OU Track and Field BIO
Brooke Garner
Player Profile:
Brooke Garner 1373345
Position: Throws
Year: Sophomore
Hometown: Tulsa, Okla.
High School: Edison

• 2014 Big 12 Indoor Scorer (Shot Put)

Indoor Collegiate Bests
Shot Put: 49-1.75 (14.98m), 2013
Weight Throw: 58-03.75 (17.77m), 2014

Outdoor Collegiate Bests
Shot Put: 50-6.25 (15.40m), 2013
Hammer Throw: 174-8.00 (53.23m), 2013

Placed eighth in the shot put (49-01.00/14.96m) and 11th in the weight throw (53-04.25/16.26m) at the Big 12 Championships... Placed third in the shot put with a put of 49-1.5 (14.97m) at the Texas A&M Invitational... Finished fourth in shot put (48-09.50/14.87m) and seventh in weight throw, with a career best of 58-03.75 (17.77m)  at the Razorback Invitational... Placed second in shot put (47-6.50/14.49m) and fourth in weight throw (55-06.50/16.93m) at the J.D. Martin Invitational...Opened the season with two top-five finishes including first place in shot put with a 47-11.75 (14.62m) effort and a 56-11.50 (17.36m) in weight throw for fourth place at the Sooner Opener.

Finished the outdoor season with a 49-1.00 (14.96) throw for 37th place at the NCAA Regionals… Threw for 49-0.25 (14.94) and a 13th place finish at the Big 12 Championships… Threw for 48-5.25 (14.76) in the shot put for a sixth place finish at the Dr. Pepper Classic… Her 170-8.00 (52.02) hammer throw was good for a seventh place finish… Placed second in shot put with a 47-9.00 (14.55) at the John Jacobs Invitational… Had a fourth place finish in hammer throw with a 170-5.00 (51.94) effort… Threw  a career-best in the shot put (50-6.25/15.40) to place third at the John McDonnell Invitational…Won the shot put competition with a throw of 48-02.50 (14.69m) and posted Oklahoma’s best performance in the hammer throw (172-02.00/52.47m) to finish third overall at the North Texas Classic… Recorded a career-best distance in the hammer throw at the Arkansas Spring Invitational with a fifth-place finish (174-8.00/53.23)…Added a seventh place finish in the shot put (47-10.00/14.58m)…Threw the fifth-best hammer throw in OU history after she totaled a distance of 170-5 (51.94), to finish fourth in the field, and added a runner-up throw of 47-9 (14.55m) in the shot put…Opened the outdoor season with a second-place, 166-6.00 (50.75m) hammer throw at the Tulsa Duels. (Indoor) Finished 12th in the shot put with a throw of 48-11.50 (14.92m) at the Big 12 Indoor Championships...Took first in the women's shot put with a 48-2.50 (14.69m) toss at the Varsity Apartments Invitational to own the meet record. She also placed fourth in women's weight throw with a 53-01.00 (16.18m) effort...Opened her freshman campaign with a pair of second-place finishes at the J.D. Martin Invitational in both the shot put and weight throw with marks of 49-1.75 (14.98m) and 54-6.75 (16.63m), respectively. Her collegiate debut in the weight throw was enough to earn a spot in the OU Record books, with the sixth-best throw in program history.

Redshirted. (Indoor) Competed unattached at the Oklahoma Christian Indoor Invitational I ... Threw 47-8.00 in the shot put and 49-4.25 in the weight throw ... Threw 47-2.25 as an unattached athlete in the shot put at the Oklahoma Christian Invitational II ... Also threw 49-11 in the weight throw ... Took fifth in the weight throw at the Oklahoma Invitational as an unattached athlete (54-8.00) ... Threw 46-7.50 to finish fourth in the shot put ... Competed unattached at the John Jacobs Invitational ... Finished second in the shot put (48-6.75) and fifth in the hammer throw (162-7).

High School
Competed in shot and discus at Edison High School in Tulsa ... EHS shot and discus record holder ... Named a Nike Junior Olympic All-American ... Tulsa World Female Track Athlete of the Year ... Oklahoma Meet-of-Champions shot put champion ... 5A state champion in shot and discus senior year ... State champion in shot put as a junior ... Third-place at 2011 Junior Olympic Nationals ... Earned Green Country Conference Player of the Year honors in softball.

Full name is Brooke Nicole Garner ... Daughter of Robin Daniels and Gerald Garner ... Has two siblings, Jordan and Jessica ... Cousin Reggie Young played football at Pittsburgh State.

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