* CLUB: Rose Bowl Aquatics (ROSE-CA)
* DOB: Nov 12, 1975
* HEIGHT: 6′ 4″ (193.0 cm)
* WEIGHT: 205 lbs (93.0 kg)
* HOMETOWN: Irvine, Calif.
* RESIDENCE: Irvine, Calif.
* BIRTHPLACE: Bellflower, Calif.
* COACHED BY: Jeff Julian
* High School: Irvine HS ’94
* College: California-Santa Barbara ‘99
* College Major: Business/Economics
* Job Outside of Swimming: Self-employed
* Parents: David and Linda; father is in leather goods sales, and mother is an elementary school science teacher
* Spouse: Married Danielle DeAlva on April 24, 2004; she competed at the Pan American Games for Mexico in swimming; she graduated from nursing school in 2006
* Sibling(s): Older sister (Nicole) attended Chapman University and is a social worker; younger sister (Erin) attended UC-Santa Barbara and is getting her Masters in teaching
* Sports Played Before Swimming: Basketball, baseball, soccer
* Pet(s): One puppy (Bailey) is a lab
* Hobbies Outside the Pool: Playing basketball
* Ultimate Way to Relax: Watching television
* Most Influential Person: Parents; “Because of their continued support throughout the years.”
* Sponsor(s): Nike
* Training Stats: Swims 4,000 meters/yards per day, 2 hours a day, 5 days a week
* More: 1994 High School All-American in water polo
* when he was little, wanted to be an NBA basketball player
- U.S. city: Irvine, Calif.
- int’l destination: Bora Bora
- musician: 2Pac
- celebrity: Magic Johnson; “I idolized him growing up.”