Winton Nguyen
Winton Nguyen
Height: 5-9
Year: Freshman
Hometown: Milpitas, Calif.
High School: Milpitas HS
Position: Sprints

High School
Nguyen was team MVP in his freshman through junior years of high school...Earned the Coach's Award his senior year...League Champion in the 400m with a time of 50.58 his sophomore year...League Champion in the 400m, 200m and Triple Jump his junior years...Held the fastest time in the Central Coast Section in the 400m with a time of 49.46...Scholar Athlete all four years of high school...Milpitas High School Apollo Award for US History his junior year...Earned Community Service Award his senior year...Made Honor Roll all four years of high school.

Personal
Majoring in Accounting with an emphasis in Accounting...Parents are Dona Pham and Francis Nguyen...Has one older brother Webster and one younger brother Westley...Chose UCSB because of the beautiful campus, diverse student body and academic opportunities...In his free time, Nguyen enjoys spending time with family and friends, playing video games, eating, watching movies, rollerblading and playing hockey...Favorite movies are "Finding Nemo", "Three Ninjas", and "How to Train Your Dragon"...Listens to India Arie...Favorite books are "To Kill a Mocking Bird" and "Lord of the Flies"...Favorite Athletes are Allyson Felix and Jeremy Wariner.


High School Bests
400m - 49.46 200m - 22.43 Triple Jump - 42'5.5"