16 Jonathan Davis
16 Jonathan Davis
Birth Date: 03/20/1983
Height: 5-11
Weight: 200
Year: Senior
Hometown: Los Angeles, Calif.
High School: Westchester HS
Previous College: North Carolina
Position: Forward
UC Santa Barbara
After spending most of the first half of the season injured, Davis erupted in the latter half as one of the Gauchos' strongest offensive weapons, netting five of his six goals from game ten on...Appeared in a total of 19 matches, starting 17, including the final 14 of the season...Tallied 15 total points on the season, the most among returnee players, averaging 0.79 per game...Netted a career-high two goals in UCSB's 5-1 win at Cal Poly...Of the three assists he recorded, two came on game-winners, one in the season opener at San Diego State, and the other at home against Stanford...His third assist on the season was on the game-tying goal against Cal State Northridge to claim the Gauchos' third Big West title in the last four years...Led all offensive players with a .222 shooting percentage, finishing second on the team overall...Scored two goals in NCAA Tournament play, tallying the game-tying goal against Wisconsin-Milwaukee and the insurance goal in the National Semifinals against Duke. North Carolina
Appeared in 40 games in his two seasons at the University of North Carlolina...Rang four goals and made three starts as a sophomore in 2002...Netted a pair of goals and tallied one assist as a freshman.
Became a member of the Cal-South Regional, State, and National squads at the age of 15 before spending time with the U.S. Under-17 National Team...Led Cal-South to a national title in 2001...Was a member of a team that placed seventh in the South Africa Nike Cup...Earned tournament MVP honors after guiding his squad to a second place finish at the Tournament Mundial in Paris, France...Spent his club career with Breakaway...Scoring the game-winning goal in the 1998 State Cup was his most memorable sporting moment.
High School
Attended Westchester High School where he was a Parade All-American...Named the league MVP as a junior and player of the year as a senior.
Jonathan Davis was born March 20, 1983 in Los Angeles, Calif...Comes to UCSB as a Political Science major...Would like to play professional soccer or become an FBI Agent upon graduation...When he is not playing soccer he is playing basketball...Roots for the Lakers...Fan of Thierry Henry...Enjoys watching the TV show "Martin"...His favorite movie is "Scarface...Likes to read "Jet" magazine...His favorite book is Iceberg Slim's "Pimp"...Enjoys playing "FIFA 2003"...Would love to play alongside Zidane...Can best be described as a good guy...Before every game he always prays...Goes by the name JD...Has an older brother and sister, Damond and Yahance...Son of Delores Davis.
What is it that you bring to the UCSB men's soccer program and what would like to help it accomplish? "I bring experience, speed, and leadership to the program with the hope to win a National Championship."