Position group will look a little different this fall
News and notes on Purdue Athletics
Brohm preaches belief, wants to win now
Saturday is Senior Day in Ross-Ade Stadium
The Boilermakers face their second top-6 opponent this season
Started all 12 games at center.
Appeared in five games, making one start vs. Indiana.
Did not play.
A three-star recruit rated as the No. 46 OG nationally, No. 8 overall recruit in Indiana and No. 107 regionally by ESPN.com.
Listed as the No. 1 center in Indiana, the No. 5 center in region and the nation's No. 16 center and a three-star recruit by Scout.com.
Overall No. 114 Midwest recruit and No. 11 rated player in Indiana by Scout.com
Listed as a three-star recruit ranked No. 19 nationally and the No. 13-rated recruit in Indiana by 247Sports.com.
Rated as the No. 15 player in Indiana by Rivals.com.
Rated No. 18 by NUC and an NUC five-star rated player.
Named to the 2012 and 2013 Class AAA Associated Press Indiana All State Football Teams.
2013 AAA Academic All-State Selection.
Selected to the Indiana Football Coaches Association Top 50 in 2013.
Preseason Indiana Prep Max Prep Top 25 selection and postseason Indiana Prep Top 22 All-State Selection
Named to the 2013 Elkhart Truth All-Area Team.
Two-time first team All Northern Indiana Conference Selection and second team selection as a sophomore playing both OG/C in 2011, 2012 and 2013.
Named to the prestigious Prime Time 25 team after his junior campaign where he helped guide Marian to a 10-4 season including sectional and regional championships eventually losing to Hamilton Heights in the semi-state.
Two-time Army "Strongest Man" winner.
Established records with the most "pancake blocks" in a career (372) from 2011 to 2013 and the single game record of 25 (Mishawaka, 2012).
Nominated to 2011 All-Madden Team/IMG Academies.
Army All American Combine Invite 2012.
2012 Semper Fi All American Combine Participant.
Offensive line MVP Selection at the Core 6 Winter Showcase 2013.
Best of the Midwest OL MVP selection in 2013.
Head coach was Reggie Glon and position coach was Tyler Dende.
Played basketball as a freshman.
Threw shot put as a junior.
Given name is Kirk Jude Barron II.
Born June 3, 1995.
Is majoring in organizational leadership.