University of Miami Athletics

Richard Tema

position

Jumps

Class

Freshman

Hometown

Miami, Fla.

High School

Miami Edison

2014 Outdoor:  Finished third (13.98m) in the men’s triple jump at the Hurricane Invitational. 

2014 Indoor:  Competed in the Long Jump at Nittany Lion Challenge … Competed in the long jump and triple jump at the McCravy Memorial Meet.

2013 Outdoor: Set personal-best in the triple jump event, jumping 14.08m at the Miami Invitational … Placed second in triple jump with 14.03m at the Miami Hurricane Alumni Invitational.

2013 Indoor: Did not compete.

2012 Outdoor: Participated in three different competitions competing in two different events … With a distance of 46′.5″/14.03m(w), set a school season-best at Hurricane Alumni Invitational.

High School: Competed in triple jump and long jump at Miami Edison Senior High School… Lead track team to regionals all four years… Earned four varsity letters in track, four letters in wrestling, three in football, and one in volleyball… Named the MVP of wrestling team… Set personal record of 21’10.5″ in the long jump.

Personal: Son of Marie and Jean Tema… Has two brothers… Majoring in pharmacy.