Caleb Fricke
Caleb Fricke

Class:
Sophomore

Hometown:
Petersburg, Ill.

High School:
PORTA HS

Height / Weight:
6-6 / 265

Event:
Throws

Birthdate:
12/02/1993



06/13/2014

Chasing Dreams - Caleb Fricke

Caleb Fricke has quietly worked his way to become one of best collegiate discus throwers.

06/13/2014

Enekwechi Earns Second Team All-America Honors at NCAAs

The Boilermakers have two throwers left to compete at the championships.

06/13/2014

Fricke Earns Honorable Mention All-America Honors

The Purdue sophomore competed in the discus.

06/10/2014

Track & Field Set for NCAA Championships

The Boilermakers have nine entries in the four-day meet.

06/01/2014

Track and Field Adds Six More NCAA Qualifiers

Purdue broke three school records and has 10 NCAA qualifiers.

2013:As a freshman, finished secondat the Shamrock Invitational in the discus with a mark of 51.09m (167-07) ... also finished 16th at the Big Ten Outdoor Championships with a mark of 50.61m (166-00) ... finished secondat the Dave Rankin Invite with a mark of 49.86m (163-07).

High School: Four-time letterwinner in basketball ... four-time letterwinner in track and field ... four-time letterwinner in football ... four-year state qualifier in the discus including a second place finish as a Junior ... Senior year received third place at the New Balance Nationals ... competed for the PORTA Bluejays.

Personal: Caleb Matthew Fricke was born on Dec. 2, 1993, in Springfield, Ill. ... is the son of Mark and LeAnne Fricke ... has two brothers, Aaron and Adam, who play football at McKendree and Illinois University... Caleb enjoys Xbox ... majoring in management.