Grant Bughman
Grant Bughman

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Whitewater, Wis.

High School:
Whitewater

Height / Weight:
6-1 / 180

Event:
Hurdles/Sprints

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Eligibility (Indoor/Outdoor): Senior/Senior

Notables
• 2012 and 2013 NCAA Outdoor Championships Preliminary Round qualifier (400 hurdles)

At Wisconsin
2013 Indoor:
At the Big Ten championships (2/22), finished 19th in the 600 meters, clocking in at 1:19.94 ... finished sixth in the 600 yards at the Cyclone Classic (2/9), crossing the finish line in 1:12.14 ... was a part of the team that won the distance medley relay in 9:49.45 at the Meyo Invitational (2/1) ... also helped the 4x400-meter relay team finish fourth in 3:11.31 ... placed 18th in the 400 meters clocking in at 49.78 at the Bill Bergan Invitational (1/26) ... was a part of the 4x400-meter relay team that finished seventh in 3:18.60 ... won the 600 meters in 1:19.30 at the Wisconsin Invitational (1/19) ... also was part of the 4x400-meter relay team that won in 3:14.23 ... was part of the 4x400-meter relay team that won in a time of 3:14.46 at the Badger Track Classic (1/12)

2013 Outdoor:
APlaced 28th at the NCAA West Prelims (5/23) in the 400-meter hurdles in 52.43 ... earned an fifth-place showing at the Big Ten championships in the 400-meter hurdles in 52.48 (5/11) ... at the Wisconsin Open (5/4), placed runner up in the 400-meter hurdles in a personal-best time of 51.90 seconds ... finished second in the 400-meter hurdles in 53.07 seconds and seventh in the 200 meters in 22.54 seconds at the Brutus Hamilton Invitational (4/26-27) ... also was part of the 4x400-meter relay team that won the event in 3:11.53 ... At the Musco Twilight Invitational (4/20), finished third in the 400-meter hurdles in 52.36 seconds as was a member of the 4x400-meter relay team that placed third in 3:15.07 ... placed sixth in the 400 meters in 53.14 seconds at the Spec Towns Invitational (4/13) ... at the Yellow Jacket Invitational (3/30), finished fourth in the 400-meter hurdles in 55.72 seconds ... also helped the 4x400-meter relay team to a sixth-place finish in 3:15.14 ... in 49.15 seconds, placed fourth in the 400 meters at the Alabama Relays (3/22)

2012 Indoor:
Claimed the win in the 400 meters with a time of 48.86 at the Wisconsin NCAA Qualifier (3/2) ... finished second in the 600 meters at the Badger Track Classic (1/14), clocking in at 1:21.29

2012 Outdoor: Behind a personal-best time of 52.25 seconds, finished 11th in a preliminary section of the 400-meter hurdles at the Big Ten championships (5/12) ... came in 31st place in the first round of the 400 hurdles after clocking in at 52.73 at the NCAA West Preliminary (5/24) ... with a time of 52.55, finished 6th in the 400 hurdles at the Musco Twilight Invitational (4/21) ... won the 400 hurdles at the Wisconsin Open (5/5) with a time of 53.36 ... took second in the 400 hurdles at the Triton Invitational (4/28) with a time of 52.79 and was part of the 4x400-meter relay team that won in a time of 3:16.96 ... came in fifth in the 400 hurdles at the Stanford Invitational (4/6) with a time of 53.37 ... with a time of 54.41, finished 11thin the 400 hurdles at the SEC/Big Ten Challenge (3/23) and also was part of the 4x400 relay team that finished ninth in a time of 3:22.08 ... came in sixth in the 400 hurdles at the Mississippi Open (4/14) with a time of 54.45

2011 Indoor: Finished sixth in the 600 meters at the Big Ten championships (2/27), crossing the line in 1:18.34 in the prelims ... finished fourth in the 400 meters in a personal-best 47.69 at the GaREAT Invitational (2/5)... member runner-up 4x400-meter relay team (3:09.06) at the Iowa State Classic (2/12), ranking No. 5 all-time at Wisconsin ... won the 400 meters with a time of 47.97 and was a member of the winning 4x400-meter relay team at the Badger Track Classic (1/15) ... won the 600 meters at the Illini Classic (1/22) with a time of 1:18.71 ... won the 400 meters, crossing the line in 47.69, and was a member of the winning 4x400-meter relay (3:11.75) at the Wisconsin Elite Invitational (1/29)

2011 Outdoor: Missed most of season due to injury ... finished 18th in the 400 meters in 50.17 at the Aztec Invitational (3/19)

