Andy Castilleja
Andy Castilleja
Year: Sophomore
Hometown: Bakersfield, Calif.
High School: Stockdale HS
Position: Breaststroke


2012-13: Finished 12th overall in the 200 breaststroke (1:59.33) and 23rd overall in the 200 IM (1:50.53) at the Pac-12 Championships…Placed seventh overall in the 200 breaststroke (2:01.08) and 18th overall in the 200 IM (1:51.66) at the Arena Invitational in Long Beach, Calif. on Nov. 17…Won multiple events with victories in the 100 breaststroke (58.28) and the 200 breaststroke (2:05.46) in a meet victory over rival Cal Poly on Nov. 3…Achieved an NCAA ‘B’ cut time in the 200 breaststroke. 

Graduated from Stockdale High School which competes in CIF Division I…Earned All-League in 2009…Named Swimmer of the Year in 2011…Helped his team to win two league championships…Also swam for Bakersfield Swim Club under coach Keith Moore.

Andres, “Andy,” Castilleja was born January 20, 1994 in Oxnard, Calif. to parents Monica and Gary Myers…Has two older siblings and two younger siblings…Enjoys fishing and snowboarding…Favorite movies are “Four Brothers,” “Space Jam,” “Training Day” and “Caddyshack”…Personal hero is his mother…Favorite aspect of college swimming is the team.