Coco Kleinert
Coco Kleinert

Player Profile

La Canada, CA

High School:
Flintridge Prep



Played in four matches ... Saw action in a 3-1 victory over Cal State Fullerton in the first round of the NCAA Tournament ... Helped the Bruin defense surrender just 16 goals in 24 matches ... Also helped UCLA rank in the top 20 nationally (#17) in goals against average in 2007 (0.65).

Appeared in the season opener against Penn State.

Came in as a substitute in UCLA's 4-0 victory over St. Mary's on Sept. 18.

High School/Club
Member of the ODP Cal-South State Team in 2001-2002 ... Four-year letterwinner at Flintridge Prep in La Canada, Calif. ... Team captain and MVP ... Three-time first-team All-Prep League selection (2002 and 2004) ... Named second-team all-league in 2003 ... Led the Prep League in goals scored in 2002 ... Ended her prep career with 72 goals and 43 assists ... First-team all-area selection by the Los Angeles Daily News ... Was also a three-year letterwinner in Track & Field ... Three-time CIF Finalist in the 4x400 ... Plays club soccer for the Santa Anita Strikers ... Played mostly up top and in the midfield in high school ... Recruited to UCLA as a defender.

Full name is Nicole Marie Kleinert ... Goes by the name Coco ... Born September 12, 1987 in West Lake, Ohio ... Daughter of Richard and Darleen Kleinert ... Has two brothers, Adam and Matt ... Enjoys snowboarding, traveling and watching sports ... Favorite academic class is Psychology.