|Hometown:||San Diego, Calif.|
|High School:||Canyon Crest Academy|
Graduated from Canyon Crest Academy in 2011 and was a member of the soccer and baseball teams. He was a 4 year varsity soccer starter and a 3 year varsity baseball starter. He was awarded 1st team all league in 2011 for soccer and 2nd team all league in 2010. As a freshmen he was named Most valuable freshman in 2008. Besides sports he was a distinguished AP scholar.
Stafford grew up with his parents Katherine and Steven Stafford in his hometown of San Diego, Calif. and was born in Natick, Massachusetts. He will be majoring in chemistry and his nickname is "J-Staff".