Born April 1982 in Orem, Utah ... parents are Rolfe and Merrilee Andrus ... older brother Ryan competed in track for the University of Oregon and sister, Carolyn, competes for Utah State ... served a mission for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in Daejon, Korea.
Earned four letters in both cross country and track at Mountain View High School ... earned academic All-Region honors four times in cross country and track ... honored as cross country and track MVP in 1999 and 2000 at MVHS ... served as team captain ... was regional champion in the 1500m in 1999 ... team won the 1999 National Cross Country title ... state champion in the 1600m, 3200m and DMR ... placed eleventh at the Golden West Invitational.
Best times: 1500m - 3:53, 3000m steeple - 9:39, 5000m - 14:42, 800m - 1:54
2004 | Redshirt Year
Named MWC Scholar Athlete.
2005 | Sophomore Year
Placed fourth in the mile at the BYU Indoor Invitational(4:24.34) ... took sixth in the 3000m at the Boise Invitational (8:42.18) and the Mountain State Games (8:45.55) ... placed ninth in the mile at the BYU Robison Invitational with a time of 4:24.85 ... won the 1500m at the BYU Cougar Invite with a time of 3:55.79 ... named MWC Scholar Athlete and Academic All-MWC.
2006 | Junior Year
Finished fifth in the mile at the Cougar Indoor Meet with a time of 4:24.03 ... competed in the mile at the UW Indoor Invitational with a time of 4:14.07 ... finished second in the mile at the Mt. States Games with a time of 4:14.98 ... competed in the 1500m at the ASU Invitational with a time of 3:59.82 ... placed 10th in the 1500m (4:00.61) at the BYU Invite ... finished 10th in the mile at the Robison Invitational with a time of 4:26.70 ... named Scholar Athlete by the Student Academic Athletic Center.
2007 | Senior Year
Placed second in the 3,000 meters at the ISU Invitational ... ran his fastest time of the season in the 3,000 meters (8:25.98) at the Husky Classic ... finished the 5,000 meters in 15:13.85 at the Stanford Invitational.