Jonathan Pinto
Jonathan Pinto

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Sao Paulo, Brazil

High School:
Stranahan HS

Height / Weight:
6-1 / 178

Event:
Back

Birthdate:
06/04/1985


Junior ('06-'07): Advanced to `A' final of 100 back and 200 back at Sun Belt Championships, finishing eighth in both events while setting season-best times in preliminaries of 51.88 and 1:52.04 respectively...16th-place finish in 200 IM at SBC, setting season-best 1:55.93 in preliminaries...swam lead leg of fourth-place 200 medley relay team at SBC...part of fifth-place 200 free relay team at SBC, swimming anchor leg in 21.21...anchor leg of fifth-place 400 free relay team.

Sophomore ('05-'06): Part of the 200 and 400 medley relay teams that won conference titles with times of 1:30.59 and 3:20.09, respectively...advanced to the `A' Final of the 100 back at the conference championships to earn fifth place with a time of 51.56...earned a fourth place finish in the 200 back with a season-best time of 1:49.17...advanced to the `B' Final of the 200 IM to earn a 10th place finish by touching the wall in 1:56.21...had four top-five finishes during the regular season in the 100 and back...won the 100 back against Tampa and the 200 back at the FAU Winter Invite.

Freshman ('04-'05): Swam the 200 back in 1:54.53 and the 100 back in 53.28 to earn seventh place finishes at the Sun Belt Championships...also swam a season-best in the 200 IM (1:57.54) to advance to the finals... earned a seventh place finish at the Georgia Tech Invite in the 200 back (1:57.85).

High School: Swam at Stranahan High School where he was voted best swimmer in 2004.

Personal: Business major...born June 4, 1985, in Sao Paulo, Brazil...son of Mariaeliana Zaggo...hobbies include planes and kite surfing.

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