Brooke Mercurio
Brooke Mercurio
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Nokomis, FL
High School: Cardinal Mooney
Major: Art Education

HIGH SCHOOL
2018 graduate of Cardinal Mooney High School in Sarasota, FL ... member of the track and field team for four years ... recipient of the school's Business and Technology Medal ... recipient of Learning Strategies Award.

PERSONAL
Daughter of Michael and Karen Mercurio ... has a sister, Reanne (age 15) ... her cousin, Matt Mercurio, played baseball at Florida Southern from 2002-05 and was the key member of the Mocs' 2005 national championship team. He was inducted into the Florida Southern Athletics Hall of Fame in 2015 ... riding for 10 years ... she has had six ear surgeries and in 2012, had a tympanoplasty to create a new eardrum for her right ear ... lists the New York Rangers as her favorite team and Henry Lundqvist as her favorite athlete ... enjoys art, going to Disney World, reading, hanging with family, and baking ... would like to continue to ride, teach about art, and become a trainer.