SAN DIEGO STATE 2012-13
Earned Mountain West Diver of the Week honors on Jan. 9 for her performance in the dual met vs. Tulane (Jan. 7) when she captured first place in the 1-meter and 3-meter springboard events win over the Green Wave ... At that meet she recorded a career-high score of 281.25 on the 1-meter board and a season-best 301.65 on the 3-meter board with both marks qualifying her for the NCAA Diving Zones ... She improved her career-best on the 1-meter board with a score of 317.30 in the meet vs. University of San Diego on Jan. 28 ... That score established a new school record in the event .. During the season recorded a pair of first-place, fiver second and one third in dual meets.
SAN DIEGO STATE 2011-12
Earned all-Mountain West recognition on the 1-meter, 3-meter and platform at the 2012 conference championship meet ... Advanced to the NCAA Championships where she competed on all three boards ... At the Mountain West Championships she recorded a score of 255.80 on the platform, a mark that ranks as the second-best all-time for an SDSU diver ... She also turned in the second-highest mark in the 3-meter board during the Arizona Diving Invitational (Jan. 28) when she registered 321.60 points ... Had one second-place and four third-place finishes in dual met competition.
SAN DIEGO STATE 2010-11
Etched her name into the SDSU all-time top 10 lists for all three diving events during her freshman season ... Her score of 56.95 on the one-meter board at the mountain West championships ranked eighth-best in school history ... A the same meet turned in a mark of 286.45 in the one-meter diving, a score that is fourth-best for an Aztec diver ... Finished fifth of 22 platform divers at the UCLA invitational on Jan. 9 with a mark of 215.65, third best in program history ... Compiled a pair of second-place finishes and three thirds on the three-meter board in dual meet competition.
Attended the International Community School in Seattle, but competed for the Lake Washington High school swimming and diving team ... Was the dive captain as a junior and senior ... Holder of the school record in the 1-meter for both six and 11 dives ... At the state championship-p meet, finished second in both her junior and senior seasons ... Was third during her sophomore year and fifth as a freshman ... A Junior National qualifier ... Was the co-founder of the International Community School's National Art Honor Society during her senior year.
Member of Pacific Northwest Diving club from 2006-10 ... Competed at the AAU Nationals in 2008 and 2009 ... Captured second place in the 1-meter and 3-meter events and finished fourth in the platform diving in 2009.
Anna Christine Steiner was born Oct. 2, 1991, in Bellevue, Wash. ... Daughter of David and Rebecca Steiner ... Father was a member of the rowing team at Western Washington University ... Mother was a swimmer at the University of Idaho ... Enjoys art projects, playing soccer, wakeboarding, snow skiing and snowboarding ... Favorite athletes is former Olympic diving champion Laura Wilkinson ... Was also recruited by New Mexico State and Northern Florida ... Majoring in anthropology with an emphasis in biology and a minor in recreation and tourism management ... Interested in a career as a marine mammal trainer.