8 Erik Stephenson
8 Erik Stephenson
Height: 5-9
Weight: 162
Year: Junior
Hometown: San Diego, Calif.
High School: Torrey Pines High School
Previous College: San Jacinto JC
Position: MF
Experience: TR

SAN JACINTO JUNIOR COLLEGE: Played two years as a midfielder at San Jacinto Junior College...was named first team All-Region, voted team MVP, and scored five goals and recorded three assists his freshman season...recorded one goal and five assists his sophomore year.

HIGH SCHOOL: Was a two-year letterwinning midfielder at Torrey Pines High School...Didn't play high school soccer his junior and senior season because he was in the residency program.

CLUB: Played for the Sharks, Crusaders, and the Surf...won back-to-back championships with the Crusaders.

PERSONAL: Born on June 8, 1992, in San Diego, Calif..... parents are Rick and Agnetha Roca... has four brothers (Niklas, Mattius, Alek, Derrik)...current major is undeclared, but eventually wants to work in sports...when not playing soccer he enjoys going to the beach, dirtbiking, and doing anything outside...his dad, Rick, was a bodybuilder and was named Mr. California in 1988, while his brother, Niklas, was drafted by the Kansas City Royals in 2012...his favorite sports moment was being called up to the U.S. U-17 residency program in Bradenton, Fla.