Rico, a character in The Freshman series, is Gabriela's son and Professor Vasquez's grandson. He is first seen in Book 2, Chapter 12.


Rico has black hair, brown eyes and tan skin. He wears a short-sleeved yellow top with the Pixelberry logo on it.


Gabriela Vasquez

Gabriela is Rico's mother. She named her son after his grandfather, hoping he'll inherit his good sides.

Enrique Vasquez

Vasquez is Rico's grandfather. The author loves his grandson immensely and doesn't want to be taken away from him because of his cancer.


  • Your Character is able to suggest a name for him, but Gabriela will name him "Enrique" anyway.
  • In Spanish, "Rico" means "Rich".
  • Rico's shirt has the Pixelberry logo on it.