Hometown: Roland Heights, Calif.
High School: Cathedral High School
Intended major: Astrophysics
Possible career: Undecided
Oscar plans on becoming an active member in the Hispanic community at Swarthmore by creating a nonprofit organization dedicated to the advancement of Latinos in the natural sciences. While in high school, Oscar was the President of the National English Honor Society and avid member of the National Honor Society, Math Club and California Scholarship Federation. He was a two-time winner of the Brother James Meegan Essay Contest, a yearly event held every year at Cathedral High School. Oscar served as a Morning Program tutor for three years. He also played varsity baseball for three years and was named 1st team and 2nd team All League. He will continue to play varsity baseball at Swarthmore.