UC Davis hosts Cal State Fullerton in the first round of the Big West Conference Tournament on Saturday at 1 p.m.
Early challenge for the top spot as Aggies and Mustangs clash before Causeway clash with the Hornets
First of two meetings with perennial power sees Aggies tied for first atop the division standings
UC Davis finishes play against the South Division with matches against No. 11 Anteaters, Matadors
Unbeaten Aggies welcome Cal State Fullerton and UC Riverside to Northern California.
2014: Did not appear in a match.
2013: Did not appear in a match.
PERSONAL: Parents are Joseph and Kathleen... Is the youngest of seven children in his family... His sister, Mary, is a Class of '99 graduate of UC Davis... His brother, Frank, and sister, Joan, played soccer at Yale and San Francisco, respectively... His uncle, Bob Portman, is in the Creighton Hall of Fame and was a first-round (seventh overall) draft pick of the NBA's San Francisco Warriors in 1969, playing four seasons... A standout soccer player at Cardinal Newman HS before giving up the sport to focus on competitive cycling after graduation...Raced with Team Swift, Team Mike's Bikes and the UC Davis club team...USA Cycling Bio...Attended UC Davis for the last two years but did not play soccer... Played club soccer for the Santa Rosa United '93 Gold squad, serving as captain of the Cal North ODP State Team in 2006 and was a Super Y National Team ID selection in 2008.