|Hometown||Long Beach, Calif.|
|Prev. School||Los Alamitos HS|
Pre UCCS Notes:
Before UCCS: Finished seventh at the Mt. Sac Cross Country Invitational Oct. 20, 2007 ... placed 18th at the 2007 USA Track and Field National Junior Olympic in the 5000m championships July 29 ... made the 2007 National Elite top 100 for the 5000m and top 200 for the 1500m ... placed 10th at the Long Beach Cross Country Invitational Sept. 9, 2006 ... won the 2005 Long Beach Triathlon in the 14-15 age group ... placed fifth in the A division boys distance run in the 2005 U.S. Lifesaving Assoc. California Junior Lifeguard Championship ... competed in the 2004 Race on the Base 10K In-line Skate Race ... finished 23rd at the Mt. Sac Cross Country Invitational Oct. 23, 2004 ... placed ninth at the Huntington Beach Invitational Sept. 25, 2004 ... named most outstanding runner 2005, 2006 ... named most valuable runner 2007 ... CIF finalist 2005 ... won Sunset League 2005 ... principals honor roll 2005-2008.
Personal: Majoring in Business Management ... enjoys hockey, snowboarding, golf, ultimate Frisbee, and running ... has one sister- Haley ... parents are Kurt and Karen Kachigan.
Stories featuring Brad Kachigan
|May 4, 2009||Freshman Duo Takes Second and Sixth in Decathlon at RMAC Track Championships||ALAMOSA - Entering the homestretch of the final event of the men's decathlon - the 1,500-meter run - a hint of a smile crossed Brian Hopkins' face.|
|April 19, 2009||Mountain Lions Compete in Gunnison||The Mountain Lions began their gearing-up process for the Conference Championships as they headed up to rare air to compete at the Mountaineer Open in Gunnison.|
|April 11, 2009||Mountain Lions Face All Divisions at University of Colorado Invitational||BOULDER - Deep fields and tough competition from every division made for good performances all around as the Mountain Lions returned to Boulder for the second time in the outdoor season for the University of Colorado Invitational.|
|February 28, 2009||UCCS Closes to Within Point of Clinching Steel & Silver Series at RMAC Meet||CHADRON, Neb. - The second day of the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference indoor track championships drew to a close Saturday evening with the Mountain Lions in sixth place on the men's side and seventh place on the women's side.|
|February 27, 2009||UCCS Men, Women in Sixth After First Day of RMAC Indoor Championships||High jumper Steve Gomez started things off right for the Mountain Lions on the first day of the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference indoor track championships.|
|January 31, 2009||UCCS Continues its Tuneup for RMAC Championships at Joe Davies Invite||GOLDEN, Colo. - Friday's Joe Davies Invitational proved to be the opportune time for the Mountain Lions to edit their record books and show that, come the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference Championships in less than one month, they too will be a factor.|