Austin Brown
Austin Brown
Year: SR
Hometown: Austin, TX
High School: St. Andrew Episcopal School
Position: Distance
Major: Engineering

Personal Bests:

XC 5000m   15:59.6 (HS)
3200m   9:53.03 (HS)
1600m   4:37.21 (HS)
800m   1:59.12 (HS)

Trinity Honors:

Junior: 2016 USTFCCCA All-South/Southeast Region Team (5000m); 2016 SCAC Champion (1500m); 2016 All-SCAC (5000m); 2016 SCAC Co-Track Athlete of the Week; 2015 NCAA South/Southeast All-Region (17th Place); 2015 All-SCAC (4th place XC); 2015 SCAC All-Sportsmanship Team; 2015 SCAC Runner of the Week

Sophomore: 2014 All-SCAC (5th place XC); 2015 SCAC Champion (1500m)

First-Year: 2013 SCAC Honor Roll

High School Honors and Awards: Graduation Distinctions – Scholar, Artist, Athlete, Servant,  BSA Eagle Scout  (9); First to achieve Eagle Scout Rank in Shanghai Troop and International Schoo, Eagle Scout Silver Palm, Awarded to only 10% of Eagle Scouts for continuous leadership & merit badge achievement  (10, 11, 12), Shanghai International Schools’ National History Day Website Award  (9), Coach’s Choice Award, JV Basketball  (9), Most Improved Player Award, Varsity Lacrosse  (10), Coach’s Choice Award, Varsity Cross Country (11), Track & Field (12),  MVP Award,  All Conference Recognition, Varsity Cross Country (11, 12), Track & Field (11), 800m Individual Conference Champion,  Individual Regional Meet Champion (12), Team Conference Champions (11, 12), Varsity Captain- Cross Country, Elected as St. Andrew’s Athletic Council Senior Representative, Select Choir 

High School Extracurricular Activities: Junior Varsity Men’s Volleyball, Junior Varsity Basketball  (9, 10, 11), Varsity Football  (10), Varsity Lacrosse  (10),  Boy Scouts of America: Asst. Sr. Patrol Leader, Troop Guide, Patrol Leader, Chaplain  (9, 10, 11, 12), BSA Philmont Crew Leader, St. Andrew’s Leadership Seminar Series Member, Select Choir (12), Concert Choir  (9, 10, 11, 12), More than 200 Hours of Service with the following organizations:Capitol Area Food Bank, St. John’s Community Center, El Buen Samaritano, St. Teresa’s Church Outreach Programs, Concordia International School 30 Hour Famine Project, Shanghai Sacred Heart Church Usher and Youth Group Member, Scouting Service Projects, Trinity Center

Why I Chose Trinity: I was looking for a small school with a strong community where I could pursue an engineering degree and run cross country and track competitively. Trinity offered a good balance between academics and athletics.