2015 Pac-12 4x400m Relay Third-Place
2015: Made big strides during his second season, reaching the NCAA West Preliminary Championships for the first time in the 400-meters as well as scoring at the Pac-12 Championships in two events … at the Pac-12 meet at UCLA, he made the 400-meters final, running a PR of 47.01 seconds in the prelim, and then taking sixth in the final in 47.02 seconds … ran on the 4x400m relay squad at Pac-12s that made the podium with a third-place finish in a season-best time of 3:10.96 … ran in the 400m first round at NCAA West Prelims, finishing 40th overall with a time of 47.89 … won the 400-meters in the UW-WSU Dual with a time of 47.60 … took second in the quarter mile at the Pepsi Team Invitational with a time of 47.83 … also ran 47.32 at the Mt. SAC Relays, taking 10th … indoors, ran the 400m leg on the DMR that finished third at the MPSF Championships in 9:34.81, the third-fastest time in school history … clocked a new indoor best of 47.56 in the Husky Classic 400-meters, the No. 10 time in school history … also second in the 200m at the Husky Classic with a time of 21.78 seconds … won the 400m at the UW Invitational in 47.93.
2014: The top quarter-miler on the team in his first season … ran a season-best time of 48.08 seconds in the 400-meters at the Washington Open … entered in the Pac-12 Championships but suffered an injury and was unable to finish the 400m … took third in the 400-meters at the UW-WSU Dual in 48.22 seconds, and was fifth at 200m in 22.08 … part of the Drake Relays travel squad, and ran the 400m leg on the distance medley relay which took second in 9:40.20, and also ran on the ninth-place sprint medley relay (3:22.39) and 21st-place 4x100m relay (41.33) … season’s best 200-meters also came at the Washington Open, as he ran 21.84 seconds … indoors, competed at the MPSF Championships, running on the 4x400m relay which took 11th and also finished 27th in the 200m … best indoor 400-meters of 49.14 seconds at the UW Invitational, and also ran his best 200m time of 22.00 at that meet … 10th in the Husky Classic with a time of 49.30 in the 400m.
High School and Personal: Born in Olympia, Washington … parents are Elizabeth and Bryce Brown … has one younger brother, Matthew … father attended University of Washington … a three-time Washington 2A state champion at 400-meters, setting the state meet record as a junior and then breaking it again as a senior in 2013 … won his third straight 400m state title in 2013 in a personal-best time of 47.10 seconds … that time ranked 20th in the nation in 2013 and 11th among seniors … also won his first 200-meter state title as a senior with a PR of 21.49 … ran 48.35 seconds to win the state title as a junior in 2012 … took the state title for the first time as a sophomore in 2011, running 49.55 … third among preps in the 400-meters at the 2013 Stanford Invite, running 48.31 … fourth at the 2013 Brooks PR Invite in UW’s Dempsey Indoor, clocking 49.15 … won the Evergreen League title at 400-meters in 2011 and 2012 … also was third at the 2A state meet in the 200-meters in 2012, and fifth in 2011 … lettered three years in football and was a First Team All-Evergreen League running back in 2011 and All-League MVP in 2012 … Olympian All-Area Football Player of the Year in 2012, Tacoma News Tribune All-Area and Seattle Times All-State Team … Dick Nichols award winner and Senior Class Award for Activities at Tumwater.
2014 MPSF - 27th, 200m | 11th, 4x400m
2014 Pac-12 - DNF, 400m
2015 MPSF - 3rd, DMR
2015 Pac-12 - 6th, 400m | 3rd, 4x400m