Travis Jepson
Travis Jepson
Birth Date: 09/13/1987
Year: Senior
Hometown: Campbell, Calif.
High School: Leigh HS
Position: Breaststroke
UC Santa Barbara
Placed third in the 100 breaststroke (55.59), fifth in the 200 breaststroke (2:02.08), 19th in the 200 IM (1:56.72) and competed in the 200 medley relay (1:30.89) at the Big West Championships. 2008: Placed fourth in the 200 breaststroke (2:02.32), fifth in the 100 breaststroke (56.77), eighth in the 200 medley relay (1:34.24) and 21st in the 200 IM (1:58.36) at the Big West Championships...Earned Big West Conference Athlete of the Week honors on Feb. 6. 2007: Placed 17th in the 100 breaststroke (59.23) and the 200 breaststroke (2:06.58) at the Big West Championships. Nationally: Competed at the 2008 U.S. Olympic Trials where he placed 42nd in the 200-meter breaststroke (2:19.40). High School
Swam for Leigh High School and was coached by Roger Smith and Nathin Floyd...Honors include all-league selections in 2004-06...Holds his high school's records in the 100 breaststroke and 200 medley relay...Earned Scholar-Athlete distinction...Swam for Santa Clara Swim Club, coached by Dick Jochums and John Bitter. Personal
Travis Stanley Jepson was born on Sept. 13, 1987...Parents are Jim and Kim...Has one sister, Kira...Hobbies include painting, drawing, cliff-diving, target shooting and illustration...Personal hero is swimmer Brendan Hansen...Favorite movies include "Snatch," "Invincible," "Fight Club" and "Mission Impossible 3"...Most memorable athletic achievement is qualifying for and competing in the 2008 Olympic Trials...Majoring in art with a minor in writing...Aspires to one day own a gallery.