Brook Handler
Brook Handler

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Rochester Hills, Mich.

High School:
Rochester

Event:
Mid-Distance

Elig. (In/Out):
JR/JR


07/23/2014

Eight Wolverines Earn USTFCCCA All-Academic Recognition

Women's Track and Field Lands Eight on USTFCCCA All-Academic List

06/14/2014

Handler Runs to All-America Status in NCAA 1,500m Final

Handler Runs to All-America Status in Women's 1,500m Final

04/04/2014

Wolverine Athlete Spotlight: Brook Handler

Women's Track & Field Spotlight: Brook Handler

04/02/2014

Handler Runs Her Way to Big Ten Track Athlete of the Week

Handler Runs Her Way to B1G Women's Track Athlete of the Week

03/28/2014

Handler's 1,500m PR Produces Win on Day One at Raleigh Relays

Handler Wins Women's 1,500-Meter Run to Open Raleigh Relays

Last Updated: June 16, 2014

At Michigan ... Two-time USTFCCCA All-America first team (2014: indoor distance medley relay, outdoor 1,500m) ... Member of 11th-straight Big Ten champion distance medley relay team (2014) ... All-Big Ten first team (2014, DMR) ... Big Ten Track Athlete of the Week (April 2, 2014) ... Big Ten Distinguished Scholar (2013) ... Two-time Academic All-Big Ten (2013, '14) ... Three-time U-M Athletic Academic Achievement Award winner (2012, '13, '14).

Junior (2014) ... Two-time All-America first team (indoor distance medley relay, outdoor 1,500m) ... Member of 11th-straight Big Ten champion distance medley relay ... All-Big Ten first team indoor (DMR) ... Big Ten Track Athlete of the Week (April 2) ... Academic All-Big Ten ... U-M Athletic Academic Achievement Award winner.

Outdoor
At the NCAA Outdoor Championships (June 11-14), finished sixth in the 1,500-meter run (4:20.45, 4:17.84p) to earn All-America first team honors ... At the NCAA East Preliminary Rounds (May 29-31), finished 12th in the 1,500-meter run (4:15.48) to qualify for the NCAA Championships ... At the Big Ten Outdoor Championships (May 16-18), placed fifth in the 1,500-meter run (4:18.24) and did not finish the 5,000-meter run ... At the Toledo Invitational (May 9), won the 800-meter run (2:09.78) ... At the Payton Jordan Invitational (May 4), finished sixth overall and second among collegians in Section 2 of the 1,500-meter run (4:15.82) ... At the Mt. SAC Relays (April 18), finished second in the Olympic Development Elite 5,000-meter run (16:04.99) ... At the California/Virginia Tri-Meet (April 5), won the 1,500-meter run (4:20.99) and 3,000-meter run (9:28.78) ... At the Raleigh Relays (March 28-29), won the invitational 1,500-meter run (4:18.26) -- named Big Ten Track Athlete of the Week for her performances (April 2).

Indoor
At the NCAA Indoor Championships (March 14-15), ran the mile leg of the distance medley relay that took fifth (11:14.60) ... At the Big Ten Indoor Championships (Feb. 28-March1), finished second in the mile run (4:37.79) and ran the mile leg of the distance medley relay that won U-M's 11th straight Big Ten title (11:12.52) ... At the SPIRE Invitational (Feb. 14-15), won the 800-meter run (2:06.16) and ran the mile leg of the winning distance medley that set a new SPIRE record (11:00.20) ... At the Notre Dame Meyo Invitational (Feb. 7-8), finished fifth in the mile run (4:37.68) ... At the Simmons-Harvey Invitational (Jan. 18), finished fourth in the 800-meter run behind three post-collegiate runners (2:08.55, 2:07.09#).

Sophomore (2013) ... Big Ten Distinguished Scholar ... Academic All-Big Ten ... U-M Athletic Academic Achievement Award winner.

