Eric Duarte

#5 Eric Duarte

HT. 5-11
WT. 145
HOMETOWN (LAST SCHOOL) Costa Mesa,Calif./Estancia HS
High School:Team captain (2007). …First Team All-league as a junior and senior. …Orange Coast League MVP (2007). …Lettered in soccer.

Personal: Captain of club team. …Club team was 2004 Copa Coca-Cola State Champions, 2005 Puma King Classic Champions, 2005 HotSpurs Champions, 2006 California Cup Champions, Capo Cup Champions. …Club team was a national semi-finalist (2004). …Top sports memory is scoring the winning goal to win league in high school. …Parents are Josefina and Pedro Duarte. …Four brothers, Rene (24), Rigo (22), Pedro (19) and Alex (11) and two sisters, Becky (21) and Elizabeth (15). …Plans to major in Business.

Why he chose Lipscomb: “I wanted to attend a nice, small Christian school with a major of my choice and to play Division I soccer.”