2013-14 Outdoor: Competed in two events at the C-USA Outdoor Championships, placing 17th in the 3,000m steeplechase and 23rd in the 5,000m ... Finished ninth (9:06.73) in the 3,000m run at the UTSA Invitational ... Also finished ninth (9:50.84) at the J. Fred Duckett Twilight in the 3,000m steeple.
HIGH SCHOOL Graduated from Brophy College Preparatory ... ran track for head coach Mike Keahon ... was a three-time first-team all-state selection ... was a conference champion in track in the mile and two mile ... personal bests of 4:25.96 (1600) and 9:39.01 (3200).
PERSONAL Full Name: Marco Antonio Ruiz Jr. ... Birth Date: Sept. 27, 1995 ... Parents: Marco and Marla Ruiz ... Major: Economics and Energy Policy Studies ... College: Wiess.