Fresno State: (2004) Fresno State Scholar Athlete ... made a career high 24 appearances including his first three collegiate starts ... was 4-9 with a 7.20 ERA ... tied for third in the conference in 24 appearances including 21 in relief (t-3rd-WAC) ... tossed 2.1 scoreless innings in relief against Rice to notch his fourth win of the year (5/22) ... did not allow a hit in 3.1 scoreless innings of relief at Nevada (4/18) to earn his third victory of the year ... struck out five in three scoreless innings at San Jose State (4/8) ... established career highs in innings pitched (7.0) and strikeouts (7) against Monmouth (3/12) to register his second win of the season ... recorded his first win of the year against Cal Poly (2/24) ... allowed a run on two hits in 1.2 innings of relief.
USC: (2003) Appeared in 14 games, all in relief ... went 1-0 with an 8.57 ERA in 21.0 innings of work ... struck out 15 while issuing nine walks.
St. Francis High School: Four-year letterwinner as a pitcher and outfielder for head coach Patrick Fitzsimon ... earned first-team All-Del Rey League honors his senior year ... led team to a 22-9 record ... was also the MVP of the Whittier High School All-Star Game ... garnered league Pitcher of the Year accolades as a sophomore ... two-time Whittier Daily News Athlete of the Week ... went 7-3 with a 2.10 ERA including a no-hitter his junior year ... also lettered in football and basketball ... member of the academic honor roll.
Other Teams: San Gabriel Valley All-Stars ... 16-year old Babe Ruth World Series Champions.
Personal: Rudy Quinonez III was born June 17, 1984, in Bellflower, Calif. ... major is undeclared ... son of Rudy and Ruth Quinonez ... father is a pasturizer and mother works in the food services industry ... has two older sisters, Melissa and Venessa ... enjoys playing pool ... favorite athlete is Pedro Martinez because of his dominance on the mound ... chose to attend Fresno State for the chance to win a national championship.