Jimmy Sepulveda
Jimmy Sepulveda

Player Profile
RS Senior

San Juan, PR

High School:
Colegio Marista

Height / Weight:
6-3 / 200



2002 — Played in four matches and five games, but did not record any statistics … Earned a spot on the Director’s Honor Roll for Spring Quarter 2002.

2001 — Redshirted the season.

High School — Four-year volleyball and basketball letterman at Colegio Marista in San Juan … Played for coach Juan Aviles in volleyball and coaches Jose Mendez and Rafael Torres in basketball … In volleyball, he was a four-time All-PRHSAA selection, three-time team MVP and four-year captain as a middle blocker and opposite … In basketball, he was a three-year captain and two-time all-league selection and team MVP … Veteran Puerto Rican Jr. National Team player who led his team to a pair of bronze medals and a silver medal in 2000.

Personal — Chose UCLA because he “wants to play on the winningest team ever” and because of its academics … Enjoys the mental challenges and the team concept of volleyball … Lists his most memorable thrill as beating the U.S. Jr. National Team three times, including once for the bronze medal and once for the silver medal at the Jr. Olympics … Admires the late Baseball Hall of Famer Roberto Clemente … Favorite class is Political Science … Father Heriberto, now a judge in Puerto Rico, played professional baseball as a teenager … Has one older brother … Enjoys playing basketball and singing in his spare time … Full name is Jimmy Ed Sepulveda … Plans to major in Political Science.