2014 Lobo FB Renewals
#56 Johnny Vizcaino
Position: Offensive Line
Height: 6'3"
Weight: 288
Year: Sophomore
Hometown: San Antonio, Texas
High School: Lanier HS
Experience: SQ
NEW MEXICO: Athletic lineman who returned the program in the spring semester of 2013 after briefly leaving the team in 2012 ... a talented underclassman who had made it to the two-deep to start the 2012 season ... needs to continue to learn the offense and perfect his technique ... will get a chance to earn playing time in 2013.

HIGH SCHOOL: A two-time All-District 29-4A selection his junior and senior years for Lanier High School and coach Don Gatian ... a second-team All-City selection his senior year ... Lanier went 7-4 and advanced to the Texas 4A state playoffs in 2011 ... Vizcaino was a unanimous all-district selection his junior year ... Gatian called Vizcaino "the best offensive lineman I've had the honor of coaching in my 28 years. If I could adopt him, I would." ... Also lettered in track and field, throwing the shot put.

PERSONAL: Born June 2, 1994 in San Antonio, Texas ... son of Elsa Ybarra and the late Jhonny Vizcaino ... has one older sister, Alejandra ... cousins Jose Vizcaino and Luis Vizcaino both had long careers as Major League Baseball players, Jose for 18 years, Luis for 11 ... uncle Felix played Triple-A baseball ... likes to play the guitar.