Honoree

Henry Brocksmith

AWARDS

IUB Athletics Hall of Fame (1999)

BIOGRAPHY

Henry won track letters in 1930, 1931 and 1932 and was captain in 1932. He won cross country letters in 1930, 1931 and 1932 and was captain in 1931 and was Big Ten cross country champion in 1931. Henry was winner of the Big Ten Medal in 1932 and won Big Ten outdoor mile and two mile in 1932 and the two mile in 1930. He won Big Ten indoor championship in mile and two mile in 1932 and was an All-American in 1932. Henry was a member of teams that won two Big Ten indoor titles and the 1932 NCAA Championship in track and three Big Ten cross country championships.