Derick Strain
Derick Strain
Height: 6-4
Weight: 205
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Arbuckle, CA
High School: Faith Christian HS
Experience: 2V

2010-11 -- Played in pair of tournaments hosted by Cal Poly and averaged 77.6 strokes over five rounds ... finished 20th in Lamkin Grip Challenge and 40th in Firestone Grill Cal Poly Invitational ... best round was a 73 in Firestone Grill Cal Poly Invitational ... enters junior season with 77.27 career scoring average over 11 rounds.

2009-10 – Joined team for spring portion of the schedule and averaged 77.0 strokes over six rounds … finished tied for 32nd in Cal State Bakersfield Spring Invitational and tied for 39th in Elco Invitational … best round was a 73 in Elco Invitational.

2008-09 -- Redshirt.

High School -- A 2008 graduate of Faith Christian High School in Yuba City, Calif. ... lettered four years in golf and basketball and one year in soccer ... Sacramento Metropolitan Area League MVP in 2005, 2006 and 2008 ... earned all-league honors all four years ... averaged 36.6 strokes per nine-hole round as a senior in 2008 ... earned all-league honors in basketball as a junior and senior, averaging 11 points and 12 rebounds a contest as a senior ... earned all-league honors in soccer in 2006 ... an Honor Roll member all eight semesters ... member of California Scholastic Federation, Concert Band and Jazz Band ... visited Saint Mary's, Oregon State, Santa Clara, Gonzaga and San Diego before choosing Cal Poly.

Personal -- Son of Rick and Valerie Strain ... father played football at Oregon State ... two sisters, Kimberly and Sadie ... aspires to be a successful farmer or golfer ... enjoys hunting, fishing, snowmobiling, basketball and camping as hobbies ... born July 20, 1990, in Arbuckle, CA ... majors in agricultural systems management.