|Hometown:||San Antonio, Texas|
|High School:||Reagan HS|
BLINN COLLEGE: Played two years for Harvey McIntyre at Blinn College … hit .340 as a freshman and .380 as a sophomore … helped team to a 43-12 record in 2009 and a 38-18 mark in 2010.
HIGH SCHOOL: Earned three letters for Chans Chapman at Ronald Reagan High School … earned First Team all-district honors in both his junior and senior seasons … also earned First Team all-region honors and Second Team all-state recognition his senior campaign … hit .385 with four home runs, 12 doubles and 53 RBI … set record for most RBI in a season … led team to district championship all four seasons and a spot in the regional finals his senior campaign … squad went 39-5 in 2008.
PERSONAL: Jorge Ruiz was born Dec. 1, 1989, in Puebla, Mexico … lived the first 10 years of his life in Mexico … son of Lourdes Nuñez … has a brother, Manuel … intends to major in business-finance.