Ohio State begins three-game road stretch Wednesday vs. Grizzlies
Coach Bluem on Vallejo: "Omar had a quiet first year, but I expect to see increased production from him in his sophomore season. He's great on the ball and is a real good playmaker because of his creativity and vision."
At a glance: Creative player who distributes the ball well ... product of same club program as teammate Ben Killian ...
As a freshman (2010): Played in 19 games, starting 12 at forward ... tallied fist collegiate goal with the game-winner in NCAA Second Round game vs. Providence ... also had three assists on the season, tied for second-most on the team, helping with the game-winner vs. College of Charleston (Sept. 3) and in the NCAA Third Round at top-seeded Louisville ... registered 34 total shots ... earned Ohio State Scholar-Athlete honors.
St. Stephen's Episcopal: Three-year captain and leading scorer for the seven-time state (south Texas) champion team.
Lonestar Soccer Club: Three-year captain and leading scorer ... finished 2009 as Disney Showcase champions and Dallas Cup finalists ... selected as a Disney All-Star selection and traveled to London for the First Annual Chelsea FC Tournament.
Personal: Son of Juan Carlos and Concepcion Vallejo ... has two brothers, Juan Carlos and Manuel ... wants to play soccer professionally and for Mexico after graduation ... enjoys listening to music and playing videogames ... greatest sports thrill is scoring from the kickoff against FC Dallas Academy.