Brian Weirich Athlete Profile

Brian Weirich

Position: Mid Distance Height: 6-2 Weight: 185 Class: Senior Roster Years: 2008-2011 Hometown: Fredericksburg, TX



All-America

  • 2011 USTFCCCA National Champion D.M.R. (Indoor)

Personal

  • Born in San Antonio, Texas
  • Parents are Rick and Brenda
  • Served in the Armenia Yerevan Mission for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints
  • Majoring in construction management

Before BYU

  • Prepped at Fredericksburg High
  • Three-time all-district selection in cross country and track and field
  • Three-time all-region selection in cross country and track and field
  • All-state selection in cross country and all-state selection in track and field

Summary

Indoor -

  • MWC All-Conference (800m 2010)
  • MWC Championship Team (2009, 2010)

Outdoor -

  • NCAA Regionals (800m 2009, 2010)
  • MWC All-Conference (1500m 2010)
  • MWC Championship Team (2009, 2010)

Stats

BEST TIMES: 800m - 1:50.48, 1500m - 3:46.67, 1600m - 4:06.19, 2 mile - 9:36


2008 | Freshman Year

  • Attended the University of Texas at San Antonio
  • Holds the school record in the 4x800m relay with a time of 7:34.60

2009 | Sophomore Year

Indoor:

  • Took fourth at the MWC Championships in the 800m, finishing in 1:52.36
  • Placed first at the New Balance Invite in the 800m (1:51.91)
  • Ran the 400m in 51.36 at New Mexico

Outdoor:

  • Ran the 800m in the NCAA Regionals, placing 12th in the prelims in 1:50.37
  • Finished 4th in the 800m at the MWC Championships with a 1:52.84 time
  • Qualified for regionals in the 800m at the Robison Invite, finishing first with a time of 1:49.95

2010 | Junior Year

Indoor:

  • Second place in the 800m (1:51.28) at the MWC Championships
  • Finished ninth in the 800m (1:52.13) at the New Balance Invitational
  • Competed in the mile run at the UW Invitational
  • Finished sixth in the 800m at the UNM Cherry and Silver Invitational with a time of 1:52.45
  • Won the mile run at the BYU Invitational with a time of 4:17.38

Outdoor:

  • Ran the 1500m at the NCAA West Region Prelims
  • Finished sixth in the 800m (1:50.48) and second in the 1500m (3:47.03) at the MWC Championships
  • Second place in the 800m (1:56.52) at the Wildcat Twilight Open
  • Second place in the 800m (1:51.76) and second in the mile (4:07.87) at the Robison Invitational
  • Third in the 800m (1:51.59) at the Spring Break Classic