Brandon Shilling
Brandon Shilling
Birth Date: 05/24/1991
Year: Sophomore
Hometown: San Jose, Calif.
High School: Bellarmine HS
Position: Backstroke/IM
Swam the third leg on the Gauchos' second-place 800 freestyle relay (6:37.16) at the Big West Championships...Placed sixth in the 100 backstroke (51.31) and seventh in the 200 individual medley (1:51.74)...Took 10th in the 200 backstroke (1:51.76). HIGH SCHOOL
Four-time All-American his sophomore and junior years and two-time All-American his senior year... Swam for coach Larry Rogers in the CCS Division for the Bells...Holds a record in the 200 free relay for the Bells...Helped the Bells to four CCS titles, stretching the school's streak to 25 in a row...Also played water polo...Also swam for the Santa Clara Swim Club under coach John Bitter. PERSONAL
Brandon Shilling was born in San Jose, Calif. on May 24, 1991 to Ken and Maureen Shilling...Has one older sister, Tina, and one younger brother, Steve... Major is undeclared but would like to coach someday...Hobbies include playing hackie sac, frisbee, listening to music and watching movies...Favorite movie is "Tommy Boy"...Favorite musician is Notorious B.I.G....Favorite book is "Holes"...Favorite aspect of college swimming is that everybody has each other's backs.