Position: Middle Blocker/Outside Hitter
Born: San Jose, Costa Rica
High School: A 1995 graduate of Country Day School in Costa Rica...
lettered in both basketball and volleyball...named school's scholar-
athlete...earned MVB honors for both volleyball and basketball...a member
of the Social Service Club and involved in the school newspaper.
Personal: Born July 24, 1977 in Golfito, Costa Rica...full name is
Esteban Ricardo Escobar Granier...is of Latin-Bolivian ancestry...plans to
major in finance...favorite foods are math rice and Gallo pinto beans...
other favorites are Bob Marley and the movie "Raw"...biggest athletic
thrill was scoring 50 points in a high school basketball game and hitting
a last-second winning three-point shot against the top-ranked team in Costa
Rica...has one brother (Jose Alejandro)...parents are Marcela Granier and
Ricardo Escobar of San Jose, Costa Rica.