Ryan Derrick

HometownColorado Springs, Colo.
Prev. SchoolRampart HS


2010-11: Track:Placed 15th in the 5,000 meter with a time of 15:59.45 at the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference Outdoor Track and Field Championship … placed 18th in 3,000 meter with a time of 8:56.06 at the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference Indoor Championship … indoor season bests/3,000 meter-8:56.06, the Mile-4:34.83 ... outdoor season bests/5,000 meter-15:19.91, 3,000 meter-9:06.33, 1,500 meter-4:11.44

Cross-Country: Placed 40th at the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference Championship with a time of 26:15 ... place 58th at the North Central Regional with a time of 33:49.6

Pre UCCS Notes:

Before UCCS: Track: At 2010 the Colorado Class 5A State Track and Field Championships placed 11th in the 3200 meter run for a personal best time of 9:40.96 ... at the District 20 Championships placed second in the 800m run ... placed fourth at the 2010 5A Colorado Springs Metro Championship in the 1600 meter with a time of 4:39.67... high school best, 800 meter-2:00.0, 1600 meter-4:33.80, 3200 meter-9:40.96, 5000 meter-16:17.40

Personal Notes:

Personal: Major, Business ... parents, Vatherine and Micheal Derrick ... siblings-Kaitlin, William and Henry ... enjoys pottery and triathlon

Stories featuring Ryan Derrick

August 10, 2012Mountain Lions Start 2012 Practices with Monday Morning RunUniversity of Colorado Colorado Springs men’s and women’s cross country will open the 2012 season early Monday morning when the team of 39 student-athletes hit the trails at Monument Valley Park in downtown Colorado Springs.
May 1, 2012California to Kansas...and back again.Getting things started for the mountain lions were several of the middle and long-distance squad who traveled to Lawrence, Kansas for the KU Relays. Despite swirling winds during the Thursday and Friday evening sessions of the three day meet, several of the UCCS runners recorded personal or season bests. Highlights from the meet included Alexa Urban running a season best in the 800 meters of 2:15.66 to rank her fifth in the RMAC. Ryan Derrick placed sixth among college runners in the 3000 meter steeplechase, Mike English was the seventh placing collegian in the 5000 meters with a time of 15:02.19 which is number five on the UCCS all-time performance list.
April 16, 2012Mountain Lion Tracksters Find Mid-Season FormThe UCCS trackster’s have been busy covering the miles between meets in Albuquerque, Pueblo and Boulder over the past two weeks, setting numerous school records, season, and lifetime bests in the process. 
February 13, 2012Three Days, Four States, Two Meets, and another National QualifierMatt Cameron followed up his impressive performance in New Mexico last weekend with another national qualifying mark at the Grand Valley State Big Meet in Allendale, Michigan on Friday. Cameron, who currently sits fifth in the country in the 800 meter run, bettered the provisional standard in the mile by running 4:12.89 amongst stiff competition in Michigan. The performance moves Cameron to #2 all-time for UCCS behind only Moses Tum, a former national champion for the Mountain Lions.
November 16, 2011UCCS Men Headed to Cross Country NationalsThe University of Colorado Colorado Springs men’s cross-country team will be on the national stage as the Mountain Lions compete at the 2011 NCAA Division-II Cross Country National Championship on Saturday in Spokane, Wash.
November 9, 2011UCCS Men's Cross Country Climbs to No. 15 in National PollThe University of Colorado Colorado Springs men’s cross-country team is ranked 15th on the USTFCCCA division II national rankings for week seven, which was announced on Wednesday.
October 22, 2011UCCS Men Sixth, Women Eighth at RMAC Cross Country ChampionshipsThe University of Colorado Colorado Springs men's cross-country team placed sixth in the team standings with a team score of 159 points, completing their best team finish at the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference championship since 2008.
October 8, 2011UCCS women take second, men third at Metro State InvitationalOn the same course as the all-important regional race will be held next month, both University of Colorado Colorado Springs cross country teams ran their best team races for the 2011 season on Saturday morning.
September 10, 2011Rust Buster Growing into an Elite MeetMike English finished seventh among NCAA Division II runners at the University of Colorado Colorado Springs hosted its annual Rust Buster Open cross country meet Saturday at Monument Valley Park.
August 25, 2011Season Preview: UCCS Men Eye Regional SuccessThe Mountain Lion men will go airborne for their Sept. 24 meet at Spokane, Wash., for the national preview meet. The UCCS cross-country began in 1996 and the meet in Spokane, Wash. will be the longest regular season road trip and first regular season airplane trip for a full UCCS cross-country team.
April 30, 2011Quad meet provides final tuneup prior to conference championshipGOLDEN, Colo. – The University of Colorado at Colorado Springs track team had its final tuneup preceding the conference championship meet when the Mountain Lions competed Friday at the CSM Quad Meet at Stermole Track & Field Complex.
April 18, 2011Track Team Returns from California Trip with School Records, Personal BestsThe University of Colorado at Colorado Springs track team was California dreamin' this past weekend and woke up with another national qualifying mark, four school records and 21 personal bests.
February 12, 2011Graham vaults to top spot in nationCOLORADO SPRINGS – Lauren Graham vaulted to first place in the nation as the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs track & field team completed its participation at the two-day Air Force Invitational Saturday at the Cadet Fieldhouse.
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