Cooper Roach
Cooper Roach
Year: Freshman
Hometown: Portland, Ore.
High School: Valley Catholic

AS A FRESHMAN (2014-15): (XC) Posted a time of 27:35.0 in the men's 8k race of the season-opening USF Invitational ... posted a time of 26:31.1 in the men's 8k at the WCC Preview Meet.

ATHLETIC EXPERIENCE: In his first year with the SCU Cross Country team as a freshman in 2014-15 … three-time 3A state champion on the track … won the 1500m and 800m in 2013 … repeated as champion in 1500m in 2014 … placed fifth in the 2013 3A championship race … track personal bests of 1:57.20 in 800m, 4:03.81 in the 1500m and 9L04.50 in the 3000m.

HIGH SCHOOL: Graduated from Valley Catholic High School in 2014.

COACH MONTORO ON ROACH: “Cooper is a very talented runner with great range. Most importantly he performs at his best in the post season as evidenced by his three state titles in track. Cooper is going to have a great career as a Bronco.”