Kibunguchy ranked No. 17 among nation's top freshmen; Five others among Big West's best
Elk Grove native one of 22 honored by the organization
Coach led UC Davis to Big West Conference North Division title in 2017
Duo becomes the first all-region selections for the Aggies since 2014
UC Davis welcomes Cal State Fullerton on Saturday (Nov. 11) at Noon
COSUMNES OAKS HS '16
Two-year varsity letter winner for the Wolfpack before focusing on competition with the Sacramento Republic FC U-17/18 Academy team… Selected for the United States U-19 Men's National Team for the Slovakia Cup, helping the Red, White, and Blue, to the title, with a 2-1 win over Russia in the finals… Named to U.S. Soccer Development Academy Starting XI for the Western Conference, helping the Sacramento Republic FC Academy team to a berth in the quarterfinals at the U.S. Soccer Development Academy playoffs in the program's first season… His academy team finished 17-8-7 overall and allowed the third-fewest goals in the Northwest Division, finishing second to eventual tournament runner-up Vancouver Whitecaps FC U-17/18… Was a two-time all-conference first team selection in 2013 and 2014 in high school… Helped lead the Wolfpack to the 2013 CIF Sac-Joaquin Section Division II title, ending the season 18-0-4, and a semifinal berth in 2014… Won a pair of league titles in the Sierra Valley and Capital Valley conferences… Named defensive MVP in 2014… Two-time scholar-athlete honoree.
Parents are Herbert and Sela… Has an older sibling, Malaika… Lists his proudest personal accomplishment as being selected to the U.S. U-19 Men's National Team, and his career sports highlight as winning the Slovakia Cup… If he could play another sport at UC Davis, it would be tennis… Lists his sports hero as Kobe Bryant and Martin Luther King, Jr., as his non-sports hero.