Women's Track and Field Roster

Halley Brocker

Year Jr.
Event High Jump
Hometown Ankeny, Iowa
High School Des Moines Roosevelt

Year at Gustavus: Senior
What events are you in? Are you in both cross country and track and field?: I am in high jump.
Where did you go to high school?: Des Moines Roosevelt High School
Where is your hometown?: Ankeny, Iowa
Tell me about your family (siblings, are any of your family members current/previous Gusties?): Dad - Kirk, Mom - Pamela, Sisters - Celia and Claire (we are triplets)
Tell me about your experiences so far at Gustavus: Gustavus has offered me the opportunity to continue and expand my education, compete at a higher level of track and field. I am very fortunate to be able to go here and learn and get my undergraduate degree in Psychology.
What volunteering or community service have you done in and/or out of college?: I volunteer with BPLP (Big Partner Little Partner).
What other extracurricular activities, clubs, or organizations are you a part of?: I am a part of BPLP and I am a student leader in the cafeteria.
How have these activities changed your time at Gustavus?: They have allowed me to make new friends and step outside of my comfort zone.
Have you been a part of any movements that work for social justice or change? What are you passionate about?: I am passionate about racial justice in this country. I went to BLM protests in Des Moines this summer to show my support and be a part of a movement I believe strongly in. I am also very passionate about climate change and try to live my life as clean and sustainable as I can.
Tell me about any high school athletic and academic achievements or awards that you have earned: I was all conference academic and won conference in the high jump 3 times. I also went to state in the high jump 3 times.
Tell me about your college academic and athletic achievements that you have earned . (Captain, All-American, all-conference, academic all-conference, etc, and include year): In 2020 for indoor conference I was a letter winner (1st letter).
Why did you choose Gustavus?: I honestly can't remember sorry :/ I guess it was the cheapest option for me haha.
In your opinion what makes the Gustavus cross country/track and field programs different from other colleges?: We cheer for each other better and louder than any school in the MIAC.