THIS SEASON: Gaspar-Asaoka will redshirt his first season at USC.
HIGH SCHOOL: Gaspar-Asaoka was an All-American in water polo and swimming as a senior at Iolani School in Honolulu... Also an all-league first-team selection in 2008 and a second-team pick in 2007... In swimming, was a three-time all-league second-team pick and first team selection in 2009.... Played club for Iolani WPC... An honor student.
PERSONAL: Gaspar-Asaoka is majoring in electrical engineering... Parents are Ray Gaspar and Lynn Asaoka... Has one sister, Raelynn... His uncle Lyle Asaoka played water polo at UCLA... Enjoys playing guitar, and surfing in his spare time... Lists Michael Jordan as his biggest sports hero... Would like to travel to Japan and Europe... Birthdate is Sept. 1, 1990.