Everybody thought college would be a breeze for José Ramirez. A starter on his high school football team, he was voted most popular in his senior class of 1966, and he had a pretty girlfriend named Magdalena Santos, who was voted second-most popular in her class. In addition to his athletic and social prowess, he was no slouch in the classroom either. He won a scholarship to Laredo Junior College,... More >>>
Courtesy of José Ramirez
José Ramirez, suffering here from pains and sores, and Magdalena Santos were high school sweethearts.