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University of New Mexico Lobos athletics

Ryan Chase

Class

Sr.

Hometown

Olympia, Wash.

Previous School

Capital High School

2019-20
2020 Indoors
: Finished second in the long jump at the Mountain West Indoor Championships with a personal-best result of 24-6.50 (7.48m) … earned Mountain West All-Conference in the long jump … jumped a personal-best 48-5.25 (14.76m) in the triple jump at the Mountain West Indoor Championships to finish sixth … finished ninth in the long jump at the Don Kirby Elite Invitational with a mark of 23-4.75 (7.13m) … finished seventh in the long jump at the Collegiate Classic with a mark of 24-00.25 (7.32m) … placed fourth in the long jump at the UNM Team Open with a mark of 23-7.25 (7.19m) … did not record a mark in the long jump at the Dr. Martin Luther King Collegiate Invitational … named a MW Scholar-Athlete and to the Spring 2020 Academic All-Mountain West Team.

2018-19
2019 Indoors:
Saw action in five meets during the season … set a career-best 60-meter hurdle time of 8.52 seconds and a career-best long jump mark of 24-3.50 at the MLK Invitational on Jan. 19 … registered a career-best pole vault mark of 14-0.50 at the Don Kirby Elite on Feb. 8 … recorded a season-best 400-meter dash time of 52.40 seconds as well as won the long jump with 24-3.50 (7.40m) at the MLK Invitational … set a season-best high jump mark of 6-3.50 at the UNM Team Invitational on Jan. 26 … had a season-best shot put distance of 42-10.25 at the Don Kirby Elite … named MW Field Athlete of the Week on Jan. 22.
2019 Outdoors:
 Competed in six meets with one event win, one second-place finish and two third-place results … finished fifth in the long jump at the Titan Team Challenge with a jump of 23-5.50 (7.15m) to open the season … won the long jump at the Don Kirby after posting a mark of 23-11.75 (7.31m) … ran 11.08 in the 100-meter dash at the Bryan Clay Invitational … finished third in the long jump at the Bryan Clay Invitational with a mark of 24-10.50 (7.58m) … ran 11.35 in the 100-meter dash at the Brutus Hamilton Invitational … placed second in the long jump at the Brutus Hamilton Invitational with a distance of 23-8.75 (7.23m) … finished third in the long jump at the MW Championships with a jump of 23-2 (7.06m).

2017-18
2018 Indoors: Did not compete.
2018 Outdoors: Saw action in five meets, including the Mountain West Championships… in his first meet of the season he competed in both the shot put and discus at the UTEP Springtime Invitational, placed fifth in shot put (43-7 (13.28m)) and fourth in discus (124-0 (37.81m))… competed at the Don Kirby Tailwind Open in the long jump where he placed fourth (24-6 ¼ (7.47m))… placed seventh in the long jump at the Mountain West Championships (23-2 (7.06m)).

2016-17
2017 Indoors
: Competed at four meets … opened at the Cherry & Silver Invitational, registering a strong third-place mark in the long jump (23-10 3/4; 7.28m) … took ninth in the high jump at the New Mexico Classic (6-2 3/4; 1.90m) … claimed All-Mountain West honors in the heptathlon at the MW Championships, placing third with 5,333 points … earned his score with strong marks in the 60 dash (third, 7.12*), long jump (T-1st, 22-8 1/2), shot put (second, 41 1/2) and high jump (third, 6-4 1/4) …  scored in the open long jump at the MW Championships, placing eight with a leap of 23-3 1/4.

2015-16
2016 Indoors:
Competed at four meets … opened his season at the Cherry & Silver Invitational, competing in the 60 dash, pole vault and shot put … took sixth in the long jump (23-2/7.06m) at the New Mexico Team Invitational, where he also competed in the 60 hurdles and the shot put … got his first multis action at the New Mexico Classic & Multis, placing eighth in the heptathlon with a score of 4338 points … earned his score despite no-heighting in the pole vault, notching strong marks in the long jump (22-5 3/4), shot put (40-11 3/4) and high jump (5-9 3/4) … started to competed in the heptathlon at the Don Kirby Elite, but did not finish after injuring his hand.
2016 Outdoors
: Saw action at five meets … kicked off his season at the Don Kirby Tailwind Open, placing sixth in the discus with a toss of 118-10 (36.22m) … scored in the decathlon at the Mountain West Championships, scoring 6,563 points to place fourth … totaled his scored with solid performances in the 100 dash (third, 11.29), 110 hurdles (third, 15.05) and pole vault (T-3rd, 13-9 1/4)

HIGH SCHOOL
A multi-event athlete from Capital High School in Olympia, Wash. … placed fourth in the decathlon at the 2015 USATF Junior National Outdoor T&F Championships, scoring 7,006 points … tallied his fourth-place finish via strong marks in the high jump (6-3 1/4), javelin (170-2), long jump (personal-record 23-5 1/4), pole vault (PR of 13-7 1/4) and 100-meter dash (PR of 11.10) … Runner-up in the decathlon at the 2014 USATF National JO Outdoor Track and Field Championship … won the 2015 Multi Events State Championships … won the long jump at back-to-back 3A Washington State Meets in 2014 and 2015 and captured the triple jump title at the 2014 edition … claimed six straight victories in the long jump to end his senior season

TRACK & FIELD HONORS

  • All-Mountain West Indoor Team:2017 (Hept.), 2020 (Long Jump)
  • All-Mountain West Outdoor Team: 2019 (Long Jump)

* indicates a performance that has been adjusted based on the NCAA altitude conversion protocol