High School: Earned five letters and captained one season at Mauldin High School for coach Patricia Gettys. Also a member of Team Greenville club program coached by Scott Bonine..
Personal: Born February 11, 1992. Son of James and Tracey Tanzey. Has one sister (Laura). Hobbies include surfing. Favorite food is spaghetti and meatballs. Favorite athlete is Ryan Lochte. Lists John Lennon as his non-sports hero and the person in history he’d like to meet. Majoring in exercise science.