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 400m hurdles at the Lenny Lyle-Clark Wood Invitational (1:01.94) (3/27)... Second place winner at the Golden Grizzly Duals in the 400m hurdles with a time of 1:00.75 (4/11)... Took second place at the Toledo invitational in the 400m hurdles with a career best time of 59.69 (5/7-8).
2015 (Indoor Track and Field): Started the indoor season by finishing first place in the 4x400m relay, the team ran a 3:55.77 at the Jack Skoog Dual (1/16) ... Finished sixth place in the 400m dash with a time of 57.72 at the SVSU Doug Hansen Open (1/23) ... 4x400m relay team took first place at the CMU-EMU Dual/CMU-EMU-WMU Tri with a time of 3:51.47 (1/30) ... Ran a personal career best in the 400m dash with a time of 57.05 to finish in 39th place at the Meyo Invitational (2/6-7) ... The 4x400m relay team took third place in the MAC Championships with a time of 3:48.82 (2/27) ...
2014 (Outdoor Track and Field): Placed third in the 400m hurdles (1:03.96) and was a member of the 4x400 relay team which placed first (3:51.35) at the Lenny Lyles-Clark Wood Invitational (3/29) ... placed third in the 400m hurdles with a mark of 1:03.20 at the Hilltopper Relays (4/12) ... finished eighth in the 400m hurdles (1:02.71) at the Jesse Owens Track Classic (4/19) ... placed sixth in the 400m hurdles with a mark of 1:01.68 at the Billy Hayes Invite (5/3) ... finished tenth in the 400m hurdles (1:03.68) at the GVSU Last Chance Meet (5/10) ... placed seventh in the 400m hurdles (1:01.84) and was part of the 4x400m relay team which placed fifth (3:43.48) at the MAC Outdoor Championships (5/15).
2014 (Indoor Track and Field): Finished fifth in the 60m hurdles (9.69) and first in the 4x400m relay (3:55.06) at the Central Michigan Jack Skoog Open (1/17) ... finished twelfth in the 60m hurdles (9.43), part of the 4x400m relay which finished third (3.29.15) and finished seventh in the high jump (5-01) at the EMU Triangular-Quad (2/1) ... finished sixteenth in the long jump with a mark of 16-3.00 at the Akron Invitational (2/8) ... placed sixth in the 60m hurdles (9.43) at the GVSU Tune-Up (2/22) ... finished eleventh in the Indoor Pentathlon at the MAC Indoor Championships (2/28).
2012 (Outdoor Track and Field): Finished 10th in the 400m hurdles (1:06.94) at the Toledo Collegiate Challenge (3/31) ... finished 7th in the 400m hurdles with a career-best time of 1:06.54 at the Spartan Invitational (4/7) ... finished 12th in the 400m dash (59.70) and 13th in the 400m hurdles (1:06.94) at the Western Kentucky Hilltopper Relays (4/14) ... finished 9th in the 400m hurdles (1:05.06), and ran a leg of the winning 4x400m relay team (3:46.02) at the Al Owens Classic (4/21) ... finished third in the 400m hurdles (1:06.54) at the Lyle Bennett Open (4/28) ... finished 18th in the 400m dash in a career-best 58.46 and ran a leg of the 5th-place 4x400m relay team (3:46.54) at the MAC Championships (5/10-5/12).
2012 (Indoor Track and Field): Finished 6th in the 400m (59.64) and ran a leg of the 4x400m relay (4:04.26) at the GVSU Lakers Early Bird (12/2) ... finished 8th in the 60m hurdles (9.74), 4th in the 400m dash (1:00.97), and ran a leg of the winning 4x400m relay team (4:01.94) at the Chip Invite (1/13) ... finished 9th in the 400m dash (1:01.2) at the Red Simmons Invitational (1/21) ... finished 6th in the blue division 400m dash in a career-best 58.70 at the Akron Invitational (2/11) ... ran a leg of the 5th place 4x400m relay team (3:46.25) at the MAC Championships (2/25).
High School: Runner-up in the 300m hurdles at the 2009 MHSAA Division 2 Track and Field State Meet; finished eighth place in 2011 ... qualified for state meet all four years of high school in a total of nine events ... school record holder in the 300m hurdles, 400m dash and 800m relay ... earned individual academic all-state honors in volleyball and basketball and was salutatorian of her graduating class ... also lettered in basketball and volleyball.
Career Bests: 400m dash (57.78); 600m dash (1:48.21); 800m run (2:21.45); 400m hurdles (59.69); 100m hurdles (15.58); 60m hurdles (9.27); Long jump (16-3.00); High Jump (5-01); Shot Put (31-06.75).