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Rodrigo Maldonado
 Rodrigo Maldonado

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Torreon, Mexico

High School:
Tecnologico de Monterrey-Laguna

Position:
Jumps

Birthdate:
04/07/1990

Before UTEP: Member of Mexico's Junior Olympic team in 2005, 2007 and 2008...finished sixth in the long jump and eighth in triple jump in the National Championships...member of the 4 x 100 meter relay team that currently holds the Tecnologico de Monterrey-Campus Laguna record...2007 State Champion in the triple jump...nationally ranked in the top 15 in the long jump (6.51) and the triple jump (13.35)...represented Mexico in the 2005 and 2006 Youth Track of America International Championships in the long jump. Mexican representative at the Global Young Leaders Conference and at the National Society of Global Scholars.

Personal: Majoring in Economics...son of Rodrigo Maldonado and Maria del Socorro Sanchez...has one brother (Eduardo) and one sister (Jocelyn)...born April 7, 1990.