A feisty defender who featured in multiple positions in the Los Angeles Galaxy defense, A.J. DeLaGarza completed his second season in MLS by maintaining his spot with the 2010 MLS Supporters Shield winners. He earned his first call-up to the U.S. national team in January of 2011.
- In his second season with the Galaxy, he played 17 matches and earned a starting spot for the playoffs through to the Western Conference Finals
- A two-time NCAA Champion at the University of Maryland