Don't have an account? Click Here

Inside Linebacker
6-2 / 240 / Freshman
Pixley, CA
Mission Oak HS


Attends Mission Oak High School in Tulare, Calif....played for head coach Mark Gambini...rated as a four-star recruit by and the 196th overall player in the nation by as the 11th best inside linebacker in the nation by and the 10th best middle linebacker by to the Western 100 by the Tacoma News Tribune...slotted as the 26th overall prospect in California by and 29th by All-West-Region by PrepStar...selected to the Offense-Defense All-American Bowl and the Cal State Game...earned First-Team Medium Schools All-State honors by CalHiSports and First-Team Division III All-State by MaxPreps...named First-Team All-Area by the Fresno Bee and three-time First-Team All-County...earned three varsity letters while playing wide receiver, tight end, linebacker, defensive end, punter and wildcat quarterback...set school records for tackles for loss in a game (eight), tackles in a game (17) and touchdowns in a half (four)...recorded 66 tackles, 19 tackles for loss and two forced fumbles as a senior on defense...made 25 receptions for 370 yards and 10 touchdowns at tight end plus three rushing touchdowns at wildcat quarterback...also lettered in basketball and track & field...area champion and state qualifier in shot put with a personal best of 54’6”...parents are Kevin and Angela Palma...has one older sister, Alysa...born in Phoenix, Ariz....full name is Kevin Alexander Palma.

Why I chose Stanford:
“Stanford will offer me the best opportunity both athletically and academically.”

The Stanford rivalry game I’m most looking forward to playing:
“I want the Axe.”