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James Kiffe

Position: Defense
Height: 5-11
Weight: 180
Born: January 24, 1989 in Santa Barbara, California
Hometown: Santa Barbara, California
Previous Club: Ventura County Fusion
College: UC Santa Barbara

James Kiffe

Career

Club:

2016: Made 36 appearances for Republic FC in all competitions, including 29 USL matches ... Scored a goal and added five assists in USL play, second-most on the club ... His goal was his first as a professional and was a match-winning goal over Oklahoma City Energy FC on Aug. 2 ... Recorded his first 2,000+ USL minute season, playing 2,527 minutes, second-most of any Republic FC player in 2016.

2015: Appeared in 29 matches for Republic FC in all competitions, including 24 USL appearances … Recorded an assist on the season.

2014: Signed with Republic FC before the USL Roster Freeze Deadline … Started the final four regular season matches and started all three of Republic FC’s playoff matches … Recorded two assists in the playoffs including Thomas Stewart’s 90th minute goal in the USL Championship Match on September 27 … Was named to the USL Team of the Week in week 25.

College:

2011: Appeared in 22 matches scoring two goals and recording six assists … Was named Big West Defender of the Year … Named to the All-Far West Region First Team, ESPN LA All-Area Team and All-Big West First Team.

2010: Appeared in 20 games with UC Santa Barbara … Scored one goal, recording four assists.

2009: Appeared in 3 matches recording one assist.

Personal:

Parents Joe and Deborah Kiffe … Has two sisters, Sanda and Claire … Born and raised in Santa Barbara … Enjoys surfing and music.

USL Stats

Season GP GS G A Pts. Mins. F C E Shots SOG
2016 29 28 1 5 7 2,527 37 6 0 23 6
2015 24 21 0 1 1 1,799 17 4 0 10 5
2014 4 4 0 0 0 315 3 0 0 2 0
Totals 57 53 1 6 8 4,641 57 10 0 35 11

USL Cup Playoff Stats

Season GP GS G A Pts. Mins. F C E Shots SOG
2016 1 1 0 0 0 120 2 0 0 1 0
2015 1 1 0 0 0 90 3 1 0 1 0
2014 3 3 0 2 2 270 5 0 0 0 0
Totals 5 5 0 2 2 480 10 1 0 2 0

All Competition Stats

Season GP GS G A Pts. Mins. F C E Shots SOG
2016 36 34 2 5 9 3,078 50 6 0 27 7
2015 29 26 0 1 1 2,234 27 6 0 12 5
2014 7 7 0 2 2 585 8 0 0 2 0
Totals 72 67 2 8 12 5,897 85 12 0 41 12

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