Was a late addition to the Aggies' fall camp roster
… ended up handling the snapping duties on punts in 12 games … contributed
a tackle on punt coverage.
Redshirted … made the travel squad as the Aggies' backup deep
snapper, but didn't see any game action.
Coached by David Wetzel at Reagan High School in San
Antonio ... was named his team's special teams MVP as a senior (2009),
helping the Rattlers to the district title ... forced a fumble and recovered
another in each of his final two seasons ... team went to the regional finals
as a junior (2008) ... also played baseball ... was a two-time academic alldistrict
Justin Ryan Ortega is the son of Abel and Lorrie Ortega ...
born March 2, 1992 ... grandfather, Ferris Darr, attended A&M ... agricultural
leadership and development major.