Darius Lynwood
Darius Lynwood

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Jackson, Tenn.

High School:
Jackson Central-Merry

Event:
Jumps


All-Conference Performer
Silver Medalist - 2011 C-USA Outdoor Championships (High Jump)

2011 Outdoor
Ended freshman campaign with a silver medal at the C-USA Outdoor Championships... Finished in the top-five in the high jump at five different meets... Runner-up at the SEMO Invite with a 2.00m (6' 6.75") leap... Won the Tiger Invitational, tying a meet record with a 2.05m (6' 8.75") mark... Found his way to the podium with a personal-best 2.08m (6' 9.75") high jump, which placed him 31st in the country among freshmen.

2011 Indoor
Runner-up three times in the high jump during indoor season... Started the season with a personal-best 2.05m (6' 8.75") mark at the ASU Kick-off Klassic, finishing second... Was runner-up at the EIU Mega Meet, leaping 2.02m (6' 7.50")... Tied his personal-best 2.05m mark at the SEMO Invite, marking his third runner-up finish.

Prior to Memphis 2009 Tennessee State Champion in the high jump while at Jackson Central-Merry, where he jumped a 6' 6" mark...Topped it at the 2010 TSSAA A-AA West Sectional with a 6' 8" mark, but only managed a fourth-place finish at the 2010 state championships, where he had a 6' 4" height...Also played football and basketball for the Cougars.

Personal
Son of Chris and Catherine Scott-Lynwood.

Lynwood'sBest Indoor Performances
Event Best Meet/Date
High Jump 2.05m (6-08.75)

ASU Kick-off Klassic 12/4/10

Lynwood'sBest Outdoor Performances
High Jump 2.08m (6-09.75) C-USA Championships 5/15/11
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