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Kaya Ignacio

F/M
Position
5'8''
Height
160 lbs.
Weight
Freshman
Class
Georgetown, Texas
Hometown
UT Texas High School
High School

Kaya Ignacio Pronunciation

PREP
• No. 127 on TopDrawerSoccer.com Top 150 Club Soccer Player Rankings
• Played club soccer for Lonestar SC (2014-18) before joining Houston Dynamo Academy (2018-20). Served as captain for both clubs
• Attended Georgetown High School (2 years), Shadow Creek High School (1 year) and graduated from UT Austin High School.
• A member of the U-15 U.S. Boys National Team
• Named the 2018-19 Houston Dynamo Academy Player of the Year
• While at Georgetown, ran track/field & cross country. Was a District Champion, Regional Qualifier, State Qualifier in the 800m, 1600m & 4×100 relay. Was named the 2017 Freshman of the Year.

PERSONAL
• Yet to declare a major at UVA
• Born in Austin, Texas
• Son of Andrew and Hollee Braun
• Has an older sister, Hannah and younger brother, Luke