The younger of the Uesugi twins. Serious and hard working he is the complete opposite of his older brother. His pitching skills and perfect grades makes him the favorite of his parents who despite his young age conspire to get him and Minami to marry. His good looks makes him popular with the girls at school which irks Tatsuya. Unlike the naturally athletic Tatsuya Kazuya had to work hard to hone his skills since an early age. Like his brother Kazuya is in love with Minami. He hopes to take her to the Koushien and win fulfilling their dream.