Nate Vickers
Nate Vickers
Height: 6-3
Weight: 230
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Pleasanton, CA
High School: Amador Valley HS
Events: Throws
Experience: 2V

2015 -- Posted PRs in both the shot put (at a second-place 52 feet, 10 inches during the Blue-Green Rivalry dual meet against UC Santa Barbara held at Westmont College on May 2) and discus (164-3 at the Fresno State Twilight competition in Clovis on March 24 — also good for second place, while helping the Mustangs defeat San Jose State and CSU Bakersfield) ... also was the discus runner-up at the 33rd annual ShareSLO Invitational on March 28, with a mark of 157-10 ... earned All-Academic honors from the Big West Conference.

2014 --
During his true-freshman year with the Mustangs, had a season-best shot put mark of 48 feet at the Bulldog Invitational on April 26, as well as a throw of 150-11 in the discus on April 5 at the Cal-Nevada Championships in La Jolla ... also helped Cal Poly rout Fresno State 115-67 at the road dual meet on March 15, when he added a shot put performance of 45-10.75 and a discus mark of 141-1 ... came back at 45-2.5 and 142-2 at the home invitational on March 29, helping the squad sweep all three visiting teams.

Prep --
As a senior at Amador Valley High School in Pleasanton, established PRs of 50 feet, 1 inch in the shot and 157-3 in the discus on the way to earning All-EBAL First Team honors ... also played football (as an offensive lineman) for the Dons; was chosen for Contra Costa Times All-East Bay accolades and was selected to play for Alameda in the Holiday Classic All-Star Game.

Personal -- Born on Jan. 13, 1995 in Redwood City ... son of Mike and Virginia ... has a sister, Grace, a volleyball player at Binghamton ... majors in business (with a concentration in finance).