9 Ricky Galvez
9 Ricky Galvez
Height: 5-7
Weight: 171
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Los Angeles, CA
High School: Cathedral
Position: RB
Years at Yale: **

2009: Backup running back who saw action on special teams.

2008: Played in six games at RB... Rushed 24 times for 69 yards.

2007: Earned first varsity letter as backup RB... Rushed 47 times for 268 yards, a 5.7 average... 86 yards on 10 carries against Holy Cross... Seven carries for 46 yards and a touchdown against Cornell... Only one carry for loss in 47 attempts.

2006: Played on JV Team.

At Cathedral High School: Two-sport athlete, four-year letterwinner in football and three-year letterman in track & field...Three-time all-league, team MVP... Sportsman of the year award...Holds school 100m and long-jump records... Scholar-Athlete Award... Eight academic distinction awards... Gear-Up Scholarship.

Personal: Ricardo Galvez is the son of Marcia Santiago; wants to be a NASA engineer...Hobbies include building airplane models, designing engines and designing and building solar cars... First member of his family to attend college... Mechanical Engineering major... Morse College resident.