2003 -- Redshirted the season.
High School -- Member of the U.S. U-17 residency program and National Team ... Graduated a year early to join the UCLA team ... Played with the U-17s for two years, earning 11 international caps ... In 2002, played in 27 games with the U-17s, scoring three goals and three assists ... Also played with the U-14s and U-16s ... 2002-03 NSCAA All-American ... Rated the No. 16 recruit in the nation by Soccer America ... Played club soccer with the Irvine Strikers, which won the State Cup and were finalists in the regional tournament.
Personal -- Lists his greatest athletic thrill as assisting on the tying goal in a game with one minute left and then scoring the game-winning goal in overtime ... Admires Carlos Tevez of Boca Juniors ... Favorite pastime is playing basketball ... Full name is Jose Trinidad Gomez ... Born January 2, 1986 in Torrance, CA ... Undeclared major.