LaeJon Brooks
LaeJon Brooks
Birth Date: 08/07/1985
Year: Senior
Hometown: West Orange, N.J.
High School: West Orange
Position: Hurdles
Indoors: Ran a 7.65 in the 55 hurdles at ICAAAA's...Placed third in the 55 hurdles at the New England Championships...Placed second in the 55 hurdles a the Atlantic 10 Indoor Championships...Won the 55 meter hurdles at the Rhody Mega meet...Placed seventh in the 55 hurdles at the Reebok Boston Indoor Games...

Outdoors Placed sixth overall and posted a personal best (14.36) in the 110-meter hurdles at the ICAAAA Outdoor Championships ... placed sixth overall at the New England Championships in the 110 hurdles ... also captured two second-place finishes at the Atlantic 10 Outdoor Championships while also capturing Atlantic 10 Rookie of the Year honors.
Indoors Did not compete.

High School:
Ran track for coach Emring ... captained the team from 2000 through 2003 ... awarded New Jersey all-state honors in 2002 in the 400 hurdles and again in 2003 in the both the 400 hurdles and the 110 hurdles ... all-area 2003 Performance of the Year ... 2003 Adidas All-American in the 400 hurdles ... team MVP in 2001-2003 ... NHC Team Conference Champ ... all-conference from 2000-2003 ... Mountaineer Club Athlete of the Year 2003 ... all-conference and all-county for football.

Born on August 8, 1985 ... son of Carl and Sophia Brooks ... worked as a camp counselor in 2003 ... hobbies include video games, weightlifting and music ... most memorable experience was being named All-American in the 400 hurdles at the Adidas Outdoor Track and Field Championships.