began in July 2011 as a assistant director for athletics media services and
will serve as the primary contact for men's basketball, men's soccer and
softball for the 2010-11 season.
native of Chatfield, Minn., joins Western after a three-year stint with the
Athletic Communications department at Minnesota State University. Before his
time at Minnesota State, he spent two seasons with the Minnesota Vikings as an
State, Bradt served as the primary contact for volleyball, women's hockey and
baseball, while assisting with Minnesota State University's other 20 varsity
sports. He worked with several teams that participated in NCAA postseason
As an entire
athletic department Minnesota State ranked second, fourth and 13th in the
Learfield Sports Directors' Cup standings while Bradt worked in the department.
He also was the official statistician for the 2011 Northern Sun Intercollegiate
Conference baseball tournament.
the Minnesota Vikings, Bradt served as a training camp and game day intern
during the 2007 and 2008 seasons. His responsibilities included press box
preparation, transcription of press conferences and interviews, coordination of
interviews, among other duties.
both his bachelor's and master's degree at Minnesota State University. In 2009
he secured a bachelor's degree in Sport Management and completed his master's
in Educational Leadership in the spring of 2011.