25 Rony Argueta
25 Rony Argueta
Birth Date: 01/04/1991
Height: 5-9
Weight: 155
Year: Freshman
Hometown: Costa Mesa, Calif.
High School: Estancia HS
Position: Midfielder
Played for Estancia High School...Was a three-year member of the Eagles' varsity team...Helped lead Estancia to three Orange Coast League Championships...Was a two-time Defensive Player of the Year...Earned First Team All-Orange Coast League honors as a junior and senior and was a Second Team All-OCL pick as a sophomore...Captained the Eagles during his junior and senior seasons...During the 2008-09 season, he led Estancia to the CIF Quarterfinals...Tallied eight goals, 107 steals and two assists during his prep career...Earned three-consecutive Scholar-Athlete honors...Also competed in football and tennis...Earned the Coach's Award in football as a freshman...Was named Most Valuable Doubles Player as a junior in tennis...Was a member of the California Scholarship Foundation and the Film Club. PERSONAL
Rony Alexander Argueta was born on Jan. 4, 1991 in Fountain Valley, Calif....Parents are Ambrosio and Paulina Argueta...Has an older brother, Eduardo Maldonado, and two younger brothers, Chris and Brandon...Is majoring in mechanical engineering at UCSB and would like to pursue a master's degree in business economics after graduation...Won an engineering writing contest, taking first place in the Technical Report category...When he is not playing soccer, he is doing something productive...Can't do without his family...Before a game, he likes to listen to music and begin to concentrate on his job on the field...Can best be described as "hard working"...Says his most memorable moment was walking-on to the UCSB men's soccer team...Would love to play on the same pitch as Lionel Messi...Cheers for Real Madrid...His favorite player is Ronaldo...Names "300" as his favorite movie while "Lost" is his favorite TV show...Enjoys reading the works of John Steinbeck.