Brendon Rivera

R-So | 6-0 | Jumps | Edinburg, Texas | Robert Vela HS

Sophomore (2018)
Competed in five meets during the indoor season… Competed in six meets during the outdoor season… Cleared a personal-best 2.14m (7′-0.25″) at the John McDonnell Invitational (Apr. 13)… Qualified for the NCAA West Prelims in the high jump…

Redshirt Freshman (2017)
Placed third in the high jump at the Arkansas Invitational … Cleared a season-best of 2.10m/6-10.75 at the Arkansas Qualifier to finish second … Posted a top-10 finish at the SEC Indoor Championships in the high jump to complete the indoor season … Captured the high jump title at the Baylor Invitational … Finished fourth at the SEC Relays with a season-best clearance of 2.11m/6-11 … Wrapped up the year with a top-12 finish at the SEC Outdoor Championships and a top-30 finish at the NCAA West Preliminary Round.

Freshman (2016)
Utilized a redshirt during his first season on campus.

High School
No. 1 in the U.S. in the high jump with a mark of 7-2 … Texas 5A State Champion in the high jump … Finished sixth at the USATF Junior National Championships with a clearance of 7-0.25 … 2014 USATF Junior Olympic high jump champion … Finished fourth in the state in 2014 with a jump of 6-6 … Has a personal best in the event of 7-3.

Born on March 1, 1997 … Son of Rick and Marissa Trevino … Has three brothers, Noah, Aaron and Jacob Trevino … Majoring in kinesiology.