2005 -- Saw action in UCLA's 3-0 win over UNLV.
2004 -- Did not play.
2003 -- Played against Cal State Fullerton and in both games against Fresno State ... Recorded an assist in the road match against Fresno State.
2002 -- Redshirted the season.
High School -- Four-year letterman under coach Martin Vasquez at Damien HS ... Made an immediate impact as a freshman, becoming only the ninth frosh in any sport to earn first-team All-CIF honors ...Ended his career with a school-record 89 assists, along with 25 goals ...First-team All-CIF, four-time All-Sierra League, All-San Gabriel Valley and All-Inland Valley ...Helped lead the Irvine Strikers to five state championships, two regional finals and two Surf Cup titles ... Four-year member of the ODP Region IV team and Cal-South State team ... Captain of the state team in 2000-01 and led the team to the national championship in 1999 ... Participated in the 2001 adidas ESP Camp.
Personal -- Greatest athletic thrill was winning the national ODP Championship with the Cal-South State team ...Admires U.S. National Team and Ajax star John O'Brien ...Hobbies include reading and traveling ... Full name is Michael Lee Gardner ... Born April 13, 1984 in Upland, CA ... History major with an interest in sports broadcasting.
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