Men's soccer player Joe Sofia leads the list with a 3.96 cumulative GPA
Franklin, Barr Named Team MVPs
UCLA - Will look to impress the coaching staff in his first spring practice.
2012 - Did not see action in his first season in the program and worked on the scout team in practice ... Received the Charles Pike Memorial Award for Outstanding Scout Team Player (special teams) at the annual team awards banquet.
HIGH SCHOOL - Played four seasons as a safety, wide receiver and return man at Arcadia HS for coach Jon Dimalante ...Three-star recruit according to rivals.com and scout.com ... Scout.com's No. 46 safety in the nation ... Rated No. 82 prospect in CA/NV/HI by Super Prep ... Three-star recruit according to ESPN ... Rated No. 69 prospect in the state of California by ESPN and the No. 95 wide receiver ... As a senior, he made 63 catches for 875 yards and five touchdowns ... Credited with 45 tackles, 1.5 sacks, one interception and one fumble caused ... All-CIF Southeast Division performer at wide receiver ... Named team MVP ... Served as team captain ... As a junior, he had 53 receptions for 650 yards, 11 TDs ... Totaled 1,045 return yards ... Made 50 tackles, caused three fumbles and made four interceptions ... Earned first-team All-CIF, All-Area, All-League honors ... Pacific League Player of the Year and team MVP ... As a sophomore, earned co-team MVP honors, first-team All-Area ... Also lettered in track for coach Chris Schultz and basketball for coach Ben Cordeiro ... Named basketball team MVP as a senior ... Earned second-team all-league honors as a sophomore.
PERSONAL - Full Name: Taylor Steven Lagace ... Born: March 5, 1994 in Pasadena, CA ... Parents: Robert and Ruth Lagace ... Has one older brother, Brent, and one older sister, Stephanie ... Lists his biggest thrill in sports as delivering the big hit in a game ... Hobbies include basketball, working out, mini golf and being with family and friends ... Also likes to cook.