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2016 (Cross Country): Competed in five races during his senior campaign…finished first for Valpo at the Horizon League Championship in the 8K (27:09.5) …placed seventh at the Crusader Open (20:14.2).
2016 (Track): Led Valpo in the indoor one mile race with a time of 4:15.54, landing fifth on the all-time top time list…placed first for the Crusaders in the 3,000m run at 8:56.25…season best time of 2:03.53 in the 800m run…ran a 4:08.66 in the 1,500m run outdoors, finishing second on the year for Valpo.
2015 (Track): The sophomore had the team’s best result in the indoor mile, by crossing the line at 4:21.04…a 2:00.66 in the 800m run…the squad’s second-quickest time in the 3,000m race (9:07.47)…part of the only distance medley relay team (10:30.89)…for outdoor, the distance runner led the Crusaders in his only two events…a 3:59.11 in the 1,500m and a 15:42.43 in the 5,000m events.
2015 (Cross Country): Ran in all six races for the Crusaders as a junior, contributing to Valpo's team score on five occasions ... paced the Valpo pack at the season-opening Crusader Open, covering the 6K course in 20:00.2 to finish in 13th place ... ranked as the second-fastest Valpo runner at Cedarville's 8K event (27:09.0) and was the third-fastest Crusader at the NCAA Great Lakes Regional (34:47.8, 10K) ... posted top 8K time of the season at Bradley, coming home in 26:58.3 ... member of the Horizon League Academic Honor Roll.
2014 (Cross Country): Competed in all six races in the fall...clocked a 12:13.6 in the Crusader Open 4K...crossed the line in 28:17 at the Western Invitational 8K...ran a 26:10.7 in the five-mile Notre Dame Invitational...led Valpo at the Bradley Invitational 8K with a 26:25.5 result...notched a top-50 finish at the 8K Horizon League Championships (26:57)...turned in a 32:53 time at the NCAA Regionals...recipient of Coach's Award.
2014 (Track): Paced the Crusaders with a top time of 4:16.55 in the one mile run indoors, just outside Valpo's all-time top-five in the event ... also ranked third on the team in the 3,000m run (9:12.47) and registered a top time of 2:08.65 in the 800m run ... finished seventh in the one mile run at the HL Indoor Championships ... led Valpo outdoors in the 1,500m run (4:06.76), ranked second in the 5,000m run (15:49.20) and third in the 800m run (2:09.59) ... placed 11th at the HL Outdoor Championships in the 1,500m run.
2013 (Cross Country): Placed 20th at Crusader Classic with a 21:36.2...ran a 29:59.30 at Iona Meet of Champions... posted 27:07 at Bradley Classic...ran a 28:01.96 in the HL Championships to finish 48th...ran a 35:30 at the NCAA Great Lakes Regional.
Prep: Two-time letterwinner for the Pioneers...two-time all-conference and all-regional...also lettered in track..all-state in 4x800 in 2013.
Personal: Son of Dave and Barbara Bruno...majoring in history and secondary education...born on Jan. 27, 1995.