Devene Brown is among the many Chippewas who enter the MAC Championships with high hopes of earning a title.
2015 (Outdoor Track and Field): Took first at the Indiana State Gibson Invitational in the discus throw with a distance of 53.32 meter (4/16-18) ... Placed third at the Ohio State Jesse Owens Classic in the discus throw with a distance of 52.95 meter (5/1-2) ... First place winner at the Toledo Invitational in the discus throw (56.99 meter) (5/7-8) ... First place at the MAC Championships in the discus throw with a distance of 56.82 meter (5/14-16) ... Took second place in the hammer throw at the MAC Championships (64.67 meter) (5/14-16) ... Had a 19th place finish at the NCAA Championships in the hammer throw with a distance of 209 ft. (6/11).
2015 (Indoor Track and Field): Won the weight throw at the CMU Jack Skoog Dual with distance of 18.85 meter (1/16) ... Won the shot put at the CMU Jack Skoog Dual with a distance of 17.16 meter (1/16) ... At the CMU-EMU Duals/ CMU-EMU-WMU Tris, won both the shot put (17.40 meter) and the weight throw (19.59 meter) (1/30) ... At the MAC Championships, finished second in the shot put with a distance of 17.99 meter and came in fourth in the weight throw with a distance of 19.94 meter (2/27-28).
2014 (Outdoor Track and Field): Placed second in the hammer throw (204-02) and third in the discus throw (178-02.4) at the Louisville Lenny Lyles-Clark Wood Invitational (3/29) ... finished third in the discus throw (173-05) at the MSU Spartan Invite (4/5) ... won the hammer throw tying his personal best with a mark of 207-10 and placed second in the discus throw (174-3) at the Western Kentucky Hilltopper Relays (4/12) ... finished third in the discus with a mark of 182-10 at the University of California San Diego Triton Invitational (4/26) ... won the discus throw (175-06) and placed third in the shot put (56-2.50) at the Indiana Billy Hayes Invite (5/3) ... finished second in the discus throw (189-10) and fourth in the hammer throw (195-02) at the GVSU Last Chance Meet (5/10) ... place third in the discus throw (188-2), third in the hammer throw (208-00) and fifth in the shot put (56-06.75) at the MAC Outdoor Championships (5/15).
2014 (Indoor Track and Field): Won the shot put (54-3.30) at the CMU Jack Skoog Open (1/17) ... finished fourth in the shot put (53-3.75) at the EMU Triangular-Quad (2/1) ... placed third in the discus throw with a distance of 165-5 and won the shot put (53-9) at the Akron Invitational (2/8) ... finished second in the shot put with a mark of 53-7.5 at the GVSU Tune-Up (2/22) ... placed fourth in the shot put with a mark of 58-0.50 at the MAC Indoor Championships (2/28).
2013 (Outdoor Track and Field): finished second in both the hammer throw (164-1) and the discus (152-6) at the USF Open (3/8).
High School: Holds school records in discus and high jump ... named team captain for four years ... named all-state in 2008, 2009 and 2010 ... earned all-conference honors in 2008, 2009 and 2010 ... MHSAA Class B runner-up in discus in 2010 ... three-year state qualifier (2008-10) ... lettered in football and basketball.
Career Bests: Discus (174-3); Shot Put (58-0.50); Hammer (212-11); High Jump (6-05).