|Hometown:||San Diego, Calif.|
|High School:||Rancho Bernardo HS|
Sugimoto came to Pacific after a four-year career at Rancho Bernardo High School in San Diego, Calif. where he was a named a three-time All-CIF and First Team All-Palomar League golfer. Under Sugimoto's leadership, Rancho Bernardo took home the Palomar League Championship in 2010 during his junior season of action. In addition to his play on the high school links, Sugimoto finished second in the 15-18 Boy's Division at the 2010 FCG World Championships in which 268 players from 15 states and eight countries participated.
Eric Sugimoto is the son of Rue abd Nasai Sugimoto. He has two younger siblings, Steve and Christina. Eric is a business in his first year at Pacific.