|Hometown:||Newport Beach, Calif.|
|High School:||Newport Harbor HS|
UC SANTA BARBARA
Played and started in all 28 games as a senior…Made UCSB history with 307 saves (the most in program history), which brought his career saves total to 857 (also a program best)…He ended the season on a high night with a season-best 17 saves in a 7-6 win over No. 8 Long Beach State in the MPSF Tournament…He also led the team with 32 assists and registered seven assists.
Chris Whitelegge played in an started 25 of the team's 26 matches in 2014...had a goals against average of 9.5 while averaging 9.6 saves per game...Had 241 total saves and a save percentage of .504...Had a season-high 17 saves in a sudden death win over Long Beach State and a tough 8-7 loss to Pacific...had 10 or more saves 10 times as a junior...
Played in all 28 games with 26 starts for the Gauchos. Impressive in goal with 296 saves and 19 steals...Had a 13.9 saves per game average...Named to All MPSF Honorable Mention. Recorded 20 or more saves in two games last season...Had 21 in a 5-4 win against Long Beach State and 20 saves against UC Irvine.
Made 13 appearances in the goal and started four of the matches for the Gauchos...Tallied a total of 51 saves and had a 10.2 saves per game average...Averaged 8.6 goals against...Had a season-high 10 saves against Cal (Nov. 11).
Attended Newport Harbor High School…Played for coach Jason Lynch…Helped the Sailors to the 2010 Sunset League Championship and a CIF Quarterfinal appearance…In 2011, he garnered California-Hawaii All-American Second team accolades, All-CIF First Team honors and was named the Sunset League Player of the Year…Also competed in basketball.
Played for Newport Water Polo Foundation.
Christopher Tereva Whitelegge was born on March 30, 1993 in Newport Beach, Calif.…Parents are Julian and Michele Whitelegge…Has two younger siblings: Rachel and John…Has yet to declare a major at UCSB…Is involved in Direct Connections to Africa…His favorite movie is “The Dark Knight” and he enjoys reading the Harry Potter series…Favorite musician is Eminem…Interests include playing basketball, the beach and hanging out with friends…He claims he is extremely good looking…Admires Kobe Bryant…Most memorable athletic achievement was representing Team USA in Italy during the summer of 2010.