|High School:||Cassville HS|
In High School: Ricky was a three-year starter at shortstop for the Cassville Wildcats. Earned all-conference and all-district honors as a senior. Led the Wildcats to a school record three consecutive conference championships.
Personal: Son of Randy and Machelle Vanderpool. Ricky was born in Springfield, Mo. on November 11, 1991. Ricky is a business management major at Southern.