Scott Brandos
Scott Brandos
Birth Date: 07/28/1982
Height: 5-7
Weight: 130
Year: RS Senior
Hometown: Huntington Beach, Calif.
High School: Edison
Position: Distance
2005 XC Recap: Ran one of his best races at the West Regional Championships where he finished 43rd in 31:22 for 10k. Was 13th at the Big West Championships, his highest finish of his career while setting an 8k PR of 24:34.

2005 Track & Field Recap: At the Big West Conference Championships Scott raced to 3rd place, an All-Conference finish, and a new PR of 9:00.32. Placed 23rd overall in the West at the NCAA West Regional Meet in Eugene, Oregon.

2004 XC Recap: Competing for the first time in uniform since spring of 2003 Scott made it back for the Cal Poly Invitational in mid October. Continually improving in the following two weeks he was placed on the Big West Championship roster after finishing 2nd at the Titan Invitational in 24:55.2, the first collegiate finisher by ten seconds.

2004 Track & Field Recap: Sat out the 2004 Season due to lingering injuries.

2003 XC Recap: Forced to take a medical redshirt after a season ending injury.

2003 Track & Field Recap: Continued to show strong signs of improvement. Won the Cal-Nevada steeplechase. Clocked a best of 9:06.14 in the steeple, the 8th fastest time in University history. Also qualified for the regional championships.

2002 Cross Country Stepped up as top-five runner for the Gauchos as a sophomore...Claimed 49th at the NCAA Western Regional meet with a solid 10K cross country time of 32:21.

2002 Track & Field Recap: A solid first year on the track, Brandos narrowly missed qualifying for the Big West steeple and with marks 1.74 seconds and .15 seconds slower than the respective standard.

2001 XC Recap: Finished fifth at the Fullerton Invite as a freshman with a time of 25:49 over challenging 8K course.

High School: An accomplished cross country runner with a 15:29 Mt. SAC time as a junior, and 15:21 as a senior...Finished ninth in the Southern Section Div 1 Finals meet, and 27th at the Div. 1 State Meet.

Event High School Freshman Sophomore Junior Senior
1,500m 3:58.44
1,600m 4:24.99
3,000m 8:52.68
3,200m 9:21.18
Steeple 9:46.74 9:06.14
5,000m 15:46.71 15:10.15
10,000m 31:51.62
UCSB 8k 26:04 25:55