Alfonso Ocampo​ Chavez

Born in Atwater, Alfonso,known as "Junior", started playing with Merced Soccer Academy, formerly known as Atlas at a very young age. Junior has always showed his love, passion and dedication for soccer. In 2016, at the young age of 14 years, he signed his first contract with Seattle Sounders. Junior , is now 16 years old, and plays with Seattle Sounders FC 2 as well as the U.S. national team. Junior is working towards his dreams and traveling around the world. He is one of the 22 players in the United States U17 who recently participated in tournaments in Costa Rica, Mexico, and England.

“It is all up to you,
you have to work hard,
have dedication and passion for the game”

Alfonso Ocampo Chavez