2017-18 Men's Track & Field
Taylor Allen Sprints
Dylan Antonides Throws
Kyle Baker Pole Vault
Charles Banks Mid-Distance
Joey Black Distance
Alexander Bruno Mid-Distance
Aaron Clark Jr. Multi-Events
Tony Elliott Throws
Zack Fortener Multi-Events
Victor Fortin Distance
Tyler Grimes Mid-Distance
Andrew Guzek Throws
Montel Hall Jumps
Da'Quan Harrell Sprints
Steven Helm
Connor Hickey Multi-Events
Quinten Holley Sprints/Hurdles
Nate Izewski Distance
Stacey Jones
Lucas Lavendusky
Jack Mader Distance
Will Maidment Jumps
Collin McCullough Jumps
Sidney Noble Distance
Bryce Otterbach Sprints
Dominic Paoletti Distance
Jake Rasawehr Throws
Peter Rhodes Throws
Brandon Riley Sprints
Malik Riley Sprints/Jumps
James Sampson Sprints
Jeremy Seiler Pole Vault
Ben Sekuloski Sprints
Evan Snow Pole Vault
Cole Stradtmann
Zach Topper Pole Vault
Alexander Watson Pole Vault
T.J. Weinzimmer
Nathan Woltmann Pole Vault
Jackie Worman Sprints
Josh Yonker Sprints
Tim Zange Mid-Distance
Ben Zibricky Mid-Distance
Full Roster
Alexander Bruno

Alexander Bruno

Events Mid-Distance
Yr. Jr.
Hometown Bloomington, Ill.
High School (Prev. School) University

2016 Horizon League Indoor All-League (Distance Medley Relay) 
2017 Horizon League Outdoor All-Academic Team
2018 MVC Scholar-Athlete First-Team (Indoor & Outdoor) 

2018 (Track):  On Feb. 3, he took down a 40-year-old school record in the mile with a time of 4:12:23. This beat his own time that he ran at the Horizon League Indoor Championships on Feb. 26 2017, with a 4:19.28… He climbed higher in the record books at the outdoor Texas Relays on March 29, where he ran a time of 3:52:11 in the 1500 meter run. This was the team’s best 1500 time in the outdoor season…Placed fifth at the 5000 meter run at the Bobcat Invitational on March 30 with a time of 14:55.28…Received MVC Scholar-Athlete honors for the indoor and outdoor seasons.

2017 (Track): Turned in an indoor season-best time of 2:01.79 in the 800m run on Feb. 11 at the Chicagoland Championships... Had the best one mile run time by any Crusader during the indoor campaign with a 4:19.28 at the Horizon League Indoor Championships on Feb. 26... Was part of the distance medley relay team that won a Horizon League title with a time of 10:06.59, the second-fastest time in Crusader history... Had Valpo's best outdoor time in the 800m run at 1:55.08, the fifth-fastest time in the event in program history, achieved on April 1 at the EIU Big Blue Classic... Also had Valpo's best time of the season in the 1,500m run on April 1 at the EIU Big Blue Classic, a 3:55.30... His performances in the 800m run and 1,500m run on April 1 both marked career bests... Had a season-best 15:02.10 in the 5,000m run on April 15 at the Benedictine University Relays... One of a league-most eight Crusaders named to the Horizon League all-academic team. 

2016 (Cross Country): Ran in six races…paced the way for Valpo at the University of San Diego Invite with a time of 26:26.0 in the 8K…finished second on the team at the NCAA Regional meet (34:02.8).

2016 (Track): Part of the record-breaking indoor distance medley relay team (10:06.45) that broke a record that stood since 2001…held the third-fastest time in the one-mile race (4:20.51)…garnered the Crusaders’ best time in 800m outdoor race (2:02.67) and in the 1,500m event (4:05.80).

2015 (Cross Country): Ran in four races for the Crusaders as a rookie, placing among Valpo's top-five runners on all four outings ... opened career with a 16th place finish at the Crusader Open, covering the 6K course in 20:41.8 ... posted time of 27:46.9 over 8K at Cedarville before leading the Crusaders in their next race, pacing the Valpo pack with a time of 26:35.4 over five miles at Notre Dame ... ranked fourth among Crusader runners at the Horizon League Championship, recording an 8K time of 27:11.45.