Curtis Bauer
Curtis Bauer
Birth Date: 02/02/1986
Year: Senior
Hometown: Hayward, Calif.
High School: De La Salle HS
Position: Freestyle/Backstroke/Butterfly
UC Santa Barbara
2007: Took seventh in the 100 free (45.92), eighth in the 100 backstroke (51.67), and 11th in the 50 free (21.00) at the Big West Championships. 2006: Took sixth in the 100 free (46.42), seventh in the 50 free (21.26), and eighth in the 100 fly (50.89) at the Big West Championships. 2005: Took 17th in the 50 free (21.01), 100 free (46.51), and the 100 backstroke (51.48) at the Big West Championships...Third-fastest in the 50 free and fourth-fastest time among all Gauchos in the 100 free sprint event. High School
Swam at De La Salle under coach Steve Guthrie...All-American from 2002-04...Earned back-to-back North Coast Section team championships...Won the Coaches' Award...Also swam for East Bay Bat Rays, coached by Mark Sand. Personal
Curtis James Bauer was born Feb. 2, 1986...Parents are Bruce and Elaine...Siblings are Nick and Courtney...Hobbies include playing cards, board games, and anything competitive...Favorite movie is "Lucky Number Slevin"...Favorite Book is the "Iliad" by Homer...Listens to Béla Fleck and the Flecktones...Favorite sports team is the Oakland Athletics...Majoring in business economics with hopes of becoming a bank owner...Most memorable athletic achievement is winning the NCS Team Championship two years in a row...Personal hero is Domingo Pierantoni...Favorite aspect of college swimming in the team.