SAN FRANCISCO (April 22, 2022) — The San Francisco Glens announced Friday that Eric Pearce has signed with the club for the 2022 USL League Two season.
The defender will be entering his second campaign with the Senior Team after graduating from the club's academy in 2019 and working his way up from the Glens' second team in the SFSFL with coach Bill Chu.
After a stint at UCLA, Pearce transferred to play at Cal Poly Pomona. As a native of San Francisco and graduate of Lowell High School, Pearce is looking forward to coming home.
"I'm super excited to be playing for the team that represents my city," Pearce said. "Up the Glens!"
The Glens' USL League Two season commences on May 13th when they host defending Southwest Division champion FC Golden State Force at Skyline College. Visit SFGlens.com for our full schedule and the latest club news.
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With over 70 teams and 1,000 youth and adult players, the San Francisco Glens are the largest and most diverse soccer club in The City. Founded in 1961, the Glens have established a minor-league team in USL League Two and expanded a comprehensive youth academy to include a full pathway in MLS NEXT, the top youth league in America, right down to local micro soccer programs serving kids as young as Pre-K. Last year, the club announced the construction of a soccer-specific facility at Treasure Island with a targeted completion date by end of 2022.
As a community-focused 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization, the Glens are proud to have never turned away a single player or family due to financial hardship thanks to internal fundraising efforts and a scholarship program that distributed over $150,000 last year alone. Visit us at SFGlens.com.