THIS SEASON: Matt Talmadge is an improving breaststroker and IM'er who continues to battle for dual-meet opportunities as a 2011 junior.
2010: Talmadge raced in a variety of events as a 2010 sophomore, providing depth in dual meets. He finished with USC's third-best 100y and 200y breast times.
2009: Talmadge competed in the breast and medley events as a 2009 freshman.
HIGH SCHOOL: Talmadge, who prepped at Dos Pueblos High in Goleta, Calif., was a 2008 prep All-American and finished second in the 100y breast at the 2008 CIF Southern Section Championships ... He was an eight-time Channel League champion in the 100y breast and 200y IM.
CLUB: Santa Barbara Swim Club.
PERSONAL: He was born on Dec. 5, 1989 ... He is an economics major.
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