Hometown: Santa Clarita, CA
Previous School: West Ranch High School
High School: Lemus played one year of varsity soccer at West Ranch High School. He earned Defensive Player of the Year honors. He played club soccer for Magic, SCU, AC Milan, Juventus, and SCSC.
Personal: James is the son of Rene Lemus and Anna Romero. His hobbies include soccer, video games, camping, hiking, and cliff jumping. His career goal is to own a business or to work for a high-end business.
Reason for coming to Simpson: “I chose Simpson because I liked the school and how nice everyone was. I was introduced to the school by my former coach Steven Delgado.”