Richard Casas
Richard Casas
Year: So./So.
Hometown: Prunedale, Calif.
High School: North Monterey County HS
Events: Throws
 Indoor Career Bests
EventOutdoor Career Bests  
 53-00.00 at Jacksons Invit. (1/25/14)SP53-04.25 at Big Sky Championships (5/16/14)
 ---DIS153-02 at Causeway Classic (5/2/14)
 44-09.00 at Jacksons Invit. (1/25/13)WT/HAM126-00 at Aggie Opener (3/9/13)

2014 Season: Placed fifth at the Big Sky Championships in the shot put and also qualified in the discus…set his PR at the Big Sky meet in the shot put with a mark of 53-04.25…best discus throw was 153-02 at the Causeway Classic…indoors, he advanced to the Big Sky Championships in the shot put…opened the year with a put of 53-00.00 at the Jacksons Invitational which ranks sixth in school history.

2013 Season:
Competed in the shot put, discus and hammer during his first outdoor season…best shot put was 51-01.75 at the Aggie Opener…had a discus throw of 142-3 at the Sacramento State Open…indoors, he competed in the shot put and weight throw…moved into 10th place in school history with a put of 50-07.25 at the Jacksons Invitational.

2012 Season: Redshirted during the indoor and outdoor seasons.

High School: A 2011 graduate of North Monterey County HS in Castroville, Calif…competed in track & field, football, baseball and wrestling for the Condors…holds the school record in the shot put (56-06) and discus (161-07)…helped lead the team to a pair of Monterey Bay League titles…was undefeated in conference competition during his final two years…placed fourth at the Central Coast Section meet in the shot put and discus as a junior…was named the school's athlete of the year as a senior.

Personal: Has yet to declare a major…parents are Stephen and Stacey Casas.