Head coach Jesse Olivas and the men's soccer program has added another recruit to their 2013 class. Edward Figueroa has signed a letter of intent to attend La Sierra University and join the Golden Eagles.
Figueroa will arrive at La Sierra University this coming fall after graduating from Glendale Academy. He was a member of the Cougars squad his junior and senior year's. In addition to playing soccer he was also a member of the boy's volleyball team at Glendale. Figueroa played his club soccer with F. C. Golden State in the silver elite division and helped lead his team to a 2012 California Cup championship.
"He is physically strong and can play different positions on the field. He's very coachable, and we feel that he is a great addition to our group," said Olivas, on the signing of Figueroa.
Figueroa, the Los Angeles native, plans to major in Business at La Sierra University.