Brooks Named America East Track and Field Male Performer of the Week
CAMBRIDGE, Mass.--Junior Aaron Brooks (Upper Marlboro, Md./DeMatha) has been named America East Track and Field Male Performer of the Week for the second time this year, the conference announced Tuesday.
Brooks won the discus throw at the Maryland Invitational with an IC4A-qualifying and America East Conference season-best throw of 49.01 meters (160'9"). The junior also finished fourth in the shot put with a throw of 14.54 meters (47'8.5") and the hammer throw with a heave of 43.64 meters (143'2"). Brooks led the Retrievers to a first-place team finish at the meet.