23 Rey Ezra-Simbwa
23 Rey Ezra-Simbwa
Birth Date: 10/26/1992
Height: 5-8
Weight: 160
Year: Sophomore
Hometown: San Diego, Calif.
High School: Rancho Bernardo HS
Position: Midfielder

Played in four games for the Gauchos, first appearance of the season was against Cal State Fullerton (Oct. 11)…Played a season-high of 81 minutes against Cal State Fullerton (Oct. 29).

2010: Played in three contests during his first season with the Gauchos: wins over Buffalo (Sept. 19), UC Davis (Oct. 2) and Cal State Northridge (Oct. 23). 

Played with FC San Diego (then known as the Rancho Bernardo Renegades) for five years...Was a member of the Cal South ODP '92 Boys Team and the Region IV ODP '92 Boys Team...Won three consecutive (2007-09) Presidio League Championships with FC San Diego as well as the 2008 Surf Cup...During the summer of 2008, he traveled to England and played Liverpool, Blackburn and Burnley English Premier League Academies...Was named an All-Star participant at the 2009 adidas ESP Elite Soccer Camp.

Attended Rancho Bernardo High School where he was an All-Palomar League pick for the Broncos...Scored both goals for San Bernardo in the 2010 CIF Semifinals, including the game-winner in the final minute of the match...Was a member of the African American Culture Club...Also competed in football and track and field...Represented the Broncos at the San Diego County Freshman Track and Field Championships in the long jump.

Reynard T. Ezra-Simbwa was born on Oct. 26, 1992 in Marietta, Georgia...Parents are Boniface and Juliet Simbwa...Intends on majoring in black studies at UCSB...Aspires to one day pursue a career in either athletic training or military service...When he is not playing soccer, he is usually in the gym...Can't do without his phone...Before each game he prays...Can best be described as "hardworking"...His most memorable sporting moment was playing at the 2009 adidas ESP Elite Soccer Camp...Would like people to know that he hates to lose...Would love to play against Zidane and with Xabi Alonso...Cheers for Arsenal FC...Names Christiano Ronaldo as his favorite athlete..."Inception" is his favorite movie while "SportsCenter" is his favorite TV show...The Bible is his favorite book.

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