At Northern Iowa
Hit .366 last season at Northern Iowa..tallied 82 hits and 11 doubles and two home runs
At East Los Angeles College
Led his team to the California World Series runner-up slot?was the team MVP and was named first-team all-conference catcher?hit .309 with seven home runs.
Born on Feb. 15, 1979 to parents Ramiro and Maria?has three siblings?Olga (29)?Remo (27)?Edward (24)?enjoys collecting moon rocks
Getting To Know Willie
Chose Texas Tech because ?Tech has great baseball tradition?...the most famous person I have ever met is Oscar De La Hoya?...if I could play another sport at Tech it would be ?football?...my most prized possesion is ?my life?...the best thing about being a Red Raider is ?just being a Red Riader?