Freshman Maxwell Willis earns meet's high point scorer honor.
• Big 12 Commissioner's Honor Roll member
2017: Recorded All-Big 12 honors after securing a sixth-place finish at the Big 12 Outdoor Championship, throwing 201-0 (61.26m)…Placed in two other meets he competed in, placing sixth with a 177-5 (54.07m) throw at the Red Raider Shootout…Threw for 191-0 (58.21m) at the Michael Johnson Invitational to finish seventh…Did not compete in any indoor meets.
2016: Did not compete in any meets...Named to spring Big 12 Commissioner's Honor Roll.
High School: Two-sport athlete at Bishop Carroll Catholic High School in Witchita, Kan....Lettered for two years on football squad and then on track and field team...Won 2014 KSHAA Class 5A javelin title with personal-best throw of 191-2 [57.96m]...Was medalist at 2014 USATF Junior Olympics...Qualified for state meet in javelin in 2013...Earned state title sas member of BCCHS football team on offensive line in 2012 and on track team in 2014.
Personal: Given name is Ricardo Sanchez, goes by Ricky...Son of Pete and Marcy Sanchez...Has two sibilings...Major is mechanical engineering.