7 | Forward
Height / Weight: 5’11” - 177 LB
Birthplace: San Diego, CA
Hometown: San Diego, CA
Eric Lopez is originally from San Diego and a 2010 graduate of Scripps Ranch High School in San Diego, California. He also participated competitively in track and field. Born in 1991, he played with the San Diego Surf throughout high school. After graduation, he made the starting squad at Cal State San Marcos where he majored in business management.
While at CSUSM, Eric was the all-time leading goal scorer which earned him the captain role for two years. As a freshman, he earned Second Team All-Association of Independent Institutions honors and started in 11 of 14 contests in which he appeared. He was off to an impressive start to his collegiate career by having his six scores tie him for fourth in single-season CSUSM. He scored a total of 21 goals as a Cougar.
Eric graduated from college in 2014 and moved on to play with Temecula FC briefly. Then, he earned a spot on Southern California Seahorses, a PDL club, in 2015.
When Eric is not on the pitch, he stays busy selling commercial real estate for Flocke&Avoyer Commercial Real Estate.