|HOMETOWN (PREVIOUS SCHOOL)
Miami, Fla. (Broward CC)
Junior College: Named one of the top 200 junior college players in the country by Perfect Game while at Broward College in Ft. Lauderdale , Fla...Hit .321 with five doubles, five home runs and 27 RBIs en route to earning first-team All-Southern Conference in 2014...He also gunned down 13 would-be base stealers...As a freshman in 2013, Vazquez hit .318 with four doubles, one triple, two home runs and 27 RBIs in 28 games.
High School: Prepped at American Senior High School in Miami, Florida under the tutledge of Ricky Gutierrez...Helped lead the Patriots to two district championships in 2010-2011, regional champion as well as the state runner-up in 2010...He was selected the MVP in 2011 and 2012...Was named the American Senior HS Defensive Player of the Year in 2010...His top high school memory came when he hit a grandslam and a 2-run single in the game to put the Patriots into the regional finals in 2010.
Personal: Son of Carlos and Gloria Gomez...Has three sisters - Giovanna, Shirley and Patsy...Was selected in the 40th round of the 2012 MLB Draft by the Milwaukee Brewers...Chose Lipscom over FIU, UCF, Mercer and Winthrop...Favorite professional athlete is Yadier Molina of the St. Louis Cardinals...Plans to major in Psychology.