Brandon Laks
Brandon Laks
Year: Senior
Hometown: Solon, Ohio
High School: Solon
Position: Distance
Outdoor PRs XC PRs
1500M: 4:08.94 (2006) 8000M: 26:19 (2006)
5000M: 15:32.67 (2007)
2006-07: Continued to improve in cross country, competing in five races with a best of 26:19 for 8K set at the George Mason Invite ... dealt with injuries indoors and managed to run a personal best in the 5000m at the Patriot League Outdoor Championships. 2005-06: Finished 26th overall in his first collegiate XC race running 22:20 for 4.1 miles... ran 26:47.71 in his first 8k at the Mason Invitational for 20th overall ... ran bests of 4:08.94 and 15:43 in the 1500 and 5000 meters in outdoor track. High School: Earned varsity letters in cross country and track ... WRC MVP in cross country ... selected first team WRC in track, set the school record for the 3200m ... a member of Students Against Drunk Driving. Personal: Son of Mark and Terri Laks ... has two siblings: Ryan, 26 and Robin, 23 ... plans on majoring in business.