Jackie Chalmers & Devon Brook at UC San Diego

Jackie Chalmers was a member of the UC San Diego Women's 4x400 Meter Relay that won the California Collegiate Invitational on 4/2 in 3:48.93.
Jackie Chalmers, bottom right, was a member of the UC San Diego Women’s 4×400 Meter Relay that won the California Collegiate Invitational on 4/2 in 3:48.93.

Jackie Chalmers
Position: Sprints
Year: Junior
City/State: Santa Rosa, CA
High School: Montgomery HS
College: Muir
Major: Physiology and Neuroscience
Experience: 2 Letters

Triton Athletes’ Council (TAC) team representative.

USTFCCCA All-Region (4×400 relay) … CCAA All-Academic … CCAA Spring All-Academic … UCSD Athletics All-Academic Team … Ran 57.57 in the 400 at the California Collegiate Championships … Member of the 4×400 relay team that took third at the CCAA Championships (3:49.83) … Took first in as a member of the 4×100 at the All-UC Championships (48.01) … First place finish at the California Collegiate Invitational as part of the 4×400 relay team with a time of 3:45.44.

USTFCCCA All-Academic … CCAA All-Academic … Made her collegiate debut for the Tritons at the Rossi Relays (2/22), running the second leg of the 4×400 relay team that won first place … Placed second as part of the 4×400 relay squad at the CCAA Championships (5/3) … Also ran on the winning 4×400 relay teams at the All-Cal Championships (3/8), the San Diego Collegiate Challenge (3/15), the Soka Peace Invitational (4/19), and the Oxy Invite (5/10) … Competed in the 400 meters, running a personal-best time of 56.87 for the season at the Pomona-Pitzer Invitational (4/12) … Finished eighth overall in the 400 meters at the CCAA Championships.

A 2013 graduate of Montgomery High School in Santa Rosa … Two-time team captain and MVP in track and field … MHS Athlete of the Year and All-North Bay League (NBL) First Team as a senior, when she won NBL titles in the 200 meters and 400 and placed fourth in the 400 at the CIF North Coast Section (NCS) Championships … All-NBL Second Team as a sophomore and junior … Montgomery record-holder in her specialty, the 400, and No. 2 on the Redwood Empire’s all-time list … Part of top-three 4×100 and 4×400 relays in MHS records … 4×400 placed first at Redwood Empire Championships her senior year … Adidas/Heart and Sole Redwood Empire Athlete of the Week as a senior … Best times included 56.53 in the 400, 25.55 in the 200 and 12.72 in the 100, the latter two also among the top five in school history … NCS Scholar Athlete and Distinguished Scholastic Team … Competed in soccer and cross country as well.

Born Feb. 17, 1995 in Berkeley … Parents are John and Mary Ellen Chalmers … Has one older sister named Christen who was a member of the UCSD women’s soccer program during the 2011 and 2012 seasons … Physiology and neuroscience major at Muir College … Most memorable moment in track to date was breaking Montgomery’s record in the 400 meters as a senior … Lists theatre as a hobby … Favorite athlete is Olympic gold medalist Sanya Richards-Ross … Top movie is Dreamgirls … Listens to Luke Bryan … Loves Pad Thai.

Jackie Chalmers
12, Montgomery
1st NCS Redwood 56.73
1st Viking Classic 57.12
1st NBL 57.17
1st SR Twilight 58.08
1st Big Cat 59.74
2nd Dan Gabor 58.27
4th NCS MOC 56.53
5th Woody Wilson 56.93
56.53 1st 2013, 2nd All-Time
1st Viking Classic 25.90 +5.0
1st NBL 26.11 -0.8
2nd NCS Redwood 25.55 +2.0
13th NCS MOC 26.55 -2.1
25.55 +2.0 1st 2013, 13th All-Time, =12th All-Time FAT, =5th All-Time wind legal
12.72 1st 2013, 45th All-Time, 30th All-Time FAT, 12.85 +1.3 12th All-Time wind legal
400 Relay
1st Dan Gabor 50.53
1st SR Twilight 51.18
3rd NBL 50.95
50.53 3rd 2013, 46th All-Time
1600 Relay
1st NCS Redwood 4:03.74, split 58.8
1st SR Twilight 4:11.06
4:03.74 1st 2013, 21st All-Time

Devon Brook
Position: Jumps/Throws
Year: Senior
City/State: Windsor, CA
High School: Windsor HS
College: Roosevelt
Major: History
Experience: 3 Letters

USTFCCCA All-Region (high jump) … USTFCCCA All-Academic … CCAA All-Academic … CCAA Spring All-Academic … CCAA Athlete of the Week (3/17) … Represented UCSD in the javelin at the CCAA Championships, finishing 10th after recording a throw of 104’6″ … Hit a mark of 106’1 in javelin at the California Collegiate Invitational … Cleared 5’7” in a win in the high jump at the San Diego Collegiate Championships, currently the fifth best mark in UCSD history.

CCAA All-Academic … Placed second in the high jump at the CCAA Championships (5/3) with a height of 5’4.25″ … Had a season-best mark of 33’9.5″ in the triple jump at the Rossi Relays (2/22) … Threw the javelin 94’7″ at the Soka Peace Invitational (4/19) for her best mark of the season.

CCAA All-Academic … Competed in all three jumping events … Produced season-best measures in the high jump and long jump at the UCSD Triangular meet, where she was sixth in the high jump (5’1″) and ninth in the long jump (15’9.75″) … The Pomona-Pitzer Invitational was also a huge meet for her, where she went a season-best distance of 32’6.25″ in the triple jump.

A 2012 graduate of Windsor High School … Named WHS Female Athlete of the Year as a senior (2012) … Made All-Sonoma County League (SCL) during all four years (2009-12) … Earned All-Empire Girls Track Second Team honors during junior and senior years (2011-12) and All-Empire Girls Track Honorable Mention recognition as a freshman and sophomore with the Jaguars (2009-10) … Was team captain in both her junior and senior years … Holds WHS-record marks in the high jump (5’2″), long jump (17’0″) and triple jump (33’5.75″) … Earned her top high jump mark at the SCL Finals to finish second overall as a junior (2011) and matched that mark and finish at the 2012 Viking Track Classic as a senior … Took third in her personal-best measure in the long jump at the North Coast Section(NCS)/Les Schwab Redwood Empire Area Track & Field Championships during her senior year (2012) … Settled for seventh place in her career-best leap in the triple jump at the same meet … Finished seventh in the long jump (16’10.75″) at the NCS Meet of Champions Finals and 21st in the triple jump (32’1.5″) at the NCS Meet of Champions Prelims in 2012 … Ended the 2011 NCS Meet of Champions Finals with a ninth-place showing in the high jump (5’1″) … Also ran a leg of the 4×100-meter relay team, which set the school-record time of 51.12 seconds in her final year at WHS (2012) … Additionally, played tennis and basketball for the Jaguars.

Born Aug. 8, 1993 in San Francisco … Parents are Michael and Sue Brook … Has a younger sister named Zoe who is on the UC Santa Cruz tennis team … History major at Roosevelt College … Enjoys writing, dancing, poetry and reading … Is a fan of the San Francisco 49ers and Giants.

Devon Brook
Long Jump
2nd SCL 16-7 1/4
3rd NCS Redwood 17-0 +1.0
7th NCS MOC 16-10¾ +3.1
17-0 +1.0 4th ’12, =37th All-Time
High Jump
2nd Viking Classic 5-2
=2nd SCL 5-0
5-2 3rd ’12, =37th All-Time
Triple Jump
33-0½ 9th ’12, 32-1½ +0.2
400 Relay