Kenton R Rivard II
Kenton R Rivard II

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Marine City, Mich.

High School:
Marine City

Height:
6-3

Event:
Throws

Birthdate:
03/18/1997

Major:
Accounting


05/05/2018

OAKLAND TALLIES FOUR FIRST PLACE FINISHES ON DAY TWO OF LEAGUE CHAMPIONSHIPS

Andrew Storm and Gabby Cyriax set new school records in long jump and discus respectively

05/03/2018

SEVEN TRACK AND FIELD ATHLETES NAMED TO ALL-ACADEMIC TEAM

Seven athletes were chosen out of 46 to be recognized by the Horizon League for their success both in competition and the classroom

02/25/2018

OAKLAND WOMEN'S TRACK AND FIELD TEAM FINISHES RUNNER UP AT HORIZON LEAGUE INDOOR CHAMPIONSHIPS

Schneider named Women's Freshman of the Year, Stadnika earns Championship Outstanding Performer honors

02/23/2018

TRACK AND FIELD TRAVELS TO YOUNGSTOWN STATE FOR INDOOR CHAMPIONSHIPS

Both men's and women's teams compete Saturday, Feb. 24 and Sunday, Feb. 25

02/19/2018

BOWMAN, RIVARD, JEFFERSON AND SCHNEIDER NAMED TO ACADEMIC ALL-LEAGUE TEAMS

Four Oakland student-athletes were chosen out of 36 to be recognized by the Horizon League for their success in competition and in the classroom

02/26/2017

2017 Horizon League Indoor Championships - Day 2

2017 Horizon League Indoor Championships - Day 2 Photos by Jose Juarez

2017 Indoor:
 Made podium with shot put PR (50 ft., 7.5 in.) finishing fifth at the Horizon League Indoor Track & Field Championships (Feb. 25-26)
 Set weight throw PR (51 ft., 7.25 in.) at the Horizon League Indoor Track & Field Championships (February 25-26)

2017 Outdoor:
 Placed fourth in shot put (45 ft., 10 in.) at the Hillsdale Tune-Up (Feb. 18)
 Set discus PR (140 ft., 1 in.) at the Horizon League Indoor Track & Field Championships (May 5-7)
 Set hammer PR (148 ft., 11 in.) at the Horizon League Indoor Track & Field Championships (May 5-7)


2016 Outdoor:

▪ Threw a  career best distance of 45 feet, 2.25 inches in the shot put at the Detroit Dual

▪ Recorded career bests in the discus (131 feet, three inches) and hammer throw (127 feet, eight inches)

ACADEMIC HONORS
▪ Horizon League Academic Honor Roll (Fall 2016)

High School:

▪ Three-year letterwinner in football, including two seasons as a captain
▪ Four-year letterwinner in Track and Field, including two seasons as a captain
▪ Two-year letterwinner in Basketball
▪ All-State team member in Football and Track
▪ Four-year honor roll student

Personal
Full Name: Kenton Richard Rivard II
Birthdate: March. 18, 1997
Parents: Kent and Sharon Rivard
Siblings: Arizona and Reagan

Top Three Reasons for Choosing Oakland:
1. Location
2. Academic standards
3. The track program

Personal Bests (Indoor)
Event Time/Distance
Shot Put 50 feet, 7.5 inches (Horizon League Indoor Track & Field Championships - Feb. 25, 2017)
Weight Throw 51 ft., 7.25 inches ((Horizon League Indoor Track & Field Championships - Feb. 25, 2017)
Personal Bests (Outdoor)
Event Time/Distance
Shot Put 45 feet, 2.25 inches (Detroit Dual - April 26, 2016)
Discuss 131 feet, three inches (Detroit Dual - April 26, 2016)
Hammer Throw 127 feet, eight inches (Detroit Dual - April 26, 2016) 

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