OFFICIAL: Garrett Hogbin signs as another local product joins Cal United Strikers FC

Published Mar 19, 2021




ORANGE COUNTY, CA – Another Southern California product joins the Cal United Strikers FC roster as Garrett Hogbin signs.

Hogbin, 23, is a Pateadores SC product and after spending 4 years at Chico State, he's excited to start his professional career at Cal United Strikers FC.

"It is a great feeling [joining Cal United Strikers FC]! I have a lot of friends and family that support me so it feels good knowing that they can still watch me play locally." said Hogbin.

Hogbin played four years as a central defender at Chico State where he was named 3rd team All-American in 2019. He also earned First Team All-West Region and Second Team All-CCAA honors.


"We're excited to have Garrett be a part of this program, especially given that he grew up playing around here," says Assistant Coach Roy Chingirian. "He's consistently one of the hardest workers in our Preseason camp and I have no doubt he'll have a successful season with us."


Left: Hogbin competing in a scrimmage against 1904 FC. Right: Hogbin celebrating a goal for Chico State.

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The following 21 players are currently under contract for the 2021 season:

GOALKEEPER (3): Steven Barrera, Jean Antoine, Mitch North

DEFENDERS (8): Chris Klute, Aydan Bowers, James McGhee, Gonzalo Salguero, Xavier Fuerte, Michael Bryant, Brady Treinen, Garrett Hogbin

MIDFIELDERS (5): Duncan Capriotti, Evan Waldrep, Shinya Kadono, Gustavo Villalobos, Minjae Kwak

FORWARDS (4): Christian Thierjung, Omar Nuño, Tony Lopez, Shane Kaemerle