Outdoor
At the NCAA East Preliminary Rounds (May 23-25), finished 31st in the first round of the 1,500-meter run (4:26.24) ... At the Big Ten Outdoor Championships (May 10-12), finished ninth in the 3,000-meter steeplechase (10:26.99) ... At the Toledo Invitational (May 2-3), placed fourth in the 800-meter run (2:07.44) and ran the third leg of the 4x400-meter relay that took fifth (3:50.30) ... At the Penn Relays (April 25-27), finished fourth in the 3,000-meter steeplechase (10:28.05) ... At the Kansas Relays (April 18-20), took fifth in the seeded college 1,500-meter run (4:22.55) ... At the California/Virginia Tri-Meet (April 6), won the 3,000-meter steeplechase (10:28.05) ... At the Raleigh Relays (March 29-30), finished runner up in section 2 of the 1,500-meter run (4:26.44) and ran the first leg of the winning 4x1,500-relay (17:44.57)... At the Vanderbilt Black & Gold Invitational (March 22-23), finished third in the 2,000-meter steeplechase (6:50.34) and ninth in the 1,500-meter run (4:32.21).

Indoor
At the Notre Dame Wilson Invitational (March 1-2), finished seventh in the mile run (4:47.75) ... At the Big Ten Indoor Championships (Feb. 22-23), finished fourth in the mile run (4:43.24) ... At the SPIRE Invitational (Feb. 8-9), finished fourth in the mile run (4:40.63) and ran the third leg of the winning distance medley relay (11:09.39) ... At the Notre Dame Meyo Invitational (Feb. 1-2), finished 10th in the 3,000-meter Invitational run (9:38.12) ... Against Michigan State (Jan. 26), finished third in the 800-meter run (2:10.19) and third in the mile run (4:45.02) ... At the Simmons-Harvey Invitational (Jan. 19), finished second in the 800-meter run (2:12.56) and ran the first leg of the 'A' 4x400-meter relay that finished second (3:52.34).

Freshman (2012) ... U-M Athletic Academic Achievement Award winner.
Outdoor
At the Big Ten Outdoor Championships (May 11-13), finished 26th in the 3,000-meter steeplechase (10:59.75) ... Placed second in the 800-meter run (2:11.97) at the Len Paddock Invitational (May 4) ... At the Payton Jordan Invitational (April 29), finished 13th in section five of the 1,500-meter run (4:37.94) ... Placed third in the 3,000-meter steeplechase (10:51.76) at the Sea Ray Relays (April 13) ... At the USC Trojan Invitational (March 23), placed fourth in the 3,000-meter run (9:49.21) ... Finished fourth in the 1,500-meter run (4:27.05) at the Yellow Jacket Invitational (March 31).

Indoor
Placed 16th in the mile run (4:47.40) at the Notre Dame Alex Wilson Invitational (March 3) ... At the Big Ten Indoor Championships (Feb. 24-25), finished sixth in the finals of the 800-meter run (2:08.92) ... At the Nebraska Mark Colligan Memorial (Jan. 28), took sixth in the 800-meter run (2:11.42) and mile run (4:58.76) ... Finished second in the 800-meter run (2:13.82), while also contributing on the third-place 4x400-meter relay team (3:56.49) at "The Dual" vs. Ohio State (Jan. 14).

Prep ... Graduated from Rochester High School (2011) ... National Honor Society ... Academic All-State ... Track & Field ... Member of state championship team, including 4x800-meter champion team in 2010 ... Runner-up in the 800-meter (2010) ... At the 2011 state meet, second in the 1,600-meter and third in the 800-meter ... Third at the 2011 USA Junior Outdoor Track & Field Championships in the 1,500-meter (4:24.44) ... Cross Country ... Member of state championship team in 2007 ... Individual state champion in 2010 ... Finished eighth out of 256 runners at the 2011 Foot Locker Midwest Cross Country Championships.


Personal ... Enrolled in the College of Engineering ... Majoring in chemical engineering ... Born on January 24, 1993 ... Daughter of Douglas and Tracy Handler.

Collegiate Personal Bests

Event Time Date
600m (I) 1:38.04 2-10-12
800m (I) 2:06.16 2-15-14
Mile (I) 4:40.63 2-9-13
3,000m (I) 9:38.12 2-2-13
800m (O) 2:07.44 5-3-13
1,500m (O) 4:15.48 5-31-14
3,000m (O) 9:28.78 4-5-14
3,000m Steeplechase (O) 10:26.99 5-11-13
5,000m (O) 16:04.99 4-18-14
   

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