Alex Brill
Alex Brill

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Madison, Wis.

High School:
La Follette

Height:
6-3

Brill's Track and Field Bio

Notables
• 2013 All-Great Lakes Region honors in cross country

Cross Country
2013:
In 30:50.6 (10K), placed 43rd overall and second for UW at the NCAA Championship (11/23) ... at the Great Lakes Regional (11/15), finished 24th overall and fifth for Wisconsin in a personal-best time of 31:00 (10K) ... placed 20th overall and fourth for UW in 24:51.2 (8K) at the Big Ten Championship (11/3) ... at the Wisconsin adidas Invitational (10/19), finished 46th overall and third for UW in a personal-best time of 23:59 (8K) ... in a time of 24:27 (8K), placed 13th overall and third for Wisconsin at the Coast-to-Coast Battle in Beantown (9/27) ... at the Sycamore Invitational (9/14), finished third overall and first for UW with a time of 25:15 (8K)

2012:
Finished 211th overall and seventh for UW, in 31:51, at the 2012 NCAA Championship (10K) ... with a time of 31:29, finished 15th overall and fourth for UW in his first career 10K at the Great Lakes Regional ... with a personal best time of 24:13, finished 15th overall and fifth for UW at the Big Ten Championship (8K) ... finished 210th overall and 6th for UW in the Wisconsin adidas Invitational (10/12) with a time of 24:49 (8K) ... Finished third overall and first for UW at Sean Earl Invitational (9/29) in time of 24:40 (8k) ... scored win in season-opening Badger Opener (9/7) in time of 18:50 (6.3K), leading UW to team title ... named Big Ten Athlete of the Week (9/11) for performance in Badger Opener

2011: Earned a 10th-place finish in the Orange and Blue Preview after finishing with a time of 24:52 ... placed 25th at the Bill Dellinger Invitational

2010: Competed in first-ever collegiate meet at Badger Classic and finished fifth in a time of 25:24 ... placed 72nd at the Wisconsin adidas Invitational with a time of 24:41 ... took 16th-place at the Bill Dellinger Invitational with a time of 24:19.33 ... placed 48th at Big Ten Championships with a time of 24:52.5 ... took 70th at NCAA Great Lakes Regional with a time of 32:02.92

2009: Redshirt season ... competed in two meets unattached ... took 12th place at the UW Classic with a time of 19:40.3 ... won the Badger Ridge Run with a time of 25:48.9

High School
Three-time all-conference runner in cross country ... key member of two-time Wisconsin state cross country championship team (2006 and 2007) ... placed first in the 3,200-meter race and third in the 1,600 meters at the Wisconsin state track meet as a senior ... set school records in both the 1,600 meters (4:14.9) and 3,200 meters (9:02.4) ... helped team win back-to-back Div. I state cross country titles as a junior ... claimed sixth place in 1,600 meters at the state track meet ... earned first-team all-conference accolades as a sophomore en route to winning the Div. I champion cross country team championship ... named outstanding freshmen in cross country ... also participated in basketball as a freshman and CYO basketball during his final three high school years ... member of National Honor Society as a junior and senior ... academic All-State in cross country all four years ... high school coach: Brady Nichols

Personal
Parents are Mark Brill and Janis Littel ... has a brother Christopher ... major is engineering

Why Wisconsin?
"I grew up in Madison and I've always wanted to be a Badger. UW has a great athletic tradition."

Other Notable Performances - Cross Country
2013 NCAA Cross Country Championship
10-Kilometer: 43rd, 30:50.6

2013 NCAA Great Lakes Regional
10-Kilometer: 24th, 31:00

2013 Big Ten Cross Country Championship

8-Kilometer: 20th, 24:51.2

2012 NCAA Cross Country Championship

10-Kilometer: 211th, 31:51

2012 Big Ten Cross Country Championship
8-Kilometer: 15th, 24:13

2010 Big Ten Cross Country Championship
8-Kilometer: 48th, 24:52.5

Personal Bests
Cross Country Outdoor Track
6 Kilometers 18:50 9-7-12 800 Meters 1:56.00 High School
8 Kilometers 23:59 10-19-13 1500 Meters 3:50.58 5-7-11
10 Kilometers 31:00 11-15-13 3000-Meter Steeplechase 8:37.62 5-12-12
5000 Meters 14:14.02 4-6-12

ON WISCONSIN
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