2 Jesse Tootell
2 Jesse Tootell
Birth Date: 01/19/1987
Height: 6-4
Year: Senior
Hometown: Hermosa Beach, Calif.
High School: Chadwick School
Position: 2M
UC Santa Barbara

Played in all 27 games for UCSB...Tallied 22 goals and one assist during his junior campaign...Was first on the team with his 41 earned penalties or ejections...Scored at least one goal in 18 of the games...Tallied a season-high three goals against UC San Diego (Oct. 24)...Posted one goal in each of the MPSF tournament games...Collected five steals and posted four field blocks during the season. 2007
Played in all 33 games for UCSB...Tallied nine goals and three assits during his sophomore campaign...Was second on the team with his 31 earned penalties or ejections...Tallied a season-high two goals against Pepperdine (Sept. 8)...Posted a goal against then-ranked No. 1 Cal (Nov. 4) and also had a goal in the 8-7 victory over Pepperdine (Nov. 24) at the MPSF Tournament...Collected eight steals and posted seven field blocks during the season. 2006
Played in all 35 of the Gauchos' games during his first year in the blue and gold...Tallied a total of 13 goals with his first coming against UC Irvine (Sept. 3) at the UCSD Triton Invitational...Had a season-high three goals at La Verne during the Inland Empire Classic (Sept. 10) where he also had a two-goal showing versus Whittier (Sept. 9)...Notched one goal in a narrow 11-10 loss to Stanford (Oct. 22)...Earned 29 penalties or ejections, good for fourth on the team...Tallied one assist, five steals and three field blocks. 2005
Redshirted. High School
Played two-meters for Bryan Weaver at Chadwick School...Was named the Prep League MVP as a senior...Selected Co-CIF Player of the Year...A Fourth Team All-American and All-Area selection...Tied the single season scoring record and set the all-time scoring record at Chadwick...Helped Chadwick to its 14th straight Prep League championship...Also competed in swimming...Was awarded the Sartorius Award for student-athletes, the Headmaster's Award and was an Honor Roll student. Club
Played for the Los Angeles Water Polo Club, which won the gold medal at the 2003 Junior Olympics. Personal
Jesse Scott Tootell was born Jan. 19, 1987 in Santa Monica, Calif. to Janet Tootell...Is a double major in aquatic biology...Has an older brother, Tony...Names Mike Rowe, the host of Discovery Channel's "Dirty Jobs" as his personal hero.