5 - Ryo Fujii
Ryo Fujii
Height: 5-10
Weight: 155
Year: Freshman
Hometown: Torrance, Calif.
High School: South Torrance HS
Position: Midfielder

High School/Club
Played midfield for the Chivas USA and LA Galaxy academies ... Played against the US Men's National Team which competed in the 2014 FIFA World Cup in Brazil ... Had 14 goals in six games during the 2009 National Cup ... Was a varsity player his freshman year at South Torrance High School, where he graduated in 2014 ... Ranked as the No. 21 player in the Southern California region, No. 51 midfielder nationally and No. 147 player nationally by Top Drawer Soccer during his last prep year ... In his club career, won the Surf Cup Championship, Manchester Cup, and National Cup.

Personal
Born on Aug. 7, 1996 in Hong Kong ... Parents are Angie and Tomohiro Fujii ... Has one younger sibling, Haru ... Plans on majoring in communication ... Aspires to play soccer professionally ... When not playing soccer, he is hanging out with friends or relaxing ... Before a game he listens to music and thinks about his loved ones ... Can best be described as hardworking, kind, and shy ... Most memorable sporting moment is playing in the Manchester Club in England during his club soccer career ... Would like people to know that he hates losing ... Would love to play with Spanish midfielder Iniesta ... Favorite pro team is FC Barcelona ... Iniesta is his favorite athlete ... The Blind Side is his favorite movie ... Calls Prison Break his favorite TV show ... Lois Lowry's The Giver is his favorite read.

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