Brandon Corts
Brandon Corts
Height: 5-11
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Arlington, Va.
High School: Wakefield
Position: Sprints
Major: Mechanical Engineering

Collegiate Personal Bests
Indoor:
400m - 52.21
500m - 1:07.04
600m - 1:26.55

Outdoor:
200m - 23.77
400m - 50.26

2016-17:
New England All-Region (Indoor 4x400 and Outdoor 4x400)... NEWMAC Academic All-Conference... Competed in eight meets... Was 22nd in the 400m at the D3 New England Outdoor Championship in a season-best 50.26... Was also a member of the 4x400 relay team that was eighth... Placed ninth at the NEWMAC Championship in the 400m at 50.92... Was third in the 400m at the Sean Collier Invitational in a time of 51.15... His 4x400 relay team was eighth at the D3 New England Indoor Championship with a time of 3:25.96.

2015-16: Competed in six indoor meets ... notched personal best times in the 500m (1:07.04) and in the 600m (1:26.55) at the David Hemery Invitational (2/12-13) and the Bates Tri Meet (1/16), respectively ... competed in three outdoor meets ... ran a PR in the 400m (52.28) at the MIT vs. Williams Dual Meet (4/16) where he placed 10th in the event ... had a top placement of fifth when he ran a 52.47 in the 400m at the Yale Multi Team Meet (4/2).

2014-15: Competed in five indoor meets ... aided the 4x400m relay team to first place with a time of 3:28.84 at the Bowdoin Invitational (1/17) ... ran a season-best time of 53.11 as he place fourth in the 400m at the Art Farnham Invitational (1/24) ... competed in four outdoor meets ... took 11th in the 400m (54.32) at the NEWMAC Championship (4/25) ... crossed the line first with the 4x400m relay squad (3:27.49) at the Sean Collier Invitational (4/18).

2013-14: (Outdoor): competed in one outdoor contest as a freshman … finished 10th in the 400m at the Engineer’s Cup (4/5) in a time of 53.75 …was part of fifth place 4x400m relay crossing the line in 3:37.55 … (Indoor): competed at David Hemery Invitational (2/8) finishing 63rd in the 500m dash with a time of 1:08.94 … claimed ninth place in the 600m run at the Tufts Stampede Invite (2/1) finishing in 1:29.12 … recorded best 400m dash time at John Thomas Invitational (1/25) finishing in 52.68 …finished sixth at Bates College (1/11) in the 600m run with a time of 1:28.77.

Off the Track: Majoring in mechanical engineering … Interned with the Development Team at Government Retirement and Benefit … Worked on 3D food printers for MIT CSAIL... Cummins Power Generation Manufacturing Integration Engineering Intern... Dynamics and Controls 2 Lab Assistant.

High School: A 2013 graduate of Wakefield High School … Arlington County Track and Field Sportsman of the Year … 12-time varsity letterwinner … cross country, indoor track and outdoor track captains … Quizbowl captain … National Honor Society … Principal’s Honor Roll … Wakefield Education Foundation Scholarship … Wakefield High School Alumni Scholarship.