Nick Ahrold
Nick Ahrold
Height: 6-2
Weight: 170
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Laguna Niguel, CA
High School: Dana Hills HS
Events: Decathlon/Javelin
Experience: 3V

2015 -- Posted the team’s second-best javelin mark of the season — 198 feet — at the Big West Conference Championships at UC Riverside on May 16 (good for eighth place) ... had a steady progression to close the spring, as he also threw for a fourth-place mark of 187 feet, 6 inches at the Bulldog Invitational in Fresno on April 25 and then a third-place 191-2 at the Blue-Green Rivalry dual meet against UC Santa Barbara at Westmont College on May 2.

2014 -- Earned All-Big West honors by finishing third in the decathlon at the conference finals on May 10, totaling 6,403 points; at the meet in Davis, set PRs in the 400 meters (at 51.58 seconds), shot put (36 feet, 3 inches — more than a two-foot improvement), 110 hurdles (15.64) and pole vault (13-9) ... came back a week later to take seventh place in the high jump, clearing a career-best 6-3.25 to tally 1.5 points to the team cause ... added a fourth-place performance (at 6,271) at the Sacramento State-hosted Mondo Challenge on April 11.

2013 -- At the 31st annual Cal Poly ShareSLO Invitational on March 16, put forth the No. 7 javelin throw in school history: 206-8.

2012 -- Redshirted.

Prep -- As a senior at Dana Hills High School in Dana Point, won the South Coast League championship in the high jump and came in fifth in the decathlon at the Arcadia Invitational ... also played baseball for the Dolphins.

Personal -- Born on Jan. 28, 1993 in Long Beach ... son of Fred and Dana ... has a brother, Blake, who was also a member of the Cal Poly track and field team, as well as a sister, Keely ... majors in industrial technology.