|High School:||Duarte HS|
Graduated from Duarte High School in 2010 with a 4.2 GPA ... Played varsity all four years with the Falcons ... Played club soccer with CD Chivas USA San Bernadino, La Verne Lazers, LAFC Chelsea, and Chivas USA Academy ... Played on the UCSB club team before earning a walk-on spot with the Division I team for the 2013-14 season ... Entered a D-I game for the first time in Spring 2014 against Loyola Marymount ... Played the first half against the US Men's National U-17 Team without allowing a goal.
Sergio Esparza was born on Apr. 18, 1992 to Sergio and Ana Esparza ... Has two siblings, Temoatzin and Angel ... Majoring in microbiology ... Aspires to enter medical school with the goal of becoming an anesthesiologist ... When not playing soccer, he is listening to music, hanging out with friends, or playing video games ... He can't do without family, friends, or music ... Before a game, he listens to music, visualizes a victory, prays, and motivates his teammates ... Calls making a late penalty save as part of a Las Vegas Mayor's Cup Championship his most memorable sporting moment ... Would love to play against Chelsea FC or Real Madrid ... Lists Chelsea as his favorite pro squad ... Zinedine Zidane is his favorite pro player ... Calls The Godfather his favorite movie ... Enjoys watching Game of Thrones, The Walking Dead, and Arrow ... Louie Valenzuela is his favorite author, while Chabela is his favorite read.