Brook Roberts

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Brook Roberts
Beauty pageant titleholder
Born c. 1983 (age 32–33)
Title(s) Miss Douglas County 2004
Miss Oregon 2004
Major
competition(s)
Miss America 2005

Brook Roberts (born c. 1983)[1] is a reality-television personality and a former beauty queen who held the title of Miss Oregon 2004 and competed in the Miss America 2005 pageant. From 2006 to its closure in 2010, she was a host on Gems TV. Brook and Tara Gray star in the reality-TV series The Good Buy Girls on TLC in 2013. It was canceled after four episodes due to low viewership and only 10 of the ordered 12 episodes have been broadcast.[2]

On February 28, 2014, Roberts became a co-host of #SDLive, San Diego's regional weekly sports show, on Fox Sports San Diego.[3]

Miss Oregon[edit]

Roberts was raised in Roseburg, Oregon, where she attended Sutherlin High School.[4] She went on to Southern Oregon University with majors in Communications and Journalism,[5] earning a Bachelor of Arts degree for the latter.[4] Roberts competed at Miss Oregon 2004 as Miss Douglas County. Her platform was "Providing a Voice for Abused and Neglected Children" and her talent was a Vocal Performance.[4]

The Amazing Race[edit]

Roberts competed on The Amazing Race 17 with her co-worker Claire Champlin. This edition of CBS' The Amazing Race was filmed from May to June 2010 and premiered on September 26, 2010.[6] The team's best placement was first place in Leg 2. They ended the race in second in becoming the fifth all-female team to do so after Dustin and Kandice (All Stars), Jaime and Cara (Season 14), Pamela and Vanessa (Asia Season 2) and Claire and Michelle (Asia Season 4)

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Brook & Claire". The Amazing Race Season 17 (2010) official site (CBS). Archived from the original on October 27, 2014. Retrieved September 8, 2015. Brook Roberts - Age: 27 
  2. ^ "TLC's "The Good Buy Girls" Sell What's Next to Bring in the Checks" (Press release). TLC via TheFutonCritic.com. May 14, 2013. Archived from the original on September 8, 2015. 
  3. ^ "Fox Sports San Diego's #SDLive gets a makeover, Brook Roberts new co-host". GaslampBall.com. March 1, 2014. Archived from the original on April 7, 2014. 
  4. ^ a b c "Miss Oregon 2004". Miss America Organization. Archived from the original on May 13, 2014. Retrieved September 5, 2010. 
  5. ^ "Roberts misses top 10 at Miss America". The News-Review. Roseburg, Oregon. September 19, 2004. Retrieved September 5, 2010. (subscription required)
  6. ^ Derschowitz, Jessica (September 2, 2010). ""The Amazing Race" Cast Announced". CBS News. Archived from the original on January 6, 2014. Retrieved 2010-09-03. 

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Awards and achievements
Preceded by
April Robinson
Miss Oregon
2004
Succeeded by
Lucy Fleck