13 Kale Major
13 Kale Major
Height: 5-6
Weight: 150
Year: Senior
Hometown: Santa Ana, Calif.
High School: Santa Ana HS
Position: Defender
UC Santa Barbara
His personal goal for the season is to "make this the best year of [his] life".

Played four years with the San Francisco Bay Seals under-17 team, winning the CYSA, North District II and Ambrozino Premier League titles in '97, '98 and '99...Was a member of the Corona Eagles under-19's from '99 to '00...Spent three weeks in Argentina with the Seals, winning the Rosario Copa Juvenil in '98.

High School
Prepped at Santa Ana High School earning the schools Athlete of the Year honors as a sophomore...Named First Team All-Golden West League in '98, '99 and '00, including the league's MVP honors in '99...Help lead the Saints to a league title as a senior...Also ran cross country for SAHS.

Kale Major was born July 28, 1982 in Orange, CA...Is a Mathematics major at UCSB...Hopes to become a high school math teacher after graduation...When not playing soccer he is usually backpacking or fishing...Roots for the San Jose Clash professional soccer club...Enjoys watching the TV show "The OC" and the movie "Dumb & Dumber"...His favorite book is Abram's "The Spell of the Sensuous"...His favorite video game is "NBA Street Vol. 2"...Would love the chance to play on the same team as Pele and his father...After spending 2002 as the team's equipment manager, making the UCSB soccer team is his most memorable sporting moment...His favorite stadium to play in is Eddie West Stadium...Before every game he is always sure to step on the sideline with his cleats...Has two older siblings, Sage and Poppy...Son of Pete and Connie Major.

What does being a member of the UCSB men's soccer team mean to you?
"Being a member of this team that all my hard work and sacrifice is paying off, it is a dream come true. With persistence and determination I made this team and I am proud to be on it. Being on the UCSB soccer team is why I live."