Rickael Roach
    Rickael Roach

    Class:
    Senior

    Hometown:
    St. Louis, Mo.

    High School:
    Lutheran South

    Event:
    Throws

    Birthdate:
    12/04/1988


    05/12/2012

    Two Salukis win titles on second day of MVC Championships

    McCall wins shot put, Culmer wins high jump in record fashion

    04/28/2012

    Track and Field successful at Memphis Tiger Invitational and Drake Relays

    Salukis win thirteen events in last regular season meet, McCall wins hammer throw at Relays.

    04/21/2012

    Track and Field concludes competition at War Eagle Invitational

    McCall claims four titles during weekend meet.

    04/20/2012

    Track and Field opens competition at War Eagle Invitational

    McCall wins two events, sets facility record in hammer throw

    04/14/2012

    Track and Field finishes second at Indiana State Pacesetter

    The Salukis faced unfavorable weather conditions Saturday at quadrangular meet.

    07/11/2012

    2012 MVC Outdoor Championships

    2012 MVC Outdoor Championships

    Updated July, 7 2011

    2010-11: Competed in the hammer throw, discus throw, and shot put at six meets during the outdoor season...Notched six top five finishes during the season... Competed at the MVC Outdoor Championships placing 10th in the hammer throw and shot put, and finished sixth in the discus throw with a mark of 152-11 (46.62m).

    2009-10: NCAA National Indoor Qualifier in the weight throw and NCAA Regional qualifier in the discus and hammer throw...Set a new personal-best in the weight throw with a distance of 66-06 (20.27m), which also ranks as fifth best in Saluki annals...Also set a new personal record in the indoor shot put with a mark of 48-06.75 (14.80m)...Finished the season with 29 top ten finishes in both indoor and outdoor competition...Finished second in the weight throw at the SASF Invitational, while also recorded third place at the McDonald's Invitational and the GVSU Big Meet.

    2008-09: Competed in eight indoor meets and three outdoor meets during the season...Set a new personal-best in the weight throw (63-00.75) and the shot put (46-07.25) during the indoor season...Ranks sixth and tenth for longest distances in the weight throw and shot put, respectively, in SIU annals...Recorded at least a top fifteen finish in every event at every meet during the outdoor season...Set a new personal-best in the hammer throw with a distance of 192-05...Recorded second-place finishes in the hammer throw at the SIU Spring Invitational and the Joey Haines Invitational

    2007-08: Garnered indoor and outdoor all-conference honors in 2007-08...2008 NCAA Mideast qualifier in the shot put and hammer...Saw action in eight indoor meets and eight outdoor meets...Placed in the Top 10 on 13 occasions during the indoor season...Highest indoor finish was second in the weight throw at both the Carle/Health Care Alliance Classic and 2008 MVC Indoor Championships...Also placed second in the shot put at MVCs...Her throws of 57-01.50 (17.41m) in the weight and 46-06.25 (14.18m) in the shot marked indoor career-bests...Collected 19 Top 10 finishes in the outdoor season...Won the hammer with a throw of 165-11 at the SIUE Twilight...Set a career-best 151-05 in the discus at the same meet...Established both a career-best and NCAA Regional qualifying mark of 48-02.50 (14.69m) in the shot put at the Jesse Owens Classic...Took all-conference honors after finishing third in the shot at the 2008 MVC Outdoor Championships.

    High School: Two-time all-state and all-conference selection...Named to All-Metro Best Team as a sophomore...Set school records at Lutheran South High School her sophomore and junior years...State champion in shot as a junior with a throw of 44-02...Finished third in the discus at state with a mark of 142-08...Won state championships in both shot put and discus with marks of 45-00 and 152-09, respectively.

    Personal: Majors in accounting...Born Dec. 4, 1988...Daughter of Ricky Roach and Marletta Payne.

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    Track West Lafayette, Ind. All Day
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