Brandon Dakessian
Brandon Dakessian
Height: 6-1
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Alexandria, Va.
High School: Thomas Edison

CAREER HONORS

  • All-Atlantic East second team (2018)

Freshman (2017-18) (Statistics)

  • Earned All-Atlantic East second team
  • Raced in five events
  • Top Finish: 13th (32:56.10) -- Atlantic East Championship (8K)
  • Top 8K Time: 31:35 (278th) -- NCAA Division III Regionals
  • Top 6K Time: 23:28.3 (76th) -- Hornet Harrier Invitational
  • Top 5K Time: 18:12.1 (41st) -- UMW Opener

Before Marymount: Had a successful running career at Thomas A. Edison High School where his team was a three-time Indoor 5A Champion, two-time Regional Indoor 5A Runner-Up, and four-time Conference Outdoor 5A Champions ... He was a part of two Conference Championships for indoor/outdoor 4x800-meter relays ... Also advanced individually to 5A States for open 800-meters ... Senior year times: 400m - 52.57; 500m - 1:10.47; 800m - 2:00.95; 1600m - 4:48.66; 3mile - 17:14; 5K - 17:53.8

Personal: Accounting major ... son of Yung Bui and Victor Dakessian ... has one sibling, Jonathan Murphy (34)

CAREER BESTS
Best Finish: 13th -- Atlantic East Championship (Oct. 27, 2018)
Best 5K Time: 18:12.1 -- UMW Opener (Aug. 31, 2018)
Best 6K Time: 23:28.3 -- Hornet Harrier Invite. (Sept. 22, 2018)
Best 8K Time: 31:35 -- NCAA DIII Regionals (Nov. 11, 2018)