Ricky Fleming
Ricky Fleming

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Grand Haven, Mich.

High School:
Grand Haven

Position:
Sprinter


Junior(2009)...Outdoor... finished 23rd in the 800-meter run with a time of 1:53.19 at the Big Ten Championships (May 15-17) ... recorded a season-best time of 1:52.60 in the 800-meter run at theEastern MichiganInvitational (April 18) ... Indoor...finished 13th in the 600-meter run with a time of 1:20.04 at the Big Ten Indoor Championships (Feb. 28-March 1) ... turned in a season-best time of 1:19.97 in the 600-meter run at the Silverston Invitational (Feb. 21) ... recorded a career-best time of time of 1:51.60 in the 800-meter run at theAkron Invitational (Feb. 14) ... finished second in the 600-meter run with a time of 1:22.63 against Ohio State (Jan. 17).

Sophomore (2008)...Outdoor... finished 25th in the 800-meter run (1:54.83) at the Big Ten Championships (May. 16-18) ... Indoor...finished ninth in the 600-meter run (1:20.91) at the Big Ten Championships (Mar. 1-2) ... won the 600-meter run (1:20.57) at the Simmons/Harvey Invite (Jan. 12) ... took first-place in the 600-meter run with a --dual meet record-- time of 1:20.06 against Ohio State (Jan. 19).

Freshman (2007)...Outdoor... placed 22nd in the 400-meter dash with a personal best time of 49.42 at the Big Ten Championships (May 11-13) ... Indoor... clocked 1:20.46 in the 600-meter run at the Big Ten Championships (Feb. 24-25) ... took fifth in the 600-meter run with a time of 1:21.15 and helped the first place 4x400-meter relay team (3:20.93) at the Silverston Invite (Feb. 17).

Prep... Grand Haven High School (2006) ... National Honor Society ... Academic All-American ... Academic All-State ... Third place finish in 400m dash at Michigan state championships (2006) ... All-State ... Regional champion in 400m dash (2006) ... also participated in cross country and basketball.

Personal... Enrolled in the Division of Kinesiology ... born on April 8, 1988 ... son of Rick and Betty Fleming.

COLLEGIATE BESTS

Event

Time

Date

400m

49.42

5/12/07

600m

1:19.56

1/19/08
800m

1:51.60

2/14/09