Swimmer Kelsey Hall holds highest cumulative GPA.
Coach Mora ready to take the field with his team for the first time
UCLA - Mascarenas has played well in his time on the field ... He figures to inject himself into the safety competition, when healthy, and also contribute on special teams.
2011 - Saw action in four games with two starts (Houston, Oregon State) ... Made nine tackles at Houston ... Totaled four stops vs. San Jose State ... Had two tackles against Texas ... Made six tackles at Oregon State ... Was out of action the balance of the season due to a head injury.
2010 - Saw action in eight games off the bench, primarily on special teams ... Credited with two tackles on the season.
2009 - Did not see game action in his first year in the program.
HIGH SCHOOL - Lettered three seasons at Mission Viejo (CA) HS for coach Bob Johnson ... Played defensive back and wide receiver ... Member of scout.com California 101 (No. 57) ... SuperPrep All-Far West (No. 66 prospect) ... Rated No. 68 California prospect by rivals.com ... Rated No. 22 safety nationally by Tom Lemming ... Scout.com West Hot 150 (No. 88) ... PrepStar All-West Region selection ... Earned three stars from scout.com and rivals.com ... Rated No. 7 cornerback in California and No. 8 in the West by scout.com ... Ranked No. 43 cornerback by scout.com ... Rated No. 46 athlete by ESPNU ... Ranked as the No. 57 athlete by rivals.com ... Named All-State Division I second team on defense by MaxPreps ... Chosen CIF-SS Pac-5 Division first team as a defensive back ... Named to GoldenStatePreps.com All-Southern California second team ... CalHiSports.com All-State third team ... Named first-team All-Orange County by The Register ... South Coast League co-Defensive MVP ... On offense, he made 41 receptions for 605 yards and 12 touchdowns ... Made four interceptions on defense and averaged 26.0 yards on 10 punt returns ... Named first-team all-county, all-league ... Team captain and team MVP ... Recipient of National Football Foundation Hall of Fame Orange County Chapter Scholar-Athlete Award ... Earned second-team All-County honors as a junior and sophomore ... As a junior, he was named first-team all-league and team Defensive MVP ... As a sophomore, he was selected first-team all-league, Pac-5 All-CIF and Cal-Hi Sports All-State ... Team Defensive Back of the Year ... Also lettered two years in baseball as a second baseman and outfielder for coach Chris Ashbach ... Batted over .330 in both seasons ... Named first-team all-league as a junior and second-team as a sophomore ... Stole a total of 26 bases and scored 52 runs in 53 games.
PERSONAL - Full Name: Alex Michael Mascarenas ... Born: November 10, 1990 in Long Beach, CA ... Parents: Alex and Sally Mascarenas ... Has two sisters, Leslie and Toni ... Lists Michael Jordan as the famous athlete he admires the most ... Hobbies include going to the beach, hanging out with friends and playing basketball ... Cousin of former Bruin (1987-88) quarterback Bobby San Jose ... History major.
Tackles: 9 at Houston, 2011
Tackles for Loss: 1.5 vs. Texas, 2011