James Broussard
James  Broussard


Houston, Texas

High School:
Stratford HS




Elig. (I/O):

• 2013 Conference USA Commissioner's Honor Roll
• 2013 Conference USA Academic Medal recipient

Personal Bests
Indoor Date
Mile 4:19.47 2.14.14
3000m 8:23.20 1.23.16
5000m 15:14.36 2.8.14
Outdoor Date
800m 1:56.12 4.5.13
1500m 3:57.25 3.26.16
Steeplechase 9:13.32 4.25.15
5000m 15:02.80 4.16.16

2015-16 (Senior)
Competed in four meets during his senior indoor campaign...Was a member of the DMR squad that finished fourth at The American Conference Championships when they clocked 10:06.69...Set a personal record in the mile with a 4:18.33 at the UW Open...Opened the season with a personal best in the 3000m at the Rod McCravy Memorial Invitational where he ran 8:23.20.

Outdoor: Ran 15:02.80 in the 5000m at the J. Fred Duckett Twilight Invitational to set a lifetime best...Began the outdoor slate with a personal best 3:57.25 in the 1,500-meters at the Rice Victor Lopez Classic.

2014-15 (Junior)
Competed in three meets for the Cougars this season...Set a new personal record of 8:33.90 in the 3000m run at the Tyson Invitational...Had a third place finish in the mile run at the Leonard Hilton Memorial Invitational with a time of 4:21.04

Outdoor: Competed in four meets during the Outdoor season primarily as Houston's top 3000m steeplechase runner...Set a new personal record in the steeple with a 9:13.32 at the 2015 Penn Relays....Finished eighth at the American Athletic Conference Outdoor Championships in the steeple with a 9:28.61.

2013-14 (Sophomore)
Ran an indoor personal best of 4:19.47 in the men's mile at the Houston Tune Up meet to finish on top of the competition at home... Finished 20th in the men's 3000m run with a time of 8:47.96 at the first American Athletic Conference Indoor Championships.

Outdoor: Competed in five meets for the Cougars... Cut his personal best in the 3000m steeplechase but 30 seconds (9:31.11) during the inaugural American Athletic Conference Outdoor Championships finishing in eighth place.

2012-13 (Freshman)
Ran a season best of 8:54.77 in the men's 3000-meter run at the Texas A&M Invitational to take home an 11th-place finish... Ran a 4:29.28 to finish 12th at the Howie Ryan Invitational and Multi's... Competed in the 5000-meter run at the Conference USA Indoor Invitational, where he ran a 15:42.05 to place 15th.

Outdoor: Competed in six meets for the Cougars... Placed fourth in the 3000m steeplechase during the Texas State Bobcat Classic (10:03.96)... Ran a collegiate best of 10:01.51 at the C-USA championships.

High School
Ran for the Statford Spartans... Set the two mile record... District Champion in 3200m... District Runner-up for cross country... Was on the Honor Roll... Also participated in band and debate.

Son of Brad and Lorissa Broussard... Enjoys playing video games... After graduation, would like to go into the hospitality industry... major is undecided.

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