Sport: Men's Swimming
FAVORITE MUSIC ARTIST:
FAVORITE SPORTS TEAM:
FAVORITE PLACE TO HANG OUT:
BEST BOOK YOU HAVE READ:
Screwtape Letters, by C.S. Lewis
Intro to Materials Science, CS 106a
FAVORITE VIDEO GAME:
FAVORITE T.V. SHOW:
The Cosby Show
FAVORITE NON-SWIMMING ACTIVITY:
ONE WORD THAT DESCRIBES YOU:
IF YOU WERE GOING ON A ROAD TRIP AND COULD ONLY TAKE ONE CD, WHICH ONE WOULD YOU TAKE?
Dunno, but it would a collection of some great classic rock
BEST VACATION OR TRIP YOU HAVE EVER TAKEN:
Golfing on the Oregon coast
OPPONENT YOU WOULD MOST LIKE TO BEAT:
Erik Vendt, in the 400 im
HOW DO YOU PREPARE BEFORE A MEET?
Pray about it, and then try not to think about it too much
IF YOU COULD PLAY ANOTHER SPORT AT STANFORD, WHAT WOULD IT BE?
BEST THING ABOUT BEING A STUDENT-ATHLETE AT STANFORD:
The incredible team atmosphere that you get to be part of
BEST PART ABOUT YOUR GAME:
My toughness in workout
SOMEWHERE YOU HAVE NEVER BEEN THAT YOU WOULD MOST LIKE TO VISIT:
IF YOU COULD HAVE DINNER WITH A FAMOUS PERSON, WHO WOULD IT BE
WHAT HAS BEEN THE HIGHLIGHT OF YOU ATHLETIC CAREER TO THIS POINT?
Competing at the Olympic Trials
WHAT DO YOU LIKE TO DO IN YOUR SPARE TIME?
Hang out with friends, play golf
MOST INFLUENTIAL PERSON IN YOUR LIFE?
WHAT MADE YOU CHOOSE TO ATTEND STANFORD?
I've always wanted to go here, and I don't even know why. It has always seemed like the a dream world, and it still does. It seems too good sometimes.
WHAT IS SOMETHING ABOUT YOURSELF THAT FEW PEOPLE KNOW?
I want to become a golf course architect.
YOUR ADVICE WOULD YOU GIVE TO YOUNG SWIMMERS WHO WANT TO COMPETE IN COLLEGE:
That's a great goal. Stick with it. The team atmosphere is very rewarding after years of training virtually alone.
FAVORITE BREAKFAST CEREAL:
Frosted Mini Wheats
NOBODY KNOWS HOW MUCH I LIKE:
Getting up for morning practice and riding down to the pool
EARLIEST SWIMMING MEMORY:
Joining the swim team because my best friend was on it, and having to ask the coach what he meant by doing 'I am's.'
FAVORITE PRE-MEET MEAL:
FAVORITE POOL TO COMPETE AT AND WHY:
Texas A&M, because I've swum fast every time I've gone there.