Brooks played four years as the shortstop for theBridgewater College Eagles. As team captain Brooks helpedlead the Eagles to the record books in 2006 with 32 team wins(most in Bridgewater college history) and an ODAC conference championship in 2007.
Brooks took it to the next level playing short stop professionallyfor the Rockford Riverhawks of the Frontier League in Rockford,Illinois from 2007 to 2011. Brooks is among the all-time leadersin home runs and stolen bases. His 24 homers is good for fifthon the all-time list. His 71 career steals put him second place. A.972 fielding percentage led the league in 2010 which enticedfans to vote him as best Riverhawk shortstop all-time.
Brooks continues giving back, training players from the littleleague level all the way to the professional level. He is now theassistant baseball coach for Caroline High School near Richmond,Va and a proud member of The Baseball Company Staff!