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Rick Fenton
Rick  Fenton

Class:
RS Senior

Hometown:
San Clemente, Calif.

High School:
Beckman HS

Last College:
Saddleback JC

Height:
6-3

Event:
Throws

Experience:
2L


2012-13 MEET RESULTS
May 23-25 C-USA Outdoor Championships Hammer 65.69m(215-6) 6th
April 5 South Florida Collegiate Invitational Discus 48.80m(160-1) 1st
Feb. 23-24 C-USA Indoor Championships Shot Put (Indoor) 13.59(44-7) 10th
Jan. 12 Texas A&M 12-Team Invitational Weight Throw (Indoor) 18.37m(60-3.25) 3rd

• 2013 NCAA Outdoor Championships - Hammer Throw
• 2013 NCAA Regional Qualifier - Hammer Throw
• 2013 Conference USA Outdoor Champion - Hammer Throw
• School Record Holder in the Weight Throw & Hammer Throw
• 2012 Conference USA Commissioner's Honor Roll

2012-13 (Redshirt Senior)
Indoor:
Recorded five top-five performances in the men's weight throw... Threw a season best of 18.37m (60-3.25) to place third at the Texas A&M 12-Team Invitational...Won the Leonard Hilton Memorial Invitational with a throw of 18.31m (60-1)... Runner-up at the Conference USA Indoor Championships with a distance of 18.11m (59-5)... Also, competed in the shot put.

Outdoor:Broke the school hammer throw record four times throughout the season...Took first in the hammer at the Conference USA Outdoor Championships with a throw of 61.90m (203-1)...Threw a personal best of 65.69m (215-6) at the NCAA West Prelims...With this throw he advanced for the first time to the NCAA Championships...Finished 19th at the NCAA Championships with a throw of 61.20m (200-9)...Also competed in the shot put and discus throw.

2011-12 (Senior)
Indoor:
Competed in two events, the weight throw and shot put... Threw a season best in the weight throw of 18.68m at the Texas A&M Invitational... In shot put, threw a season best of 14.34m at the Conference USA Indoor Championships.

Outdoor: Redshirted the entire season.

2010-11 (Junior)
Indoor:
Redshirted

Outdoor:

2009-10 (Sophomore)
Indoor:
Finished second at the Texas A&M Opener in the shotput... Placed fourth in back-to-back meet in the shot put at the UH All Comers and Texas A&M Challenge.

Outdoor:

Prior to Houston:Attended Saddleback Junior College: 2008 track team ranked second in the league ... Broke school record in the hammer ... 2009 Regional Qualifier.

High School:Three year letterwinner for track ... School record holder in shot put ... CIF finalist twice... Two-time team MVP in track & field ... Held school record in the shot put, discus and power clean ... Two-time finalist for Athlete of the Year ... Played football and wrestled ... All-League selection in football

Personal:Born on September 19, 1990 ... Full name is Richard Matthew Fenton ... Son of David and Kim Fenton ... Member of FCA and Future Teachers of America in high school ... Wants to become a pediatrician after college ... Hobbies include cooking, music and surfing... Started training with track and field only after he was cut from the high school golf team.

12/10/16
Reveille Invitational
at Reveille Invitational
College Station, Texas
All Day
01/13/17
Leonard Hilton Invitational
Houston, Texas
All Day
01/14/17
Carl Lewis High School Invite
Houston, Texas
All Day
01/15/17
Joe DeLoach Youth Invitational
Houston, Texas
All Day
01/21/17
Mark Colligan Memorial
at Mark Colligan Memorial
Lincoln, Neb.
All Day
01/27/17
Houston Invitational
Houston, Texas
All Day
01/28/17
Houston Invitational
Houston, Texas
All Day
02/03/17
Aggie Invitational
at Aggie Invitational
College Station, Texas
All Day
02/04/17
Aggie Invitational
at Aggie Invitational
College Station, Texas
All Day
02/10/17
Howie Ryan Invitational
Houston, Texas
All Day
02/10/17
Don Kirby Invitational
at Don Kirby Invitational
Albuquerque, N.M.
All Day
02/10/17
Tyson Invitational
at Tyson Invitational
Fayetteville, Ark.
All Day
02/11/17
Tyson Invitational
at Tyson Invitational
Fayetteville, Ark.
All Day
02/11/17
Husky Classic
at Husky Classic
Seattle, Wash.
All Day
02/11/17
Don Kirby Invitational
at Don Kirby Invitational
Albuquerque, N.M.
All Day
02/12/17
Houston Seniors/Masters Meet
Houston, Texas
All Day
02/24/17
vs The American Indoor Championships
Birmingham, Ala.
All Day
02/25/17
vs The American Indoor Championships
Birmingham, Ala.
All Day
03/10/17
vs NCAA Indoor Championships
College Station, Texas
All Day
03/11/17
vs NCAA Indoor Championships
College Station, Texas
All Day
03/16/17
Cougar Spring Break Invitational
Houston, Texas
All Day
03/24/17
Victor Lopez Classic
at Victor Lopez Classic
Houston, Texas (Rice)
All Day
03/25/17
Victor Lopez Classic
vs Victor Lopez Classic
Houston, Texas (Rice)
All Day
03/29/17
Texas Relays
at Texas Relays
Austin, Texas
All Day
03/30/17
Texas Relays
at Texas Relays
Austin, Texas
All Day
03/31/17
Texas Relays
at Texas Relays
Austin, Texas
All Day
04/01/17
Texas Relays
at Texas Relays
Austin, Texas
All Day
04/08/17
Houston Alumni Invitational
Houston, Texas
All Day
04/14/17
at Mt. SAC Relays
Walnut, Calif.
All Day
04/15/17
at Mt. SAC Relays
Walnut, Calif.
All Day
04/22/17
J. Fred Duckett Twilight Invitational
vs J. Fred Duckett Twilight Invitational
Houston, Texas (Rice)
All Day
04/27/17
Penn Relays
at Penn Relays
Philadelphia, Pa.
All Day
04/28/17
Penn Relays
at Penn Relays
Philadelphia, Pa.
All Day
04/28/17
Longhorn Invitational
at Longhorn Invitational
Austin, Texas
All Day
04/29/17
Longhorn Invitational
at Longhorn Invitational
Austin, Texas
All Day
04/29/17
Penn Relays
at Penn Relays
Philadelphia, Pa.
All Day
05/05/17
Tom Tellez Invitational
Houston, Texas
All Day
05/12/17
The American Outdoor Championships
Houston, Texas
All Day
05/13/17
The American Outdoor Championships
Houston, Texas
All Day
05/14/17
The American Outdoor Championships
Houston, Texas
All Day
05/25/17
at NCAA West Prelims
Austin, Texas
All Day
05/26/17
at NCAA West Prelims
Austin, Texas
All Day
05/27/17
at NCAA West Prelims
Austin, Texas
All Day
06/07/17
at NCAA Outdoor Championships
Eugene, Ore.
All Day
06/08/17
at NCAA Outdoor Championships
Eugene, Ore.
All Day
06/09/17
at NCAA Outdoor Championships
Eugene, Ore.
All Day
06/10/17
at NCAA Outdoor Championships
Eugene, Ore.
All Day
06/22/17
at USATF Jr/Sr Championships
Sacramento, Calif.
All Day
06/23/17
at USATF Jr/Sr Championships
Sacramento, Calif.
All Day
06/24/17
at USATF Jr/Sr Championships
Sacramento, Calif.
All Day
06/25/17
at USATF Jr/Sr Championships
Sacramento, Calif.
All Day

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