University of Miami Athletics

Kyle Kocarek








Naperville, Ill.

High School

Naperville Central HS

Club: Played with the Chicago Fire Juniors since 2005, winning several tournaments, including the 2006 Orange Classic.

Olympic Development Program: Played with the Illinois ODP team in 2005.

High School: Earned a pair of varsity letters and made 39.75 appearances in goal to rank fourth among goalkeepers in career games in Naperville Central history… As a senior, finished with a 1.35 goals against average, including six shutouts en route to All-DuPage Valley Conference Honorable Mention recogntion… Compiled a 1.08 goals against average and collected seven shutouts as a junior, earning all-conference and all-sectional honorable mention accolades… That season, the team won the regional championship, as well as both the St. Charles East and the Naperville Invitational Tournaments.

Personal: Earned a perfect 4.0 in seven semesters at Naperville Central… A member of both the National Honor Society and Spanish National Honor Society… Elected junior and senior class president… Has an older sister… Selected Miami over schools such as Northwestern and Illinois… Off the pitch, also enjoys traveling… Intends to major in engineering.