Brian Kaluf
Brian Kaluf

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
St. John, Ind.

High School:
Lake Central

Event:
Hurdles



2007: Represented the Boilermakers in the 110- and 400-meter hurdles at the 2007 NCAA Mideast Regional Championships, qualifying for the 110-hurdles with a career-best time of 14.22 and earning a nod in the 400-hurdles with a career-best time of 52.13.

Took home eighth place in both the 110- and 400-meter hurdles at last season's outdoor conference championships.

Holds the fifth-fastest 60-meter hurdle time in school history at 7.98, good for fourth place at the 2007 Big Ten Indoor Championships.

2007 TEAM CAPTAIN

2006: Placed seventh in the 110-meter hurdles and finished 10th in the 400-meter hurdles at the Big Ten Outdoor Championships with respective times of 14.57 and 53.33 ... Set a career-best in the 110-meter hurdles at the Billy Hayes Invitational with a time of 14.52, good for fifth place. Also finished fourth in the 400-meter hurdles with a season-best time of 52.98 ... Ran the second leg on the Boilermakers' fastest 4x400-meter relay team, which finished first at the Louisville Cardinal Invitational with a time of 3:12.54.

2005: NCAA Mideast regional qualifier in the 400 hurdles. Placed 19th in the prelims of this event, recording a time of 52.93 ... Ran leadoff for 4x400-meter relay team, which posted a season-best and seventh-place time of 3:17.40 at the Big Ten Outdoor Championships ... Qualified for regionals after posting a 52.34 second mark to finish as the runner-up at the Indiana-based Billy Hayes Invitational. His time at Hayes was the team's fastest of the season ... Won outdoor regular season 400-meter hurdle races at Mike Poehlein Invitational and the Indiana Intercollegiates ... Teamed with Jh'rome Tuggle, Zach Logan and Ray Williams to record team's fastest season time in the indoor 4x400-meter relay (3:15.58).

High School: Graduated with high honors from Lake Central High School in 2004 ... four-year varsity letterwinner in track and field ... helped lead team to a regional championship in 2004, the first in school history ... left Lake Central as the school record holder in the 110 high hurdles, the 300 intermediate hurdles and the 4x400-meter relay ... also left holding the regional record in the 300 IH ... as a senior won three sectional, regional and conference championships (110 HH, 300 IH, 4x400 relay) ... 2004 all-state selection ... at the 2004 state meet, placed fifth in the 110 HH ... named MVP of his conference as a senior ... during his sophomore and junior years, was sectional champion in three events (110 HH, 300 IH and 4x400) ... was the regional runner-up in the 110 HH and 300 IH during junior year ... also was an all-state selection as a junior in the 300 IH and 110 HH ... was third at regionals in the 110 HH as a sophomore, later qualifying for his first state meet in this event ... played two years of varsity football, serving as captain of both the football and track and field teams during senior season ... track and field coach was Rudy Skorupa ... member of the National Honor Society ... earned spot on school's High Honor Roll all four years.

Personal: Given name is Brian Daryl Kaluf ... born July, 22, 1985 ... son of Jeff and Cynthia Kaluf ... has two brothers, Mark and Eric ... majoring in engineering.