2006: Started 16 games for the Toreros appearing in 18 ... played a key role in backfield as a defender ... was vital in assisting teammate Lance Friesz with his Goals Against Average.
2005: Hiroto played in 20 games and started in 19 for USD ... Hiroto tallied one assist, four shots, and two shots on goal from the defender spot ... A key player in the backfield for the Toreros ... Sophomore season played key role on defense... named to All-WCC Freshman squad... credited with assist in 3-1 win at Gonzaga... was redshirted in 2003.
Prep/Club: Prepped at Riverside Poly HS where he was a three-time All-Ivy League performer ... team was Ivy League champions three straight years going 19-4 (senior year), 21-4-5 (junior year) and 20-5-3 (sophomore campaign) ... team reached CIF quarterfinals junior and sophomore seasons ... also lettered in golf where team won CIF Championship and three league titles. Played for La Jolla Nomads club team - were Coast Premier Champs (9-0-1).
Personal: Born on July 22, 1985 in Riveside, CA ... older brother Kellen played for the Toreros 2000-03 ... parents are Chuck & Becky Hiroto ... dad played football at the University of Redlands ... also recruited by Creighton, Albany, Oregon State and Chapman.