24 Ethan Boroson
24 Ethan Boroson
Height: 6-2
Weight: 220
Year: SO
Hometown: Tucson, Ariz.
High School: Catalina Foothills
Position: G/F

"Basketball at Caltech provides not only an opportunity to get on the court and forget about the stresses of such a rigorous institution, but also an opportunity to learn different lessons, about teamwork and cooperation, that are often difficult to obtain through pure academics."

Major: Mechanical Engineering

Career Aspiration: Mechanical Engineering related

Caltech Highlights:

ACADEMIC

Interned at GLHN Architects and Engineers in Arizona during the summer of 2010

ATHLETIC

As a sophomore (2010-11), played in all 25 games and started 6 ... Team captain ... Averaged 1.7 ppg, 2.8 rpg, and .8 apg ... 1.2 assist/turnover ratio ... Hauled in career-high 11 rebounds in win versus Eastern Nazarene ... Season-high 6 points at Whittier

As a freshman (2009-10), started 8 games before season-ending injury ... Averaged 4.0 ppg, 4.4 rpg, 3.3 apg, 1.4 spg, .9 bpg, and shot 52 percent from the field ... Career-high and team-high 8 assists in first ever collegiate game at La Sierra ... Scored career-high 10 points in second matchup versus La Sierra ... Voted Mr. Glue and Citizen of the Year by teammates ... Named captain for 2010-11

High School: Catalina Foothills, Tucson, Ariz.

High School Highlights: Scholar Athlete for state and region ... Science Olympiad nationals ... Basketball team state semi-finalists ... Region champions ... Regional tournament champions ... All-region honorable mention

Personal: Born June 1, 1991 in Tucson, Ariz. ... Parents Todd (Caltech grad) and Karie ... sister Libby