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Adrian Lopez appeared in three games this season at New Mexico (10/3), vs. UC Irvine (10/10), and at UC Santa Barbara (10/28).
Appeared in one match against Cal State Bakersfield (9/5).
Lopez appeared in 13 matches in 2007, making six starts ... started five consecutive matches from Oct. 13 to Oct. 27 ...logged an assist at Maryland (10/21), a 1-1 draw ... took a season-high three shots at UC Riverside (11/10) ... played a season-high 71 minutes vs. Cal St. Fullerton (10/24).
Lopez provided a strong presence in the midfield and was second on the team with five assists during his freshman season ... started 11 matches, appearing in 18 ... tallied his first collegiate point against San Francisco (9/15) ... had two assists in the next match, a victory over Santa Clara (9/17) ... also picked up assistss in victories over UC Santa Barbara (9/27) and UC Irvine (10/11) ...took 15 shots on the season, with three on goal.
SYLMAR HIGH SCHOOL
Lopez prepped at Sylmar High School ... played forward and midfielder for four seasons for the Spartans ... earned All-League and All-CIF honors every season, including first-team honors in each as a junior and senior ... helped SHS to a share of the Valley Mission League title in his senior year ... won Regionals and Nationals with ODP Boys '88 in 2004 ... graduated in 2006 with a 3.1 grade point average.
Born on January 22, 1988 in Tototlan, Mexico ... parents are Virginia and Jose ... has one sister, Liz and three brothers, Ernie, Joe and Miguel ... favorites include soccer player Adriano, AC Milan, actor Jim Carrey and eating pasta ... lists his greatest moment in sports as scoring the game-winning goal in the state cup final ... says the best thing about being an athlete is competing ... person in history he would most like to meet is rights activist Emiliano Zapata ... says the biggest obstacle he has had to overcome was "his childhood" ... undecided on a major.