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Aieshia Brooks
Aieshia Brooks

Hometown:
Lithia Springs, Ga.

High School:
Marietta

Height:
5-2

Event:
Sprints


FRESHMAN (2007-08)
INDOOR: Personal best time of 57.92 in the 400-meter came at the C-USA championships in the prelims... Finished eighth in the 400 at LSU Twilight in 59.93... Placed fourth in the 600-meter at the Sykes-Sabock Challenge Cup wiht a season-best 1:35... Ran on Tulane's 4x400 relay team... Also ran 4x200 at New Balance, with a season-best time of 1:41... Top 800-meter time of 2:23.23 a the Houston Indoor Open. OUTDOOR: Turned in a season-best 25.76 in the 200-meter at the Ole Miss Invitational... Placed sixth in the 400-meter at the Southern Miss Invitational... Her top 400-meter time of 57.26 came at the Yellow Jacket Invitational... Part of the 4x400 relay team at the Ole Miss Invitational.

HIGH SCHOOL
Four-year letterman in track and field for coaches Roscoe George and James Richards... Region 5-5A champion in the 400-meter dash in 2004 and in the 4x400-meter relay in 2006.

PERSONAL
Born Aieshia Inez Brooks on Sept. 17, 1989, in Winston-Salem, N.C.... The daughter of David and Lujan Brooks... A member of Marietta High School's first senior-freshman mentor program... Enjoys writing poetry... Plans to major in pre-med - biology and plans to become either a pediatrician or OBGYN.