Men's soccer player Joe Sofia leads the list with a 3.96 cumulative GPA
Freshman defender receives second-team All-Freshman accolades
Bruins travel south to play Aztecs on Friday night.
Victor Chavez scores the lone goal of the match in the 64th minute.
The senior midfielder is joined by Grady Howe in this week's episode
Men's Soccer vs. San Diego State; Nov. 9, 2012; UCLA 2, SDSU 1; Senior Day
Men's Soccer vs. Oregon State; October 5, 2012; UCLA 1, Oregon State 0
Men's Soccer vs. Tulsa; UCLA 1, Tulsa 0; Sept. 7, 2012
UCLA Men's Soccer vs. New Mexico; Aug. 24, 2012; New Mexico 3, UCLA 2
High School/Club -- Captained the Los Angeles Galaxy Youth Academy to 2012 League Championship ... Helped lead the Galaxy to the 2011 National Championship (best of 72 Academy teams nationwide), League Championship and Generation Adidas Cup Championship (composed of all Major League Soccer Youth Academy teams) ... Earned All-Pacific Coast League and Rookie of the Year honors as a freshman at Corona Del Mar High School (Corona Del Mar, Calif.), scoring 8 goals as the second leading scorer.
Personal -- Decided to attend UCLA because of the quality of the men's soccer program, competitive atmosphere, history of success, and promising future for success ... Lists his biggest thrill as winning the U-16 U.S. Soccer Development Academy National Championship ... Admires U.S. runner Steve Prefontaine ... Hobbies include surfing, playing the guitar, listening to music, and spending time with friends ... Parents: Grady and Marlynn Howe ... Father won an NCAA Championship as a water polo player at UC Santa Barbara ... Has a younger brother, Noah ... Full name is Jonathan Grady Howe ... Born February 15, 1994 ... Business Economics major.