Brooke Pleger

BGSU graduate Olympic Hopeful
Saline, MI Bowling Green State University Bowling Green, OH

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Hello everyone!! My name is Brooke Pleger and I hung up my hammer after the 2016 Olympic Trials. I now look forward to making a difference as an RN at University of Michigan Mott Children's hospital. Thank you for stopping by!


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Pleger finishes 8th at Olympic Trials
Former Bowling Green thrower headed to Olympic trials
National Dog Day

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Reflecting on 2015
Hammer Progression
USATF Outdoor Championships

Brooke Pleger

Born and raised in Saline, MI, Brooke attended Saline High School prior to Bowling Green State University, where she earned a degree in Nursing. While competing for the Falcons, Brooke was a two-time third-place finisher at the NCAAs, and earned All-American honors on three occassions. After the 2016 Olympic Trials in Eugene, where she finished 8th, Brooke hung up her hammer, setting her sights on a career outside of the ring.


Brooke brings a positive, fun-loving attitude to the hammer ring. She loves to laugh and…

About Brooke

  • Coach: Matthew Conly
  • Philanthropic involvement: Volunteer at Toledo Area Humane Society and passionate about saving dogs

Team Brooke:

Athlete of the Week: BGSU’s Brooke Pleger leads nation in hammer throw

Brooke Pleger Interview, 6/11/15

Brooke Pleger Heads To Oregon

Brooke Pleger 67.03 At NCAA Championships

Brooke Pleger throws the hammer 69.72m (228-9) at MAC Championships