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Michael Brouch
2006-07 Men's Cross Country
YR.
Jr.
HOMETOWN
Aurora, Ill.
HIGH SCHOOL (PREV. SCHOOL)
Marmion Academy
Michael Brouch

2007 (Track and Field): Ran five times during indoor campaign ... did not take to the track during outdoor season ... posted season-best time of 9:20.84 in the 3,000m run at the Akron Open ... finished 5,000m run at Findlay Classic in 16:25.88.

2006 (Cross Country): Took to the course five times for Valpo as a junior ... contributed to Crusader team score in three of the five events ... kicked off season with 14th place finish at the Crusader Invitational, covering the 6K course in 20:06, the second-fastest Valpo runner to cross the line ... also was the second-quickest Crusader at the Indiana Intercollegiates, placing 59th out of a field of 201 runners ... ran second-fastest 8K time of his career at the Evansville Invitational, covering course in 27:07.31 while helping Valpo to a runner-up team finish.

2006 (Track and Field): Led Crusaders with a top time of 15:51.45 in the 5,000m run during the indoor season ... also registered a best time of 9:15.34 over 3,000m indoors ... set a new personal best outdoors in the 1,500m run with a time of 4:22.96 ... also posted a time of 16:28.37 in the 5,000m run outdoors.

2005 (Cross Country): Ran six times for the Brown and Gold ... lowered personal best in 8K by nearly two minutes, running quicker than previous best in every race ... named to Academic All-Conference Team ... culminated big season with a 26:50.2 at Evansville Invitational, finishing 13th and pacing all Crusader runners ... was second Valpo runner at Crusader Invitational, covering 8K course in 27:38 ... ran at Mid-Con Championships, finishing 39th in 27:50.0 ... also ran at NCAA Great Lakes Regional meet.

2004 (Cross Country): Competed in all six races as a freshman ... fastest time of season came a first collegiate race, covering 8K Sunset Hills Farm course in 28:45 at Crusader Invitational ... was third fastest Valpo runner at NCAA Great Lakes Regional meet, covering 10K course in 36:53.2.

Prep: A two-year letterwinner for the Cadets ... helped team to Suburban Catholic Conference Titles as a junior and senior ... named to All-Conference First Team in 2003 and All-Conference Second Team in 2002 ... also lettered twice in track ... a member of National Honor Society.

Personal: Michael is the son of Bob and Patti Brouch ... major is civil engineering ... born July 23, 1986.

