Anthony Chiaro
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    Anthony Chiaro

    Class:
    Senior

    Hometown:
    Tucson, AZ

    High School:
    Sahuaro

    Height:
    6-0

    Event:
    Free/Fly

    02/01/2013

    Air Force Edged By Utah In Home Finale

    Barnosky and Evans-Nolan earn wins in 136-103 loss.

    10/15/2012

    Air Force Men's Swimming Takes Third at Denver Relays

    Falcons top events came in the 200 medley and 100 free relays.

    10/01/2012

    Air Force Men's Swimming & Diving 2012-13 Outlook

    Falcons open the season Oct. 5-6 at the Intermountain Shootout in Grand Junction.

    02/16/2012

    Air Force Men's Swimming & Diving Completes Day Two at MPSF Championships

    Falcons sit in eighth place, led by senior Corydon Butler's second-place finish in 500 free.

    12/02/2011

    Falcon Swimmers Complete Day One Action At U.S. Winter Nationals

    Six swimmers compete for AFA in day one.

    personal bests
    50 free - 21.32
    100 free - 47.63
    100 fly - 49.81
    200 fly - 1:51.97

    2012-13: Team Captain.

    2011-12 Highlights: Set career-bests in the 50 and 100 free ... third-fastest 100 fly time on the team.

    2010-11 Highlights:Swam the team's fourth-fastest 100 and 200 fly times and fifth-fastest 50 free ... shaved .55 seconds off his 50 free time ... also swam career-bests in the 100 fly, 200 fly and 200 free.

    2009-10 Highlights:Ranked in the team's top five in the 50 & 100 freestyle and 100 & 200 butterfly events ... best times were 21.89 in the 50 free, 47.63 in the 100 free, 50.77 in the 100 fly and 1:53.87 in the 200 fly.

    High School:Lettered four years in swimming for coach Lou Sassi ... state champion in the 500 freestyle in 2007 ... state champion in the 200 free in 2008 ... three-time All-American ... broke the 400 free national age group record at 2:58.33 ... also swam for the Tucson Ford club team, coached by Roric Fink ... member of National Honor Society ... three-time USA Swimming Academic All-American.

    Personal: Member of cadet squadron 30 ... son of Ken Chiaro and Donna Drilling ... has an older sister ... major is management ... career plans are to become a pilot ... nickname is Cheese ... favorite food is hot wings ... favorite movie is Zoolander ... favorite book is Decision Points by George Bush ... hobbies are swimming, shooting, beach and road trips ... person in history he'd like to meet is Johnny Cash ... favorite athlete is Ryk Neethling ... credits his teammates as having the biggest influence on his sports career ... if he could be on any reality TV show, it would be The Bachelor ... Favorite quote: "One of the best...."

    Inside Men's Swimming