Brian Dixon
    Brian Dixon

    Class:
    Senior

    Hometown:
    Springfield, Ill.

    High School:
    Glenwood

    Event:
    Distance

    Birthdate:
    11/08/1991

    Experience:
    JR


    07/02/2014

    182 Salukis earn academic honors from MVC

    Six earn presigious President's Council Academic Award

    05/14/2014

    SIU ready to host and compete in MVC Outdoor Championships this weekend

    Southern was picked to finish third in women's competition and to tie for fifth in men's competition.

    04/11/2014

    Salukis claim six top-five finishes at Day Two of Sea Ray Relays on Friday

    The third and final day of the relays will begin at 11 a.m. with the women's 3,000 meter steeplechase.

    06/03/2013

    Saluki Track and Field lands 13 MVC Scholar-Athletes

    SIU had nine female and four male student-athletes earn the distinction.

    05/30/2013

    Two Salukis named CoSIDA/Capital One Academic All-District

    Brian Dixon was named to the men's first team, and Kim Fortney was named to the women's second team.

    TFRRS Bio

    2012-13
    MVC Scholar-Athlete
    First-Team CoSIDA/Capital One Academic All-District
    All-MVC in 10,000m (Outdoor)
    Scored in the 5000m outdoors (fourth place) and the 5000m indoors (sixth place)...Held team bests in the outdoor 5000m and 10,000m...Set personal bests in the mile, indoor 3000m, and outdoor 500m and 10,000m.

    2011-12
    Capital One Academic All-District
    Did not compete in the outdoor season...Participated in three meets in two events in the indoor season (Mile, 3000m)...Best finish came at the Saluki Invitational where he finished sixth in the 3000m.

    2010-11
    Competed in nine meets during the indoor and outdoor season...Earned a first place finish in the 3000m at the SIU Invitational with a time of 8.41:07...Placed third at the Joey Haines Invitational and Memphis Tiger Invitational in the 5000m and 3000m, respectively...Participated in the MVC Indoor and Outdoor Championships.

    High School
    Named all-conference in track three times at Glenwood High School...Earned all-state honors in the 3200m with a ninth place finish...Notched a person-best time of 4:28 in the 1600m...Went to same high school as World Series champion and MLB All-Star Jayson Werth.

    Personal
    Born Nov. 8, 1991, in Springfield, Ill...Son of Tim and Joy Dixon...Father is an engineer and mother is a nurse...Majoring in accounting.

    Saturday, Dec 6
    SPORT LOCATION TIME MEDIA
    Track Carbondale, Ill. 10:00 AM
    Friday, Jan 16
    SPORT LOCATION TIME MEDIA
    Track Lexington, Ky. All Day
    Saturday, Jan 17
    SPORT LOCATION TIME MEDIA
    Track Lexington, Ky. All Day
    SIU