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  Ricky Trujillo

Ricky Trujillo

Player Profile

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Dallas, Texas

High School:
Denton Ryan

Height / Weight:
5-9 / 195

Position:
RB

2007: Made the switch from defensive back to running back...played in all 11 games...finished third on the squad in rushing..gained a career-high 92 yards on 17 carries against Albion...had a career-long 16-yard rush against Hanover...picked up 98 yards on six kickoff returns...named to the Butler Athletic Director's Honor Roll...2006: Played in nine games as a defensive back...had a career-high four tackles at Albion and against Morehead State...finished the season with nine solo tackles and six assists...Personal: Secondary Education major...born 2/15/88...son of Rick and Beverly Trujillo...High School: Two-year starting defensive back at Denton Ryan High School in Dallas, Texas...earned Texas Class 5A All-District recognition in 2005...received team's Fighting Heart Award as a senior...had 62 tackles, three pass interceptions and seven touchdowns in final high school season...averaged 20 yards per punt return in 2005...led his high school team in interceptions and punt returns as a senior...four-year member of his high school's baseball team...earned two varsity football letters...High School Coach: Joey Florence.