Aaron McKinnon
Aaron McKinnon
Height: 6-4
Weight: 190
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Capitola, CA
High School: Soquel HS
Position: Free/Fly
Experience: 3V

2011- 12 --2011 AT&T Winter National Championships 200 freestyle, swimming it in a time of 1:56.68...  Named PAC-12 All-Academic Honors honorable mention.

2010-11 --Swam leg on school record-breaking 400 freestyle relay team which posted a time of 2:58.66 in the Pac-10 Championships en route to sixth-place finish ... also placed 19th in 200 freestyle with time of 1:39.16 ... other season-best times include 20.66 in 500 freestyle, 45.42 in 100 freestyle, 1:38.68 in 200 freestyle, 4:36.16 in 500 freestyle, 54.72 in 100 backstroke, 2:02.90 in 200 backstroke, 51.19 in 100 butterfly and 1:58.04 in 200 butterfly.

2009-10 ... Placed fourth in 1,000 freestyle at Big West Conference Championships with a season-best time of 9:23.15 ... also placed seventh in 500 freestyle with a season-best time of 4:32.13 and eighth in 1,650 freestyle with season-best time of 16:04.54 ... also swam on a pair of record-breaking second-place relay teams at the conference finals ... swam second leg on 400 freestyle relay (2:59.33, NCAA B Standard) and anchored 200 freestyle relay team (1:20.86, NCAA B Standard) ... other best marks include 22.03 in 50 freestyle, 47.22 in 100 freestyle, 1:39.50 in 200 freestyle, 53.67 in 100 backstroke, 52.10 in 100 butterfly and 2:00.21 in 200 butterfly.

2008-09 ... Won the consolation title (ninth overall) in 100 butterfly at Big West Conference Championships ... also was 12th in 100 backstroke as well as in 200 butterfly ... posted best times of 21.33 in 50 freestyle (second best on team), 48.82 in 100 freestyle, 52.62 in 100 backstroke (fourth best on team), 2:04.20 in 200 backstroke, 50.30 in 100 butterfly (second best on team), 1:53.86 in 200 butterfly (third best on team) and 2:10.40 in 200 individual medley.

Prep ...  Three-year letter winner in swimming and two-year letter winner in track at Soquel High School ... received player of the game award in 2008 ... team was first in CIF-Central Coast Section Championships in 2007.

Personal ... Born June 9, 1990 in Santa Cruz, Calif. ... son of David and Tamara McKinnon ... one brother, Lucas ... both parents participated in track and field at Chico State ... aspires to be a National Geographic show host ... majoring in communication studies.