Minnesota had 10 top-10 finishes at the Janis Rider Invitational Saturday
Anne Ferguson, Devin Stanford, Agnes Esser and Audra Winter won events for Minnesota
Erin Hawkins ran a career-best 24.14 in the 200m to move into second among all-time Gopher sprinters
Photos of Gopher Women's Track & Field at the Parents Day Invite on February 21, 2015.
Photos of Gopher Women's Track & Field at the Concordia Invitational on April 18th, 2015
Gopher Women's Track & Field Macalester Invitational April 25th, 2015.
Gopher Women's Track & Field competes at St.Thomas on April 29, 2015.
Womens Track at the Tommie Twilight 4.29.2015
2015 Season -- Indoor: Ran six races, competing in the 200m, 400m and 4x400m relay • ran a career-best 27.03 in the 200m at the Minnesota Open • placed 10th in her lone open 400m in 1:02.16 at the St. Thomas Showcase • ran on runner-up 4x400m relay team at both the Minnesota Open and Parents Day Invite.
2015 Season -- Outdoor: Ran 11 races, including the 100m, 200m and 400m • ran season bests and placed fifth in both the 100m (12.65) and the 200m (26.04) at the Holst Invitational • ran the 400m twice, including a season-best 1:01.27 at the Janis Rider Invite.
2014 Season: Redshirted the indoor and outdoor track & field seasons.
High School: A 2013 graduate of Somerset High School • high school coaches were Dave Praschak • set Somerset school records in the 100m, 200m and 4x400m relay • 2010 conference, regional and sectional champions in track • 2012 regional champions in track • four-year Wisconsin Division II state meet competitor • as a senior, took third in the 200m (25.78) and eighth in the 100m (12.83) at the state meet • as a junior, finished fourth in the 4x100m relay (50.21), fifth in the 200m (25.88) and eighth in the 100m (12.70) at the state meet • competed in the 4x200m relay at the state meet as a freshman (sixth in 1:46.19) and as a sophomore (15th in 1:49.54) • 4x100m relay took 14th (51.43) in the state as a sophomore • ran high school career-best times in the indoor 60m (7.52), indoor 200m (26.94), outdoor 100m (12.43) and outdoor 200m (25.78).
Personal: Born January 1, 1995 • plans to major in actuarial sciences • daughter of Scott Broome and Julie Tangen • has one younger brother, Garret • National Honor Society member • received academic honors • enjoys traveling.
|Broome's Indoor Career Bests (2015 Final)|
|200m||27.03||Minnesota Open (1/17/15)|
|400m||1:02.16||St. Thomas Showcase (2/13/15)|
|Broome's Outdoor Career Bests (2015 Final)|
|100m||12.65||Holst Invitational (4/18/15)|
|200m||26.04||Holst Invitational (4/18/15)|
|400m||1:01.27||Janis Rider Invitational (4/25/15)|
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