CU (M) Soccer BIO
27 Brent Kallman

CREIGHTON CAREER: 2011 (Junior) -- Played in 22 of the 24 games on the season for the Bluejays, seeing 675 minutes on the pitch ... Scored his lone goal of the season, the match-winner, in the 1-0 win at SIU Edwardsville (Oct. 22) ... Took a season-high three shots in the win over SIU Edwardsville ... Played a season-high 59 minutes in the 2-0 win over Evansville in the regular-season finale (Nov. 5).


2010 (Sophomore) – Started 12 straight matches from Sept. 24 through Nov. 12, following injuries to Andrew Duran and Jace Peters ... Came off the bench in CU’s first six and final two matches of the season ... Defender helped the Bluejays post eight shutouts and a 1.06 goals against average ... Played a career-high 110 minutes and collected his first career point with an assist in 2-2 draw with SIU Edwardsville (Oct. 30).


2009 (Freshman) – Named to the Missouri Valley Conference All-Freshman Team ... Started seven of the 13 matches in which he appeared ... Team was 4-1-2 when he started ... Made his collegiate debut in the third match of the season, against Missouri State (Sept. 19) ... Given more playing time as a defensive midfielder due to season-ending injury to Greg Jordan ... All three of his shots on goal during the season came against Portland on Sept. 27 ... Earned his first start against Evansville (Oct. 3) ... Played entire match in scoreless draw at Eastern Illinois (Oct. 24).


PREP CAREER: Multi-sport athlete earned four letters in soccer, three in tennis, two in basketball and one in football ... Tabbed first-team all-state and all-conference as a senior when he was named his soccer team’s MVP ... Also earned all-conference and honorable-mention all-state honors as a junior ... Had six goals and six assists for 18 points as a senior, following a 23-point junior season (8 g, 7 a) ... Honored as Mr. Defense and Mr. Hustle as a senior basketball player ... Earned Honorable Mention all-conference nods in tennis and basketball as a senior ... Member of the Minnesota ODP.


PERSONAL:  The son of Rich and Laura Kallman, Brent was born October 4, 1990 in Omaha, Neb. ... One of six children, Brian (28), Brad (27), Krystle (25), Kylie (23) and Kassey (20) ... Management major ... Brother Brian played his senior season at Creighton in 2005 after playing at Jacksonville University for three years, sister Krystle played her final collegiate season at Minnesota and is now on the Golden Gopher coaching staff, sister Kylie also played soccer at Minnesota (2007-10) and Kassey has played at Florida State since 2010 and was recently named to Fifa U20 World Cup roster.

Position: Defender
Height: 6'2"
Weight: 200
Year: Junior
Hometown: Woodbury, Minn.
High School: Woodbury
Club: Minnesota Thunder Academy