AS A SOPHOMORE: Sprinter focused on 200 meters during sophomore campaign … finished third in the 60 meters at the Blue and Gold Invitational (7.18) … placed tenth in the 200 meters at the Indiana Opener with a time of 22.86 … picked up a fifth place finish in the 200 meters at the Notre Dame Indoor Opener … placed seventh in the 200 meters at the Notre Dame Invitational (22.55).
AS A FRESHMAN: Finished eighth in the 60m at the Blue and Gold Invitational with a time of 8.37 … ran the 60m at the Notre Dame Indoor Opener in 7.29 to finish 11th … also finished 12th in the 200m in 23.04 … finished fourth in the 200m at the Notre Dame Invitational, clocking in at 22.54 … also finished sixth in the 60m in 7.14 … crossed the 200-meter line in 22.55 to finish second at the Indiana Relays … ran a preliminary time of 7.22 in the 60m at the Meyo Invitational … competed in the 200 meters at the BIG EAST Championship, running a preliminary time of 22.72 … opened the outdoor season at the Mike Poehlein Invitational with sixth- and seventh-place finishes in the 100m (11.33) and 200m (22.97), respectively … ran a 100-meter preliminary time of 11.10 at the Ole Miss Invitational … finished first in the 200m in 22.80 at the Eastern Michigan Invitational … also ran a preliminary time of 11.24 in the 100m … competed in the BIG EAST Championships, running a preliminary time of 11.22 in the 100 meters.
HIGH SCHOOL AND PERSONAL: Four-time letterwinner in track & field as well as one in football at Center Senior High School in Kansas City (Mo.) … earned AAU All-America honors five times … a two-time state champion in the 200-meter dash his sophomore and senior seasons … was a conference champion his sophomore season … named all-conference and all-state sophomore, junior and senior seasons … holds the 200-meter dash record at Center Senior … was a member of the record setting 4x100m relay team at Center Senior … member of the National Honor Society and the marching band … born Jan. 16, 1989 in Overland Park, Kan. … son of Janet and Darryl Brooks … youngest of three children … majoring in marketing.
BROOKS[apos] CAREER INDOOR BESTS
|60 Meters (2008 Notre Dame Invitational)||7.14|
|200 Meters (2009 Indiana Relays)||22.52|
BROOKS[apos] CAREER OUTDOOR BESTS
|100 Meters (2009 Ole Miss Invitational)||10.89|
|200 Meters (2009 Ole Miss Invitational)||22.25|