Aaron Cheek
Aaron Cheek
Year: Senior
Hometown: Fresno, CA
High School: Central East HS
Previous College: Cuesta Community College
Position: Decathlon
Major: Environmental Studies

2017-2018 Track

Competed in nine meets for his first season as a Gaucho. Set a season's best in the decathlon at the Bryan Clay Invitational to take 5th overall in 6263 points. Set a new personal best in the pole vault at the Cal Poly Dual with a 3.90m (12' 9 1/2") jump. Finished off his season with a tenth place finish in the javelin and an eighth place finish in the decathlon at the Big West Conference Championships with a personal best score of 6392 points, clawing his way to a scoring position after being in 13th after the first day of the decathlon. En route to his eighth place finish, he'd set four season bests while capping it off with a personal best in the 1500m at 4:31.46. 

Personal

Parents are Gary and Lynn Cheek...Majoring in environmental studies/pre-PA...Career goal is to become a physicians assistant...Athletic goals are to place on the podium at the Conference Meet and qualify for regionals...Hobbies include being an active member in CRU, staying active, and movies...Fun fact: loves wakeboarding/water skiing. 

Collegiate Bests

100m - 11.44 (2016 California Junior Collegiate State Championships)  

400m - 51.38 (2018 Big West Multi Championships) 

1500m - 4:31.46 (2018 Big West Multi Championships) 

110m Hurdles - 15.29 (2017 Cal State LA Invitational)

High Jump - 1.76m (5' 9 1/4")(2018 Jim Bush Invitational) 

Long Jump - 6.21m (20' 4 1/2")(2018 Bryan Clay Invitational)

Pole Vault - 3.90m (12' 9 /12")(2018 Cal Poly Dual Meet)

Shot Put - 11.48m (37' 8")(2016 California Junior Collegiate State Championships)

Discus - 34.88m (114' 5")(2017 Western State Conference Championships)

Javelin - 52.28m (177' 0")(2016 California Junior Collegiate State Championships)

Decathlon - 6392 points (2018 Big West Multi Championships)

Big West Championships 

2018 - Decathlon, 8th, 6392 points

2018 - Javelin, 10th, 51.89m (170' 3")