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 place in the shot put at the Gibson Invitational 15.15m (4/16-18)... Won the discus throw at the Gibson invitational with a distance of 51.57m (4/16-18)...First place winner at the Toledo invitational in the discus throw with a distance of 53.89m (5/7-8)... Took second at the MAC Championships in the discus throw (52.97m)(5/14-16)... Took fourth while setting a career best distance in the shot put with a distance of 16.16 in the MAC Championships (5/14-16).... Earned Second Team All-American honors with a ninth place finish at the NCAA Championships in the discus throw with a season best distance of 54.45m (6/13).
2015 (Indoor Track and Field): In the Jack Skoog Dual, took first in shot put with a throw of 14.98m, and finished second in weight throw with 15.40m (1/15-16) ... Took first place in shot put with a throw of 15.26m at the SVSU Doug Hansen Open (1/23) ... Finished first place at the SPIRE NCAA D-1 Indoor T&F Invitational in shot put with a throw of 15.08m (1/30) ... In the GVSU Tune Up, took first place in shot put with a toss of 15.03m (2/20) ... Tossed a career best in shot put at the MAC Championships with a throw of 15.39m to finish fourth (2/27-28) ...
Discus school record holder (179-03)
Placed second in the discus throw (173-01.9) at the Lenny Lyles-Clark Wood Invitational (3/29) ... won the discus throw with a mark of 179-03 at the Spartan Invite (4/5) ... placed first in the discus throw with a mark of 172-00 at the Hilltopper Relays (4/12) ... finished 15th in shot put with a mark of 46-05.50 at the Triton Invite (4/26) ... placed third in the discus throw (171-06) and fifth in the shot put (49-05.75) at the MAC Outdoor Championships (5/15).
2014 (Indoor Track and Field): Finished fourth in the shot put (45-03.5) and third in the weight throw (56-02.5) at the EMU Triangular-Quad (2/1) ... placed third in the shot put (45-01.75) and tenth in the weight throw (48-10.25) at the GVSU Tune-Up (2/22) ... placed ninth in the shot put (46-05.50) and fifteenth in the weight throw (50.03.50) at the MAC Indoor Championships (2/28).
2013 (Outdoor Track and Field: Took third in both the shot put, 47-02.25, and the discus, 160-06, at the John Jacobs Invitational (3/24) ... won and set a school-record in the discus (168-04) at the Grand Rapids Open (3/28) .. Won the Penn Relays, breaking the school record she previously set with a throw of 177-0 (4/26).
High School: Took second in discus at Penn Relays in 2011. Second at the Boys and Girls Championship in Jamaica.
Career Bests: Shot put (47-02.25) Discus (179-03) Weight throw (51-00.00)