Events: 200M (21.56), 400M (46.95)
PRIOR TO LSU
Signed with the Tigers as one of the nation's leading prep 400-meter prospects for the Class of 2012 ... Owns a lifetime personal best of 46.95 seconds that was set during his junior season at Woodbury High School in a silver-medal winning second-place finish in the 400-meter dash final at the 2011 New Jersey State Interscholastic Athletic Association Outdoor Meet of Champions ... Finished the 2011 outdoor season as the nation's No. 12-ranked prep 400-meter runner among all classifications ... Was also the No. 6-ranked quartermiler nationally among members of the Class of 2012 ... Added a fourth-place finish in the 200-meter dash final at the 2011 NJSIAA Outdoor Meet of Champions after running a wind-legal personal record of 21.56 in the state final ... Named the 2011 Gloucester County Times Boys Track Athlete of the Year for his performance at the Meet of Champions ... Wrapped up the 2012 indoor season for Woodbury High School by winning his first career NJSIAA Indoor Meet of Champions state title in the 400-meter dash with an indoor PR of 49.11 ... Ranked among the Top 25 prep quartermilers in the country for the 2012 indoor season ... Captured back-to-back 400-meter dash titles at the NJSIAA Group 1 Indoor Championships as a junior in 2011 and as a senior in 2012 ... Clocked 49.13 in the Group 1 final to take the crown in 2012 ... Earned the NJSIAA Group 1 indoor title in the 55-meter dash during the 2011 season with a seasonal-best time of 6.59 ... Followed by winning the NJSIAA Group 1 silver medal in the 55 meters in 2012 while matching his PR with a time of 6.53 in the final ... Swept sprint titles in the 200-meter dash and 400-meter dash at both the NJSIAA Group 1 Championships and NJSIAA Group 1 South Section Championships outdoors in 2011 ... Clocked times of 47.41 at the NJSIAA Group 1 South Section meet and 47.46 at the NJSIAA Group 1 meet as a junior ... His time of 47.46 is a Group 1 meet record ... Competed in the 400-meter dash at the 2011 New Balance Outdoor Nationals, where he earned an 11th-place finish with a time of 47.87 in the preliminary round.
Full name is Darrell Kymani Bush ... Born on May 13, 1993 ... Parents are Darryl and Kimberly Harvey ... Has three younger siblings, Shatirah, Dara and Kendall ... A member of the STOP Club at Woodbury High School ... Honored as AP Psychology and AP Zoology during his prep career ... Plans to pursue a degree in sports medicine at LSU.