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  Evan Castro
Evan Castro

Player Profile
Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Redlands, Calif.

High School:
Redlands HS

Position:
Breaststroke/Freestyle

Utah: 2003-04- Qualified for the NCAA Championships in the 100 breast with a time of 54.39 ... finished second in 100 breast and third in the 200 breast (2:01.71), at the 2004 MWC Championships, also placed third in the 400 free relay, finished third in 200 free relay, finished third in the 200 medley relay ... first team all-MWC in 100 breast ... second team all-MWC in 200 breast, 200 medley relay, 200 free relay and 400 free relay ... won 100 breast against BYU ... won four events against Air Force ... two-event winner at San Diego ... won three-events at UC Irvine.

2002-03- Broke school record in 100 breast (55.12) and finished fourth at 2003 MWC Championships ... finished third in both 200 medley relay (1:30.50) and 200 free relay (1:21.86) along with sixth in 200 breast (2:04.83) at 2003 MWC Championships ... second-team all-MWC in 100 breast, 200 free and 200 medley relay ... MWC Swimmer of the Week on Nov. 27, 2002 ...placed seventh in 400 medley relay (3:55.97) and 14th in 400 free relay (3:34.96) at US Nationals ... NCAAB provisional qualifier.

2001-02- Finished 10th in the 100 breast at the 2002 U.S. National Swimming Championships ... named Utah's Most Valuable Swimmer in 2001-02 ... at the 2002 Mountain West Conference Championships, finished fourth in the 100 breast, 13th in the 500 free and 14th in the 200 breast ... named second-team all-MWC for 2001-02 season in the 100 breast ... MWC swimmer of the week ... number three all-time in 100 breast at Utah (56.16).

Prior- First-team high school All-American in the 100 breast and 200 medley relay ... first-team all-conference from 1998-2001 ... member of the Southern California all-state team ... U.S. Junior National qualifier from 1998-2001 ... also participated on the Redlands Swim Team.

Personal- Born on April 22, 1982 ... son of Dave and Vicki Austin and the late Richard Castro ... health promotion and education major.

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