Brandon Perry
Brandon Perry
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Irvine, Calif.
High School: Beckman HS
Position: Distance
Experience: HS

TRACK & FIELD JUNIOR (2014): Competed in seven events for the Titans during the 2014 outdoor track and field season... ran the 1500-meter race three times over the season and had his best performance of 4:08.62 at the Riverside CC Meet on March 8 to finish seventh... in one 3000-meter run this season he finished eighth with a time of 8:45.72 at the Big West Challenge on April 11... competed in the 5000-meter run three times during the 2014 season... set a personal-best 15:04.34 to finish 10th at the UC Irvine Spring Break Meet on March 22.

CROSS COUNTRY JUNIOR (2013): Competed in seven events during the season…placed in the overall top-25 in four events…ran a season-best 25:49.71 over the 8K course at the Mustang Challenge in Santa Clarita, Calif., on Sept. 21, finishing 13th overall...posted his best finish at Fullerton’s Mark Covert Classic on Aug. 31, covering the 8K course in 26:11.3 to finish 13th overall, and second among Fullerton participants…competed in one 6K event on Oct. 19, finishing in 22th place with a mark of 18:32.0 at the Highlander Invitational…at the Big West Championships he was fourth among the CSF runners and 43rd overall, logging a time of 27:44.7 at the 8K event in San Luis Obispo, Calif., on Nov. 2…concluded the season competing in a 10K event at the NCAA West Regionals in Sacramento, Calif., hosted at the Haggin Oaks Golf Course while logging a time of 32:36 and finishing in 132nd overall and third among Fullerton participants.

TRACK & FIELD SOPHOMORE (2013): Competed in seven events for the Titans during the 2013 outdoor track and field season...participated in the 1500, 3000, and 5000 meter runs...holds the top two times in the 5000-meter run for a Titan this season...at the Cal/Nevada Championships Perry finished 22nd with a time of 15:09.03 and at the Ben Brown Invitational he finished seventh with a time of 15:16.10...ran a 8:49.50 in the men's 3000-meter at the Spring Break Invite, which was the second best time for a Titan men in that event for the 2013 season...posted a time of 4:03.64 in the men's 1500-meter run at the Beach Invite in Irvine, Calif.

CROSS COUNTRY SOPHOMORE (2012): As a sophomore, Brandon participated in three meets for the Titans...ran his best time of 26:51.7 at the Santa Clara Bronco Invitational on Oct. 13 to finish 64th...his best finish came at the Mark Covert Classic on Sept. 1 when he finished 47th (37 points) with a time of 27:10.3.

CROSS COUNTRY FRESHMAN (2011): Competed in all six team meets for the Titans as a freshman... ran his best time with a 25:56.65 at the Northridge Invitational on Oct. 15 to finish 22nd (18 points) and help Fullerton to a third-place finish... nearly equalled the mark with a 25:56.7 to finish 51st (44 points) at the Big West Conference Championships on Oct. 29... covered the 10K NCAA West Regional course in 33:25 to finish 155th.

BECKMAN HIGH SCHOOL
Four-year varsity letter winner in both cross country and track for the Patriots under head coach Bob Day... four-year scholar-athlete... two-time team MVP in cross country and team MVP in track as a senior... set school records in the 1600m (4:22), 3200m (9:27), and 3-mile (14:53).

PERSONAL
Born in Wichita, Kan... parents are Ramon and Patsy... has a brother, Aaron, who runs cross county and track at Soka University of America in Aliso Viejo... majoring in business... lists going to the beach and Six Flags Magic Mountain and playing basketball among his interests and hobbies... favorites include: Ennis, Montana (place to run), Los Angeles Lakers and the University of Oregon (athletics team/program), Steve Prefontaine, Kobe Bryant, Usain Bolt (athletes), Step Brothers, Remember the Titans, Dodgeball (movies), Lil Wayne, Drake, Beyonce (musical artists), KFC Chicken and Pieology (places to eat).