Gathunga Ndirangu
Gathunga Ndirangu
Year: ---/Sr.
Hometown: Sacramento, Calif.
High School: Rosemont HS
Events: Jumps
 Indoor Career Bests
Event Outdoor Career Bests 
 --- 100 11.73 at Aggie Open (3/11/17) 
 22-05.75 at Bronco Invitational (1/24/15) LJ 22-01.00 at Bryan Clay Invitational (4/17/15)
 49-08.50 at Big Sky Championships (2/25/17) TJ 48-08.00 at Causeway Classic (4/21/17)

 

2018 Season: Was injured during most of the outdoor season before making his debut at the Big Sky Championships in the triple jump…had a mark of 46-04.25 in his only action of the season.

2017 Season: 
Qualified for the Big Sky Championships in the triple jump…set his PR in the event at the Causeway Classic dual with a best of 48-08.00…also competed in the 100, 200 and long jump during the season…indoors, he placed fourth in the triple jump at the Big Sky Championships with a career best of 49-08.50…that distance placed him third in school history and was more than three feet past his previous season long…also qualified for the conference meet in the long jump…season long was 22-05.25.

2016 Season:
Redshirted during the outdoor season…indoors, he armed all-Big Sky honors in the triple jump after placing third…set his season best at the meet with a mark of 48-07.50…also qualified for the Big Sky Championships in the long jump…season best was 21-04.25 at the Bronco Invitational.

2015 Season:
Placed fourth in the triple jump at the Big Sky Championships and also qualified for the meet in the long jump…best triple jump during the year was 47-11.75 at the Causeway Classic Dual…that distance places him 10th in school history…best wind-legal long jump was 21-09.50 at the Causeway meet…indoors, he placed second at the Big Sky Championships in the triple jump and also qualified in the long jump…triple jumped 48-11.50 which was the second longest in school history and the best by a Hornet since 1998…best long jump was 22-10.50.

2014 Season:
Qualified for the Big Sky Championships in the long jump and triple jump…long jumped 20-09.00 at the Causeway Classic for his season best…best triple jump was 46-11.75 at the Cal-Nevada Championships…finished first in the triple jump at the Brutus Hamilton…indoors, he qualified for the long jump and triple jump…bests were 21-07.50 in the long jump at the Husky Classic and 46-08.00 in the triple at the Air Force Team Challenge.

High School:
A 2013 graduate of Rosemont HS in Sacramento…competed in track all four years and also played two seasons of football…helped the Wolverines to three Metro League titles…jumped 46-09.25 at the Sac-Joaquin Section master's meet for his PR…best long jump was 21-05.00…also high jumped 5-08.00.

Personal: Plans to major in civil engineering…parents are Geoffrey and Wangui Ndirangu.