Degrees and Certifications:

Lester Maldonado - Head Coach - Boys Soccer

Lester Maldonado has served as the boys varsity soccer coach since 2016.  The program serves over sixty Warrior student-athletes every year. During his tenure, the program has grown to include a full schedule for varsity, junior-varsity and frosh levels.  In 2019, the varsity soccer team played in the CIF Southern Section Final and also hosted the 2019 State Final.  In addition to coaching soccer at Troy, Coach Maldonado also teaches AP U.S. History.  He earned a B.A. in History from California State University, Fullerton.  He later earned his M.A. in Education and teaching credential from Azusa Pacific University.   He has been married to his beautiful wife Stephanie for ten years and they have three children: Lester Jr (9), Ezra (3) and Lauren (1).  Lester and his family live in Fullerton, are active members of their local church and during the summer they spend as much time as possible at the water park.