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

2016 -- Redshirted.

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 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 ... 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.