Moyers was born on September 23, 1956 in, like many American soccer stars of the early 80s, St. Louis, Missouri. Not surprisingly, given the city’s soccer-rich history and traditions, Moyers took up the sport at an early age. At 5’10”, Moyers’ quickly developed a knack for being at the right place and at the right time, an instinct that tended to elude most American footballers at the time. Moyers once scored six goals in a high school match. An all-around athlete, Moyers also did well in tennis and baseball.
Moyers played only one year of college soccer with the University of Missouri-St. Louis, earning all-Midwest honors at the time. He grew bored with the college game, however, and set his aim on bigger targets. Read more