Ricardo Maldonado
Ricardo Maldonado
Height: 5-9
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Revere, Mass.
High School: Revere
Event: Sprints/Jumps/Throws

2017-18 SEASON BESTS (INDOOR)

60M: 7.55 (January 20, Springfield College Maroon & White Classic) 

200M: 24.68 (December 2, UMass Boston Indoor Open) 

400M: 55.23 (January 26, Wheaton College Invitational) 

High Jump: 5-10.00 Feet (December 9, Rhode Island College Invitational) 

2018 SEASON BESTS (OUTDOOR)

100M: 11.53 (April 14, Mount Holyoke Spring Fling Classic) 

200M: 23.60 (April 21, Sean Collier Invite) 

400M: 53.84 (March 16, Miami University Hurricanes Invitational) 

High Jump: 5-08.00 (April 7, Smith College Pioneers Invitational) 

Javelin: 171-10.00 (April 7, Smith College Pioneers Invitational) 

NOTABLES 

  • Earned a spot on the Little East Conference Spring All-Academic Team 
  • Set new career highs in the javelin throw, the 60M and 100M dash 
  • Finished second in the javelin throw (171-10.00) with a career-best throw at teh Smith College Pioneers Classic
  • Recorded a sixth-place finish at the Little East Conference Outdoor Championship in the javelin throw (154-11.00) 

2016-17 SEASON BESTS (INDOOR)

60m Dash: 7.64 (12/3/16, 5th Annual UMB Indoor Open)

200m Dash: 24.19 (12/3/16, 5TH Annual UMB Indoor Open)

400m Dash: 53.86 (2/4/17, URI Coached Tribute Indoor Track Meet)

High Jump: 6-00.0 (2/11/17, LEC/NE Alliance Championship)

2017 SEASON BESTS (OUTDOOR)

100m Dash: 11.89 (4/8/17, Smith College Pioneers Invitational)

200m Dash: 24.75 (4/15/17, Tufts University Sunshine Classic)

High Jump: 5-10.50 (4/29/17, LEC/NE Alliance Championship)

Javelin: 160-04.0 (4/15/17, Tufts University Sunshine Classic)

2015-16 Recorded his best time in the 200 meter dash on December 5 at the 4th Annual UMass Boston Indoor Open with a time of 24.11 seconds … Earned a season best indoor time of 52.37 in the 400 meter dash at the BU Scarlet and White Invitational on February 6 … Posted a jump of 6-00.00 feet in the high jump on February 13 at the conference indoor championship meet … Had a strong throw of 173-03 feet in the javelin at the NCAA New England Regional Championship on May 5.

2014-15 Earned a season best time of 24.28 seconds in the 200 meter dash at the 3rd Annual UMass Boston Indoor Open … Recorded an indoor best time of 52.40 seconds in the 400 meter dash at the BU Scarlet & White Invitational … Earned an outdoor season best time of 52.65 seconds in the 400 meter dash at the Eric Loeschner Invitational … Posted a jump of 5-10.75 feet in the high jump on December 6 at the 3rd Annual UMass Boston Indoor Open … Had a season best throw of 166-04 feet in the javelin on April 4 at the UMass Dartmouth Corsairs Invitational.

PERSONAL/HIGH SCHOOL Graduated from Chelsea High School in 2014 … Two-time team and league MVP with the track and field program … Earned eight varsity letters at Chelsea HS … Born on September 7, 1995 … Son of Jessica Lebron and Jorge Rivera … Has one brother, Christian Nunez … Currently majoring in Criminal Justice and Sociology.