Tara Walter
    Tara Walter

    Class:
    Junior

    Hometown:
    Haddon Heights, N.J.

    High School:
    Paul VI HS

    Event:
    Breaststroke/IM


    03/25/2014

    Providence College Hosts Chi Alpha Sigma Induction Ceremony

    Twenty-three student-athletes were honored for excellence in the classroom.

    12/01/2012

    Women's Swimming And Diving Finish Second At Harold Anderson Invitational; Men Tie For Second

    28 Friars have now met BIG EAST Qualifying Standards this season.

    08/07/2012

    BIG EAST Announces 2011-12 BIG EAST All-Academic Team

    166 Friars named to 2011-12 BIG EAST All-Academic Team

    04/30/2012

    Athletic Department Set To Hold Winter/Spring Letter-Winner Society Inductions

    59 Friars will be inducted at a ceremony on April 30.

    02/16/2012

    Providence College Swimming Competes At The BIG EAST Championships

    Day two of the BIG EAST Swimming Championships included the 500y freestyle, 50y freestyle, and the 200y IM.

    As a Junior: Collected 63 points on the season ... Earned third-place against Butler in the 200y breaststroke (2:41.44) ... Earned ninth-place out of 41 competitors in the 200y breaststroke at the New England Catholic Invitational (2:35.44) ... Took fourth-place in the 200y breaststroke against Worcester Polytechnic Institute and the Coast Guard Academy (2:37.26).As a Sophomore: Collected 37.00 points ... Earned a second-place finish in a win over Holy Cross in the 100m breaststroke (1:20.84) ... Swam a personal-best 1:09.16 in the 100y breaststroke at the BIG EAST Championships and 2:31.87 in the 200y breaststroke at the Harold Anderson Invitational ... Qualified for the BIG EAST Championships in the 100y breaststroke and the 200y breaststroke ... Currently has 158.50 points. As a Freshman: Finished fourth on the team with 125.50 points...Against the Coast Guard, took first place in the 100y breaststroke (1:10.00) and the 200y breaststroke (2:31.38)...Swam the second-fastest 100y breaststroke (1:07.65) and 200y IM (2:13.64) on the team...Swam the fourth-fastest 200y breaststroke (2:26.91) all-time for the Friars...Qualified for the BIG EAST Tournament in the 100y breaststroke, 200y breaststroke and 200y IM.

    High School: Competed on Varsity swimming for three years and Varsity field hockey and basketball for one year...Named First Team All-Conference and team MVP in 2011...Member of National Honors Society.

    Personal: Born July 15, 1993 ... Daughter of Tony and Cele Walter ... Has two brothers, Brian, a sophomore at Fordham University, and Jack ... Accounting major.