The Lobo Great Eight: Rudy Jaramillo
Courtesy: New Mexico Athletics  
Release:  09/17/2010
Courtesy: New Mexico Athletics

Sept. 17, 2010

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. --- University of New Mexico baseball player Rudy Jaramillo is this week's Lobo Great Eight. A junior, Jaramillo is ready for another thrilling year as a Lobo baseball player with high energy and with a determined force. An Arizona native and the oldest of three boys, leadership is in his blood. With two years of experience with UNM baseball this Lobo is one to keep an eye out for.


Who is your hero and why?

My parents because they are hard-working and have worked extremely hard to be where they are today. They are a great example to my brothers and I as well.

How have you enjoyed your time at UNM?

I absolutely love it here. It has been an amazing experience so far. I actually have a lot of family here so it is nice.

What is the best advice you have ever received from a coach?

To play every game like it is your last. Have confidence in your game and don't doubt yourself.

What is your favorite subject?

History, because my dad is a major history buff.

What is your favorite color?

Forest green like the Oakland Athletics' color.

What has been your favorite vacation?

To Cooperstown, New York to see the baseball Hall of Fame.

What is your dream job?

Major League Baseball player

Red or Green Chile?

Green Chile