1 - Bart Kowalski
Bart Kowalski
Born: 07/31/1983
Height: 6-0
Weight: 185
Year: Senior
Hometown: Simi Valley, Calif.
High School: Royal HS
Position: Setter
2006
Redshirt.

2005 Played in 94 games as a junior...Led the Gauchos with 1,008 set assists, averaging 10.72 per game...Finished the season with 86 total digs, including a career-high 10 at Hawai'i...Named MPSF Player of the Week in late February.

2004
Competed in 28 games as a sophomore...Finished the year with 30 assists, including a season-high 20 against BYU.

2003
Played in 77 games as a freshman...Led the Gauchos with a team-high 802 assists, averaging 10.42 assists per game...Also had a team-high 22 service aces while adding 74 digs.

High School/Club
A 2002 graduate of Royal High School, where he played setter...Named First Team All-CIF Division II in 2001 and 2002... Named Royal's Scholar-Athlete of the Year and served as class valedictorian as a senior...Played club ball for Southern California Volleyball Club, earning the bronze medal at the 2002 Junior Olympics...Won a silver medal with SCVC at the 2001 Junior Olympics.

Personal
Bartlomiej Sebastian Kowalski was born July 31, 1983 in Wejherowo, Poland...A computer engineering major at UCSB...Named to UCSB's Dean's List in 2006...Cannot do without his family, friends, and music...Top bands include The Bouncing Souls, Thrice, and Rise Against...Lists his favorite movie as "Star Wars"...Favorite TV show is "The Simpsons"...Has an older sister, Kamil...Parents are Antoni and Iris Kowalski.