2009-10: Did not compete during the fall ... (Track): Qualified for the NCAA Championship West Regional in the 10,000-meters, where he placed 34th overall in his final Husky outing ... broke the 30-minute mark in his 10k debut at the Stanford Invitational, running 29:40.41 to place 18th in the second section ... also ran the 10,000-meters at the Pac-10 Championships, where he took 16th in 30:44.14 ... competed three times indoors, running a season-best 3,000-meter time of 8:31.41 at the UW Final Qualifier ... earned Pac-10 All-Academic honorable mention.
2008-09: Showed major improvements in his first full cross country season ... ran in UW's top-seven on three occasions, including stepping in as a last-minute replacement at the NCAA Championships when Jeremy Mineau was unable to run ... also ran seventh among Huskies at the Tiger Invite (32nd overall) and the Pre-National meet (157th overall) ... placed 54th overall in first career Pac-10 Championships run ... took 25th overall at Sundodger Invite. (Track): Ran twice outdoors and once indoors unattached ... indoors, ran a best 5,000-meter time of 14:42.21 ... competed in the 3k at the UW-WSU dual meet, placing ninth in 8:43.53 ... garnered Pac-10 All-Academic honorable mention.
2007-08: Ran just once during the year, traveling to Pullman for the UW-WSU dual meet, where he placed 10th in the 3000-meters in a time of 9:09.22 ... did not compete during cross country.
2006-07: Ran the 3000-meters once inside and outside ... ran a personal-best time of 8:36.98 at the UW Indoor Preview, placing 8th ... was 11th at the UW-WSU dual in the 3K, crossing in 9:12.38 ... also ran the 5K at the Indoor Invitational but did not finish ... did not compete during cross country.
2005-06: Redshirted the 2005-06 track and cross country seasons to preserve a year of eligibility ... competed unattached just once in the fall, placing 52nd overall at the season-opening Sundodger Invitational ... did not compete in the spring.
High School and Personal: Parents are Julie Mancini and Dennis Bromka ... older brother, Peter, was a two-year captain of the cross country team at Tufts University ... earned top-five finishes at the state cross country championships in each of his last three years ... was third at state in 2002, fifth in 2003 and fourth in 2004 ... won the West Valley League cross country title in 2002 ... won league track titles at 1500m (2003) and 3000m (2004, 2005) ... earned top-10 state track finishes all four years, including second-place finishes in 2003 (1500m), 2004 (3000m) and 2005 (3000m), and an eighth-place finish in 2002 (1500m) ... set an Oregon Class 2A record for sophomores with a time of 4:06.87 for 1500m in 2003 ... a three-year participant in the Nike Border Clash meet ... lettered all four years at Catlin Gabel ... interested in majoring in economics.
2008 Pac-10 XC - 54th (8th UW)
2008 NCAA XC - 236th (7th UW)
2010 Pac-10 TF - 16th, 10000m
2010 Regional TF - 34th, 10000m
Collegiate Best Marks:
5000m.......14:42.21i / 14:45.77