyle and second in the 200 free relay ...Was a member of the fastest 200, 400 and 800 free relay times of 2000-2001 for UCSB...Also had fastest 100 freestyle time for UCSB...Spent 1999 season with the UCSB water polo squad.

High School
All-American at Clayton Valley High School...Set a school record in the 50 free...NCS Champions in 1999...Coached by Matt Chamberlain...Swam Club for the Terrapins of Concord, Calif...Coached by Ray Mitchell and Paul Stafford.

Born July 4, 1981...Parents are Tad and Marcia Nelson...Has three siblings...Majoring in Geography...Most memorable sports moment was winning North Coast Section in 1999...Favorite Athletes are Rusty Wallace and Ryder Nelson...Favorite television shows are "SpongeBob Squarepants and "DragonballZ".