2006-07 Men's Cross Country
Mike BleyFr.Schererville, Ind.
Michael BrouchJr.Aurora, Ill.
David CarterFr.Arlington Heights, Ill.
Matt CervarichFr.Deerfield, Ill.
Bryan GillSo.Columbia City, Ind.
Chris HonigSo.Glen Ellyn, Ill.
Jeff JohnsonSr.Darien, Ill.
Matt KarigerSr.Plymouth, Ind.
Rich KruparSo.Elyria, Ohio
Mike LandmeierSr.Saint Charles, Ill.
Chris LechnerFr.Darien, Ill.
Phil MartinSr.Valparaiso, Ind.
Chris MartisJr.Thousand Oaks, Calif.
Tyler NashFr.Cincinnati, Ohio
Josh ParkerJr.Roselle, Ill.
Adriano SchultzSr.Brecksville, Ohio
Leandro SchultzSo.Valley View, Ohio
Jared SnellJr.Hampton, Iowa
Jordan StanfillSo.Goshen, Ind.
Jim TurchynSo.Batesville, Ind.
W Tennis Valpo 0 Chicago, Ill.
Apr 14 Chicago State 7
M Tennis Valpo 7 Homewood, Ill.
Apr 15 Chicago State 0
Baseball Valpo CCD
Apr 15 Toledo
M Track Cougar Invitational River Forest, Ill.
Apr 17 No Team Score
W Track Cougar Invitational River Forest, Ill.
Apr 17 No Team Score
Baseball Valpo 4 Milwaukee, Wis.
Apr 17 Milwaukee 0
M Tennis Youngstown State 1 Valpo Tennis Complex
Apr 18 Valpo 6
Baseball Valpo 0 Milwaukee, Wis.
Apr 18 Milwaukee 3
Softball Oakland 3 VU Softball Field
Apr 18 Valpo 11
W Tennis Youngstown State 7 Valpo Tennis Complex
Apr 18 Valpo 0
M Golf Wolfpack Spring Open Raleigh, N.C. (Lonnie Poole Golf Course)
Apr 19 CCD
M Track DePaul Invitational Chicago, Ill.
Apr 19 2nd/3 (191)
W Track DePaul Invitational Chicago, Ill.
Apr 19 3rd/5 (82)
W Tennis Cleveland State 7 Valpo Tennis Complex
Apr 19 Valpo 0
Softball Oakland 1 VU Softball Field
Apr 19 Valpo 2
Baseball Valpo 0 Milwaukee, Wis.
Apr 19 Milwaukee 5
Softball Oakland 4 8 inn.
Apr 19 Valpo 2
M Tennis Cleveland State 5 Valpo Tennis Complex
Apr 19 Valpo 2
M Golf Wolfpack Spring Open Raleigh, N.C. (Lonnie Poole Golf Course)
Apr 20 12th/15 (314)
Baseball Kalamazoo 3 Emory G. Bauer Field
Apr 21 Valpo 10
Baseball Ohio Northern 2 Emory G. Bauer Field
Apr 22 Valpo 1
Softball Valpo 3 Macomb, Ill.
Apr 22 Western Illinois 1
Softball Valpo 5 Macomb, Ill.
Apr 22 Western Illinois 4
Softball Valpo Notre Dame, Ind.
Apr 24, 5:00 p.m. #21/21 Notre Dame
W Track Miami (Ohio) Invitational Oxford, Ohio
Apr 25
M Track Miami (Ohio) Invitational Oxford, Ohio
Apr 25
M Golf Horizon League Championship Howey in the Hills, Fla. (Mission Inn Resort & Club)
Apr 25
W Golf Horizon League Championship Howey in the Hills, Fla. (Mission Inn Resort & Club)
Apr 25
M Tennis Valpo Ann Arbor, Mich.
Apr 25, 2:00 p.m. UIC
Baseball UIC Emory G. Bauer Field
Apr 25, 3:00 p.m. Valpo
M Tennis Valpo Ann Arbor, Mich.
Apr 26, 3:00 p.m. Horizon League Tournament
M Track Miami (Ohio) Invitational Oxford, Ohio
Apr 26
W Track Miami (Ohio) Invitational Oxford, Ohio
Apr 26
W Golf Horizon League Championship Howey in the Hills, Fla. (Mission Inn Resort & Club)
Apr 26
M Golf Horizon League Championship Howey in the Hills, Fla. (Mission Inn Resort & Club)
Apr 26
Baseball UIC Emory G. Bauer Field
Apr 26, 12:00 p.m. Valpo
Softball Valpo Dayton, Ohio
Apr 26, 12:00 p.m. Wright State
Softball Valpo Dayton, Ohio
Apr 26, 2:00 p.m. Wright State
M Tennis Valpo Ann Arbor, Mich.
Apr 27, 2:00 p.m. Horizon League Tournament
M Golf Horizon League Championship Howey in the Hills, Fla. (Mission Inn Resort & Club)
Apr 27
W Golf Horizon League Championship Howey in the Hills, Fla. (Mission Inn Resort & Club)
Apr 27
Softball Valpo Dayton, Ohio
Apr 27, 12:00 p.m. Wright State
Baseball UIC Emory G. Bauer Field
Apr 27, 12:00 p.m. Valpo
Baseball Western Michigan Emory G. Bauer Field
Apr 29, 3:00 p.m. Valpo
Softball IUPUI VU Softball Field
Apr 29, 3:00 p.m. Valpo
Softball IUPUI VU Softball Field
Apr 29, 5:00 p.m. Valpo
Baseball Chicago State Emory G. Bauer Field
Apr 30, 3:00 p.m. Valpo
Softball Valpo Bloomington, Ind.
Apr 30, 3:00 p.m. Indiana (resumption of suspended game)
Softball Valpo Bloomington, Ind.
Apr 30, 4:00 p.m. Indiana
W Track Horizon League Outdoor Championships Youngstown, Ohio
May 2
M Track Horizon League Outdoor Championships Youngstown, Ohio
May 2
Baseball Oakland Emory G. Bauer Field
May 2, 3:00 p.m. Valpo
M Track Horizon League Outdoor Championships Youngstown, Ohio
May 3
W Track Horizon League Outdoor Championships Youngstown, Ohio
May 3
Baseball Oakland Emory G. Bauer Field
May 3, 12:00 p.m. Valpo
Softball Valpo Green Bay, Wis.
May 3, 1:00 p.m. Green Bay
Softball Valpo Green Bay, Wis.
May 3, 3:00 p.m. Green Bay
W Track Horizon League Outdoor Championships Youngstown, Ohio
May 4
M Track Horizon League Outdoor Championships Youngstown, Ohio
May 4
Softball Valpo Green Bay, Wis.
May 4, 12:00 p.m. Green Bay
Baseball Oakland Emory G. Bauer Field
May 4, 12:00 p.m. Valpo