HOW ACQUIRED: Signed from LA Galaxy II on March 5, 2016.
The son of MLS Legend Roy Lassiter and a prolific scorer at the USL level, Ariel has seen limited MLS minutes in his career to date. He is a key player for LA Galaxy II, and will hope to catch the eye of the Galaxy coaching staff as the season goes on.
INTERNATIONAL: Lassiter holds both US and Costa Rican citizenship. He made two appearances for the US U-23 national team before switching allegiance to Costa Rica and representing their U-23 national team at the 2015 Toulon Tournament.
COLLEGE: Lassiter attended Cal Poly San Luis Obispo in 2014, where he earned honors on the Big West Conference All Freshman Team.
OUTSIDE MLS: In July 2014, Lassiter signed a professional contract with GAIS in Sweden's second highest division, Superattan, where he scored one goal in 12 appearances.