|HOMETOWN (LAST SCHOOL)||Radford, Va. (Radford HS)|
2008-2009:Named "Freshman of the Year" by the team. ...Earned a spot on the Atlantic Sun All-Freshman Team, becoming only the second Bisons player to accomplish that feat (Ryan Chastain was the first)., finishing the Atlantic Sun Championships (11/1) in Macon, Ga., with a time of 26:37.93, 32nd place in a field of 83. ...His 8,000 meters time of 26:07 was the second fastest on the team. ...Finished 60th infield of 239 runners in Evansville Invitational (10/18) with time of 26:11.97. ...Second finisher for the Bisons in the Greater Louisville Classic (10/4) with a time of 26:07.10 over the 8-K course, 147th overall. ...Placed 90th (26:45) in a field of 371 runners in the Sean Earl Loyola Lakefront Invitational (9/27). ...Finished 16th (27:18.57) in the 8-K Vanderbilt Invitational (9/20). ...Finished 14th (15:55.54) in the 5-K Belmont Opener (9/5).
High School: 12th Scholastic Nationals 5000m…2003-2008 All State XC/Track…2003-2008 All-Region XC/Track….2003-2008 All District XC/Track…4:22 mile…9:39 3200m… 15:39 5000m…. 6:24 2000m….2:00 mile…52.00 400m…State Champ individual 2006-07 and team 2007 XC.
Personal:Parents are Sarah Faw and Rod Brame. …Grandfather played Olympic beach volleyball… Favorite movie is Smokey and the Bandit….Favorite college athlete is Galen Rupp….Top music group ICP. …Major is Mechanical Engineering.
Why he chose Lipscomb: “Their academic program has a great mechanical engineering program and a great up and coming running program.”