Israel Carranza was born on September 3 1997, he has grown up on the northside of Chicago his whole life. Both of his parents are Guatemalan and that makes him first generation in America.  He attends Morton East. Israel has on brother and one sister he is the oldest. He will be the first in his family to go to college and graduate. He wants to study criminal justice and attended Law school after undergrad.

Israel is a big fan of sports. Growing up he played baseball and soccer. He started playing baseball at age 6 and soccer at age 4. From then he continued to play, but there came a time where he had to chose soccer over baseball. He has played travel soccer on many different teams. From Chicago Fire Juniors to Chicago Fire Academy, and now to Lemont Raiders. Soccer has been the one sport that has opened many doors for him. Hoping to play at college he will continue to fight for his dream.

Midtown has helped Israel better him as a person and helped him academically. Its also a place that helped him make many friends that while always be there for him.

Israel is a person who is easy to talk to and get along with. He is a very ambitious guy who wants to be the best. He one day hopes to make his dreams come true and make his parents proud.

 

ISRAEL CARRANZA

ISRAEL CARRANZA