Graduated from Golden West High School in Visalia, Calif., where he earned three letters for coach Tom Buckley ... Was team captain his junior and senior seasons ... 2003 first team All-West Yosemite League ... First team all-area in 2002 ... Also earned two letters in football as middle linebacker and tight end ... Second team All-WYC in football his junior and senior seasons ... Was on the honor roll all four years in high school ... Member of the California Scholarship Federation ... Graduated sixth in his senior class of 536.
Played at the 2002 Area Code Games in Long Beach, Calif. ... Played for California at the 2003 Sunbelt Classic in Norman, Okla. ... Was a member of the Northern California all-star team in 2002.
Full name: Kurtis William Goodin ... Born: 2/26/85 in Visalia, Calif. ... Son of Tim and Renee Goodin ... Has an older brother, Mike ... Is undecided in area of academic pursuit.