Brooks honored for community outreach, academic standing and athletic participation
Four seniors, four juniors and two sophomores were honored
April 22, 2013, Issue #34
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Hurricane to conclude regatta tomorrow
AT TULSA - Was a four-year letterwinner . . . competed in 33 regattas.
SENIOR (2012-13) - Participated in eight regattas . . . was named to the Conference USA All-Tournament Team . . . received the C-USA Spring Spirit of Service Award . . . helped the Collegiate 8+ `A' record a fifth-place mark at the Head of the Oklahoma . . . at the Oklahoma Invite, guided the Varsity 8+ to a win over Central Oklahoma . . . captured wins over Kansas State and UCF in the Varsity 8+ at the Longhorn Invitational . . . assisted the Varsity 8+ to a win over SMU in the Lawless Cup . . . helped the Varsity 8+ finish ahead of Sacramento State and Kansas at the Lake Natoma Invitational . . . at the C-USA Championship, helped the Varsity 8+ claim a second-place Petite Final finish.
JUNIOR (2011-12) - Participated in seven regattas . . . assisted the Varsity 8+ to wins over Kansas, Kansas State and Central Oklahoma at the Oklahoma Invitational . . . at the San Diego Crew Classic, raced the Varsity 8+ to a fifth-place Grand Final finish . . . helped Tulsa capture the Lawless Cup with a top mark in the Varsity 8+ . . . at the C-USA Championship, earned a fifth-place Grand Final finish in the Varsity 8+.
SOPHOMORE (2010-11) - Participated in nine regattas . . . turned in a fourth-place performance with a time of 19:46.5 in the Open 2- with Meredith Papps at the Head of the Hooch . . . posted second-place finishes in the Varsity 8+ Grand Final at both the Southern Intercollegiate Rowing Association Championship and the San Diego Crew Classic . . . at the Conference USA Championship, registered a fifth-place mark in the Second Varsity 8+ Grand Final.
FRESHMAN (2009-10) - Participated in nine regattas . . . assisted the Novice 4+ and Novice 8+ to gold medal finishes at the Boot of the Oklahoma . . . guided the Novice 4+ to a third-place mark at the Head of the Hooch . . . at the Southern Intercollegiate Rowing Association Championship, assisted the Second Varsity 8+ to a fourth-place Grand Final finish . . . recorded a first-place mark in the Collegiate 4x and tallied a second-place finish in the Lightweight 8+ at the US Rowing Championship . . . at the Intercollegiate Rowing Association Championship, tallied a second-place Petite Final mark in the Lightweight 8+.
PRIOR TO TULSA - Rowed for three years with the South Jersey Rowing Club . . . raced the Women's Junior 2x to a second-place finish at the Northeast/Mid-Atlantic Regional Championships and to the petite final at the US Rowing Youth National Championship as a senior . . . advanced to the finals in the Senior 4x `B' at the 2009 Royal Canadian Henley . . . turned in a second-place mark in the US Rowing Club Nationals in the Junior 4+ `A' in 2007 . . . earned the Coach's Award for Dedication as a senior, received the Burlington County Scholastic League All-Star Pole Vault honor as a junior, picked up Most Valuable Athlete and All-South Jersey accolades as a sophomore and was named the Outstanding Freshman in track during her career . . . was a four-year letterwinner in track and field, and a three-year letterwinner in winter track.
PERSONAL - Majoring in exercise and sports science . . . born October 8, 1990 . . . daughter of John and Sheere Brooks . . . her sister, Heather, also rowed at Tulsa . . . was named to the C-USA Commissioner's Honor Roll as a freshman, junior and senior . . . was tabbed to the Tulsa Athletic Director's Honor Roll as a freshman and junior, and to the Tulsa Dean's List as a senior . . . was a Collegiate Rowing Coaches Association Scholar Athlete as a senior.
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