Men's Swimming & Diving

Gianluca Bencomo

Gianluca Bencomo

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    San Jose, Calif.
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Academic Major/Minor:
Biochemistry and Economics

Career Highlights:

Whittier College
Competed primarily in Sprint FR and BR during his first season as a Poet… Top times of 21.56 in the 50 FR, 48.94 in the 100 FR, and 1:01.61 in the 100 BR came at SCIACs… Anchored the SCIAC 200 Free Relay with a 21.29... During the season recorded three first-places…  Member of SCIAC All-Academic Team.

Why Whittier College:
It started with a "W"..... and I only take "W's".  It's also the Harvard of the West Coast. 

Parents: Alfredo & Amy Bencomo
San Jose, Calif.
Previous School:
Prospect High School
Snowboarding, Surfing, and Studying
Admired Athlete:
Chazz Michael Michaels