|Full name||Kevin Ara|
|Date of birth||February 8, 1982|
|Place of birth||Upland, California, United States|
|2003||Jersey Shore Boca||7||(1)|
|* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 06:50, 9 December 2006 (UTC).
† Appearances (Goals).
Ara played his college soccer at Harvard University, where he had a rather distinguished career. While at Harvard, he was named first team All-Ivy, first team All-New England and an NCAA All-American. Ara was placed on the short list of finalists for the prestigious Herman Trophy during his senior season.
After graduating from Harvard, Ara was selected 24th overall in the 2004 MLS SuperDraft. Ara managed to make an impact and earned significant playing time during his 2004 rookie season while winning a championship with DC United.
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