Secured a time of 16:45 at the Johnny Morriss Invitational ... Finished the LSU Tiger Festival with a time of 27:39 ... Competed in the Notre Dame Invitational and finished with a time of 24:40 ... Posted a time of 24:54 at the Sam Bell Invitational ... Ended the season setting a personal record with a time of 24:15 at the C-USA Championship.
Graduated from Homer Hanna High School in Brownsville, Texas in 2008 ... Coached by Jaime Vasquez and Mike Garza ... Member of the District Champion Team ... Two-time district champion in 3,200-meter and 1,600-meter ... Member of the U.S. Army Student Athletes ... Two-time regional qualifier and state qualifier ... First-Team All Region.
Born on May 19, 1989 in Harlingen, Texas ... Full name is Brandon Caleb Broden ... Son of Belinda De La Cruz ... Chose Houston because he wanted to compete in Division I athletics ... Member of the Eagle Scouts ... Intends to major in finance.