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David Rutkowski
2012-13 Men's Cross Country
YR.
So.
HOMETOWN
Cedarburg, Wis.
HIGH SCHOOL (PREV. SCHOOL)
Living Word Lutheran
David Rutkowski

2012 (Cross country): Competed in all six races for Valpo his sophomore season...recorded top-five times for Crusader runners in all six meets...finished the Crusader Open 6K in 20:40.3, good for second on the team...placed first amongst Crusaders at the Evansville Invitational 8K (26:55.16)...ran his fastest 8K at the Horizon League Championships (26:34)...finished the NCAA Regional 10K in 34:28, good for second amongst the Crusaders.

2011 (Cross country): Ran in three races for the Crusaders as a rookie, contributing to Valpo's team score twice ... started career with 8K time of 28:15.14 at Evansville Invitational to finish fifth among Valpo runners ... placed fourth among Crusader contingent at NCAA Great Lakes Regional with 10K time of 34:43.0.

Prep: A four-year letterwinner for the Timberwolves … a three-time All-Conference in the indoor 1600 … an All-Conference selection in the outdoor 1600 as a senior … an indoor and outdoor All-Conference honoree in the 800 as a senior … state qualified in the 1600 and 800 as a senior … also lettered in cross-country and basketball … a member of National Honor Society.

Personal: David is the son of Mark and Kathy Rutkowski … major is mechanical engineering … born April 11, 1992.

2012-13 Men's Cross Country
Nathan BluhmSr.Elkhorn, Wis.
Wally BradfordSr.Mukwonago, Wis.
Chad BrooksFr.Hobart, Ind.
Zachary DigrindakisFr.Naperville, Ill.
Nathan GafkjenFr.Fishers, Ind.
Antwon HatchettFr.Indianapolis, Ind.
Eric HickokSo.Schererville, Ind.
Joe JohnsonSr.Darien, Ill.
Eric LoriaSo.Crystal Lake, Ill.
Trace OstergrenSo.LaPorte, Ind.
Austin PalombizioFr.Chesterton, Ind.
Mike PolzinFr.Beecher, Ill.
Matthew PrzybylaJr.Whitmore Lake, Mich.
David RutkowskiSo.Cedarburg, Wis.
Michael SalgueroJr.Ebensburg, Pa.
Anthony SchalkFr.Plainfield, Ill.
Zach TrimbleFr.St. Charles, Mo.
Andrew WhitmyerFr.Three Rivers, Mich.
M Soccer Lake Forest Brown Field
Aug 23, 11:00 a.m. Valpo
M Soccer Lewis Brown Field
Aug 25, 7:00 p.m. Valpo
Football Valpo Macomb, Ill.
Aug 28, 6:00 p.m. Western Illinois
Volleyball Valpo Durham, N.C.
Aug 29, 3:00 p.m. Wofford
M Soccer Valpo Raleigh, N.C.
Aug 29, 6:00 p.m. North Carolina State
Volleyball Valpo Durham, N.C.
Aug 30, 2:00 p.m. Campbell
Volleyball Valpo Durham, N.C.
Aug 30, 6:00 p.m. North Carolina Central
M Soccer Valpo Davidson, N.C.
Aug 31, 3:00 p.m. Davidson
Volleyball IUPUI ARC
Sep 3, 7:00 p.m. Valpo
Volleyball Valpo Brookings, S.D.
Sep 5, 10:00 a.m. UMKC
Volleyball Valpo Brookings, S.D.
Sep 5, 5:00 p.m. Stephen F. Austin
W CC Crusader Open Sunset Hills Farm
Sep 5, 5:00 p.m.
M CC Crusader Open Sunset Hills Farm
Sep 5, 5:45 p.m.
Volleyball Valpo Brookings, S.D.
Sep 6, 2:00 p.m. South Dakota State
Football Saint Joseph's (Ind.) Brown Field
Sep 6, 7:00 p.m. Valpo
M Soccer Valpo Indianapolis, Ind.
Sep 9, 6:00 p.m. Butler