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' CAREER INDOOR BESTS
|60 Meters (2008 Notre Dame Invitational)||7.14|
|200 Meters (2009 Indiana Relays)||22.52|
BROOKS' CAREER OUTDOOR BESTS
|100 Meters (2009 Ole Miss Invitational)||10.89|
|200 Meters (2009 Ole Miss Invitational)||22.25|