AS A SENIOR IN 2017-18
UCSDtritons.com Athlete of the Week (2/5).
AS A SOPHOMORE IN 2015-16
Placed 11th in epee at 2015 San Diego Open ... Took 17th at BladeRunner ... Placed 22nd in senior men's team epee and tied 175th in Division I epee at North American Cup ... Took 12th at 2016 San Diego Open ... Of 17, placed 4th at the NCAA West Regionals.
AS A FRESHMAN IN 2014-15
Began career at UC San Diego by finishing 31st at BladeRunner (11/15) ... Tied for third in mixed epee at the San Diego Cup (1/25).
A 2014 graduate of Xavier College Prep in Palm Desert ... Placed 16th in Division III Men's Epee at 2013 Summer Nationals ... Competed with Desert Fencing Academy ... A two-time varsity basketball Academic Player of the Year at Xavier.
Born July 22 in Palm Springs ... Parents are Beverly and Gary Okamoto ... Has an older brother, Matthew, and a younger sister, Brighton ... A human biology major at Marshall College ... Plans on attending medical school and becoming a physician ... Roots for the Oklahoma City Thunder and the Buffalo Bills ... Kevin Durant is his most-admired athlete ... Favorite flick is Top Gun ... Likes Japanese food ... Hobbies include basketball and fishing.