Hollie Brooks
Hollie Brooks


Laurinburg, N.C.

High School:
Scotland County

Middle Distance

2008: Track and Field: Competed indoor in the mile, 800, 1,000, and 3,000-meter events ... Turned in her career-best time in the 1,000-meter run at the Virginia Tech Invitational with a time of 3:16.49 ... Participated outdoor in the 800 and 1,500-meter runs ... Best performance was at the CCU Invitational, where she turned in a time of 4:58.42 in the 1,500-meter run.

2007: Cross Country: Ran in all five meets for the Pirates ... Set a career-best time of 19:22 at the Pirate Invitational ... Finished in 68th-place at the Conference USA Championship with a time of 21:24.6... Track and Field: Competed in the 800- and 1,500-meter runs at various meets throughout the outdoor season ... Best result came at the Freedom Games where she placed 10th in the 1,500-meter run with a time of 5:12.84.

2006: Cross Country: Participated in five of six events during the season ... Took two top-20 finishes ... Best result came at the McAlister's Deli Invite in Greenville where she helped the Pirates take the team title with a time of 20:11 (13th place) ... Track and Field: Finished first at the Virginia Tech Invitational (800-meter) with a time of 2:25:89 ... Placed 18th at both the Gator Invitational (2:24:31) and the Carolina Invitational (2:24:58) ... Finished fourth at the Virginia Tech Invitational in the 1,000-meter run with a time of 3:11:84.

2005: Cross Country: Only event was the McAlister's Deli Invite, where she placed 43rd with a time of 23:13:10 ... Did not compete in the other five events.

High School: Finished fourth at the North Carolina State Championships in the 4x400-meter relay as a junior ... Set the conference record in the 800-meter event ... Captured conference and regional titles ... 4-A East Regional track champions ... Lettered in four sports (basketball, soccer, cross country and track).

Personal: Intended academic major is business with a concentration in marketing ... Daughter of Ricky and June Brooks ... National Honor Society member in high school.