Brad Beekman
Brad Beekman
Height: 5-11
Weight: 175
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Sanger, CA
High School: Clovis East HS
Events: Pole Vault
Experience: 2V

2015 -- Vaulted over a career-best height of 16 feet, 0.75 inches (No. 1 on the team all season) to win the event at the Fresno State Twilight competition on March 24 ... again cleared 16-0.75 to win at the Blue-Green Rivalry dual meet against UC Santa Barbara held at Westmont College on May 2 ... posted another first-place finish at the Bulldog Invitational in Clovis on April 25, clearing 15-7 ... came in seventh place at the Big West Championships hosted by UC Riverside on May 16, with a height of 15-7 ... also earned a spot on the conference’s all-academic team.

2014 -- Posted a season-best clearance of 15 feet, 7.25 inches (the third-highest on the squad over the course of the spring) against UCSB on May 3 ... two weeks later, finished 10th at the Big West Conference Championships in Davis, with a height of 15-7 as a true freshman.

Prep -- As a senior at Clovis East High School, his PR in the pole vault was 15 feet, 6 inches ... other top marks included 53-2 in the shot put and 171-9 in the discus throw ... became the first athlete in the 94-year history of the Central Section Masters Meet to win both the pole vault and discus ... was a Principal's Honor Roll student.

Personal -- Born on Aug. 3, 1994 in Fresno ... son of Bryan and Michelle ... has a brother, Blake, and a sister, Brynna ... majors in agriculture systems management.