2012-2013: Coxswain of the freshman eight boat in the Snake Regatta (Oct. 13) that had the best time of any freshman boat…part of second varsity eight boat that won races against Marist (March 30) and Bucknell (April 28)…member of third varsity eight boat that had victories against Georgetown (April 20) and Rutgers (April 21)…named to 2013 IRA All-Academic team.
Before Holy Cross:
Three-year member of the varsity rowing team at Nutley High School
for coach Kevin Smyth…team won the Passaic River Sprints
points trophy in 2009 and 2011…coxswain of the men’s
lightweight four that placed third at the Garden State Scholastic
Rowing Championship…competed at the 2010, 2011 and 2012 SRAA
National Championship...vice president of Key Club from
2010-2012…member of National Honor Society and Italian
Language Honor Society.
Personal: Son of Louis and Linda Brooks…has one brother (Louis)...has not yet declared a major.