2 - Jeff Quezada
Jeff Quezada
Height: 6-1
Weight: 165
Year: Freshman
Hometown: Glendale, Calif.
High School: St. Francis HS
Position: Defender

High School/Club
Played five years for Los Angeles FC before moving onto a trio of academies: Cosmos West, Chivas USA, and LA Galaxy, serving as captain at each ... Won the Manchester Cup in 2011 with the Cosmos ... Dallas Cup Champion in 2010 with LAFC ... Surf Cup Champion every year from 2007-10 with LAFC ... So Cal ODP each year from 2009-11 ... State Champion in 2010 and 2011 ... Played just one year of high school soccer, making the All-Area team ... Was a part of the National Honor Society, Mass Media Club, Ultimate Frisbee Club, and Ping Pong club in high school ... Graduated high school with a 4.2 GPA.

Jeffrey John Quezada was born on Sep. 24, 1996 in Los Angeles ... Parents are Marco and Melissa Quezada ... Has an older sister, Alexandra, and a younger sister, Rose ... Plannings on majoring in psychology and business ... Aspires to play soccer professionally ... When not playing soccer, he is playing frisbee golf, reading, and playing basketball ... He can't do without music, which is his go-to pregame activity ... He can best be described as calm and composed ... Most memorable sporting moment is playing in England in the World Finals for the Manchester Cup ... He wants people to know that his goal is to make the next four years of UCSB soccer the most succesful in program history ... Would love to play against Dutch striker Robin Van Persie and with former Italian defender Paolo Maldini ... Favorite sports teams are the Los Angeles Lakers, LA Galaxy, Los Angeles Dodgers, Los Angeles Kings, and Manchester United ... Favorite athlete is Kobe Bryant ... Favorite movie is Silence of the Lambs ... Calls Breaking Bad his favorite show ... Lists J.D. Salinger's classic The Catcher in the Rye as his favorite read.

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