Jimmy Gaston
Jimmy Gaston
Birth Date: 02/11/1990
Year: Junior
Hometown: Newton, Conn.
High School: The Bolles School
Position: Distance
UC Santa Barbara
Competed in the 1000 free (9:12.97), the bonus final for the 500 free (4:29.24), preliminaries for the 200 free (1:41.85) and the 1650 free (15:45.69) at the Big West Championships. High School
Attended The Bolles School...Guided the Bulldogs to their 20th consecutive state title...All-American in the 200 and 500 free his senior year...Also swam for The Bolles Sharks club team under coach Sergio Lopez. Personal
James Owens Gaston Jr. was born on Feb. 11, 1990 to James and Stephanie Gaston...Has three siblings Tara, Kelley and Owen...Enjoys biking and computers...Favorite movies are "Super Troopers," "The Rock" and "The Guardian"...Most memorable athletic achievement is earning High School All-American status...Lists his personal hero as Michael Phelps...Favorite aspect of college swimming is the unity of the team.