|Position:||Back, Fly, Free|
2009-10: Scored in 100 Backstroke (18th) and 200 Butterfly (23rd) at Ivy League Championship meet … Also swam 100 Butterfly at Ivy League Championship meet.
2008-09: Scored in 100 Backstroke (20th) at Ivy League Championship meet … Swam 200 IM and 100 Butterfly at Ivy League Championship meet.
Before Brown: High School Academic All-American … 2008 Iowa State Champion in the 100 back and 100 IM … Two-time High School All-American.
Personal: John Richard Gayton is the son of John and Laura Gayton of Bettendorf, Iowa … Has one brother, Joseph … Enjoys playing golf and tennis … Four-year letterwinner at Bettendorf High School.