Ricky Strehlow
Ricky Strehlow
Height: 6-1
Weight: 185
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Santa Clara, CA
High School: Adrian Wilcox HS
Events: Triple Jump
Experience: 2V

2015 -- Had a triple jump PR of 49 feet, 9.75 inches for the win at the 33rd annual Cal Poly ShareSLO Invitational on March 28 (when the Mustangs defeated both Pepperdine and CSU Bakersfield) ... also won the event at the UCLA-hosted Legends Invitational on April 4, with a mark of 46-4 ... advanced to the NCAA West Regional level for the second season in a row, coming in 42nd place at Texas, at 47-11 ... was two spots back of another all-conference accolade, taking fifth at the Big West Championships at UC Riverside on May 16, at 48-1.25 ... also at the home invitational, posted a career-best long jump of 22-1.75 ... was a member of the Big West All-Academic Team.

2014 -- Posted the team's top triple jump over the entirety of the season — 49 feet, 9.25 inches — with a win at the ShareSLO Invitational on March 29 (when the squad swept Bakersfield, Fresno State and Pepperdine) ... also picked up first-place finishes at the Fresno State dual meet on March 15 (at 47-6.5, part of a 115-67 Mustang victory), the UC Irvine-hosted Spring Break Invitational on March 22 (47-0.25) and the Cal-Nevada Championships in La Jolla on April 5 (48-8) ... earned All-Big West honors by coming in third at the conference championships in Davis on May 17, at 49-9 ... went on to take 42nd at the NCAA West Regional meet in Arkansas two weeks later, at 47-1.75.

2013 -- Redshirted.

Prep -- As a junior and senior at Wilcox High School in Santa Clara, advanced to the CIF State Championships in the triple jump; finished fifth in the latter year, with a mark of 47 feet, 8.25 inches ... his PR was 47-10 ... best performance in the long jump was 22-11 ... also played basketball for the Chargers.

Personal -- Born on May 31, 1994 in Santa Clara ... son of Fritz and Rosie ... has two brothers, Paul and Parker ... is a fourth-degree black belt in martial arts ... majors in business administration (with a concentration in information systems).