2010 Indoor: Member of the third-place 4x400-meter relay team at the Alex Wilson Invitational (3/6), which ran a provisional NCAA-qualifying time of 3:09.14 ... member of the winning Distance Medley Relay (9:47.96) and third-place 4x400-meter relay (3:12.96) at the Big Ten Indoor Championships ... won the 400 meters at the Wisconsin Elite Invite (1/30) in a personal-best time of 49.09 ... part of the winning 4x400-meter relay team for two consecutive home meets (1/16) and(1/23)

2010 Outdoor: Member of the 4x400-meter relay team that finished 12th in the prelims (3:10.18) at the NCAA Outdoor Championships (6/10) ... member of the 12th-place 4x400-meter relay (3:07.03) at the NCAA Preliminary Round (5/29), qualifying for the NCAA Outdoor Championships ... member of the fifth-place 4x400-meter relay (3:09.59) and placed 11th in the preliminaries of the 400-meter hurdles (53.26) at the Big Ten Outdoor Championships ... won the 400-meter hurdles in a time of 54.24 at the Wisconsin Twilight Invitational (5/8) ... finished seventh in the 400-meter hurdles in a personal-best time of 53.26 and was a member of the winning 4x400-meter relay team at the Musco Twilight Invitational (5/1) ... won the 400-meter hurdles in a personal-best time of 53.27 at the Jeff Miller Drake Alternative Meet (4/24) ... member of the second-place 4x200-meter relay team (1:24.48) at the Drake Relays (4/23) ... finished third in the 400-meter hurdles at the Gateway Classic (4/17) in a personal-best time of 53.86 ... finished second in the 400-meter hurdles at the Rex Foster Warhawk Open (4/9) in a personal-best time of 53.89 ... finished eighth in the 400-meter hurdles in a time of 54.80 at the Florida State Relays (3/27)

2009 Indoor: Won the 600 meters at the Wisconsin Badger Open (2/21) in 1:20.78, a personal best ... set a personal best and finished second at the Badger Track Classic (1/17) in the 600 meters with a time of 1:21.50 ... took fourth in the 400 meters at the Notre Dame Invitational (1/23), finishing in 49.42

2009 Outdoor: Won the 400-meter hurdles at the Jim Duncan Invitational (4/11) in 54.11 and Kip Janvrin Open (4/24) in 54.05 ... took second in the 400-meter hurdles in 54.83 and was a member of the winning 4x400-meter relay team at the Rose-Hulman Early Bird ... finished 11th at the Stanford Invitational in the 400-meter hurdles in 53.98

High School
As a senior, won Wisconsin Division 2 state title as part of Whitewater 4x400-meter relay team in 2008 ... also part of 4x400 relay teams that finished runner-up in 2006 and third in 2005 at state meet ... finished runner-up to current UW teammate Adam Hexum in 110-meter hurdles at state meet as a junior ... also was third in 300-meter hurdles as a junior at state, finishing behind Hexum and UW teammate Pat Plank ... owns school record in the 300-meter hurdles ... nine-time conference champion ... helped team to four consecutive conference team titles ... two-time team MVP

Personal
Parents are Robert and Mary Pat ... has two brothers, Robert and Matt, and a sister, Heather ... Matt ran track at UW-Whitewater ... intended major is sociology

Personal Bests
Indoor Outdoor
300 Meters 34.98 1-23-10 200 Meters 22.54 4-26-13
400 Meters 47.69 2-5-11 400 Meters 49.15 3-22-13
500 Meters 1:03.46 2-5-10 400 Hurdles 51.90 5-4-13
600 Meters 1:18.34 1-26-11
600 Yards 1:12.14 2-9-13

All-Big Ten Honors (1)
2010 - Indoor (1)
Distance Medley Relay: 1st (9:47.96)

At the NCAA Championships
2010 - Outdoor
4x400-Meter Relay: 12th-P (3:10.18)

At the NCAA Preliminary Round
2012 Outdoor - West Preliminary Round
400 Hurdles: 31st-P (52.73)

2010 Outdoor - West Preliminary Round
4x400-Meter Relay: 12th (3:07.03)

At the Big Ten Championships
2013 - Outdoor
400 Hurdles: 5th (52.48)

2013 - Indoor
600 Meters: 19th-P (1:19.94)

2012 - Outdoor
400 Hurdles: 11th-P (52.25)

2011 - Indoor
600 Meters: 7th-P (1:18.34)
600 Meters: 6th (1:18.54)
4x400-Meter Relay: 6th (3:13.32)

2010 - Indoor
4x400-Meter Relay: 3rd (3:12.96)
Distance Medley Relay: 1st (9:47.96)

2010 - Outdoor
400-Meter Hurdles: 11th-P (53.26)
4x400-Meter Relay: 5th (3:09.59)

2009 - Indoor

600 Meters: 17th (1:25.76)

2009 - Outdoor
400-Meter Hurdles: 19th (1:06.39)

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