Espericueta had never set foot on a sailboat before arriving at the Academy. He served as a jib & spin trimmer on Colgate 26`s during his 4/C fall season. He then served as the mastman and a-bowman onboard the Custom Ker 50 Wahoo. While on Wahoo, he competed in the Marblehead to Halifax ocean race, Edgartown race week, and the Around Long Island Race. He is currently the bowman on the J-105 Dreadnought. Majoring in electrical engineering.