Scott Vogelgesang
Scott Vogelgesang
Birth Date: 03/24/1988
Year: Senior
Hometown: San Ramon, Calif.
High School: California HS
Position: Freestyle
UC Santa Barbara
2009: Part of the Big West Champion meet, conference and school record-setting 400 free relay (2:54.93) and a member of the first-place, conference and school record setting 200 free relay (1:18.40)...Placed second in the 200 free (1:37.13), sixth in the 50 free (20.40), fifth in the 100 free (44.50)...Took second in the 800 free relay, setting a school record...Also took second in the 400 medley relay, setting a school record (3:14.39) at the Big West Championships. 2008: Member of the Big West Champion and conference and school record-setting 200 free relay (1:19.06)...Big West Champion in the 800 free relay (6:34.72)...Placed second in the 100 free (44.30), second in the 200 free (1:37.26) and third in the 50 free (20.29) at the Big West Championships... Also earned Mid-Major All-American Honorable Mention accolades. 2007: Received Big West Freshman of the Year honors...Set a new UCSB record in the 200 free (1:37.76) as member of Big West Champion 800 free relay team...Took second in the 100 free (44.70), third in the individual 200 free (1:39.37) and fifth in the 50 free (20.77) at the BWC Championships. Nationally: Swam at the 2008 U.S. Olympic Trials placing 113th in the 100-meter freestyle (52.14). High School
Competed for California High School under coach Josh Painter...A four-time all-league selection as well as an All-American... Was a three-time team MVP...Also swam for San Ramon Valley Livermore Aquatics, coached by Richard Thornton...Holds three team records with SRVLA and has been inducted into the program's hall of fame...Also played water polo for California High School where he was the team MVP and captain. Personal
Scott Fredric Vogelgesang was born on Mar. 24, 1988...Parents are Fred and Linda...Has two siblings, Bruce and Keith... Majoring in sociology... Favorite movie is "The Hangover" and favorite show is "Entourage"...Most memorable athletic achievement is competing in the Olympic Trials...Favorite aspect of college swimming has been winning the Big West Conference... Hero is LeBron James