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Rickus Jacobs
Player Profile:
Rickus Jacobs 2291040
Position: Distance
Height: 5'9"
Year: Senior
Hometown: Klerksdorp, South Africa
High School: Klersdorp High School
Experience: 1 Letter


 Career Accolades
  • Two first place finishes: 1,500-meter run and 5,000-meter run
  • Eight top-five finishes
  • Member of 2015 Sun Belt Conference Indoor Championship team
  • Two first place finishes: Mile run and 3,000-meter run
  • Four top-five finishes
 Career Bests
  • 800m - 1:53.21
  • 1,500m - 3:51.89
  • 3;000m - 8:35.39
  • 5,000m - 14:50.27
  • 800m - 1:55.49
  • Mile - 4:12.70
  • 3,000m - 8:37.70
  • 5,000m - 14:49.11 
 2014-15 (Freshman)
  • Grabbed top-10 finish at Sun Belt Conference Championships, finishing fifth in 1,500-meter run (1:53.37).
  • Finished 15th in 5,000-meter run (15:34.05) at SBC Championships.
  • Won 1,500-meter run (3:54.59) at ASU Red Wolf Open and fourth in 800-meter run (1:55.20).
  • Posted a season-best of 3:51.89 in 1,500-meter run at highly-competitive Mt. SAC Relays.
  • Helped Red Wolves 4x800m relay finish third at Tennessee Relays (7:40.94).
  • Claimed two top-five finishes at Tiger Track Classic, finishing third in 3,000-meter run (8:35.39) and fifth in 800-meter run (1:54.96).
  • Picked up first collegiate outdoor win at Rhodes College Invitational, finishing with top 5,000-meter time of 14:50.27.
  • Also clocked fifth-fastest time in 800-meter run, crossing the line in 1:54.89.
  • Member of 2015 Sun Belt Conference Indoor Championship team.
  • Earned five points toward team championship with fourth place finish (4:12.70) in mile run at SBC Championships.
  • Picked up a first and second place finish at ASU Invitational, earning top finish in mile run (4:18.26) and second place running in the distance medley relay (10:29.29)
  • Open collegiate career with time of 8:37.70 in 3,000-meter run to win at ASU Scarlett and Black Invitational.  


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