2009 - Tied for 13th at the Pac-10 Championships (16-00.75) ... Regional qualifier (17-00.75) ... Won the UCSD Triton Classic ... Tied for second at the UCLA Invite (16-6.76) ... In indoor track, tied for first at the MPSF Championships with a season-best 16-11.50 ... Pac-10 All-Academic honorable mention ... Athletic Director's Honor Roll.
2008 - Placed 16th at the West Region meet (16-1.25) ... Pac-10 champion with a mark of 17-1 ... Finished third in the vault against USC (16-7.25), at Cal/Nevada Championships (16-00.75) and at the CSUN Invite (15-7) ... In indoor track, was an NCAA provisional qualifier with a top mark of 17-00.75 ... Athletic Director's Honor Roll.
Saddleback - Served as the team captain from 2005-2006 ... Tied school record in the vault with a mark of 15-6 ... Orange Empire Conference champion ... Named Scholar Athlete of the Year.
High School - Played two years of football and track ... Tore his ACL playing football and ended his prep career with a best mark of 12-6 in the vault.
Personal - Born May 8, 1986 in Inglewood, CA ... Son of Robert and Cynthia Talley ... Dad was a punter for the Oakland Raiders ... Has one brother, John ... Economics major.
Tally's Best Marks
Outdoor PV - 17-1
Indoor PV - 17-00.75