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Darian Brooks
Position: Jumps/Sprints
Other Position: Sprints/Jumps
Year: Senior
Hometown: Seattle, Wash.
High School: Kennedy Catholic
Major: Psychology
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Career Bests (thru end of 2014 collegiate season):

Triple Jump: 52-6 3/4 (16.02m)
60 Meters: 6.85i
100: 10.69
Long Jump: 23-1 3/4i (7.05m)

Stanford Record Book:

Triple Jump: 1st

60 Meters: 9th
Triple Jump: 3rd

At Stanford: Won the 2014 Pac-12 triple jump title on a school-record effort while trailing going into the last attempt of the competition.

2014 Season: Outdoors - Advanced to the NCAA Championships where he placed 21st at 51-0 3/4, earning honorable mention All-America honors ... despite being limited by a heel injury, Brooks set lifetime bests on his final four jumps at the Pac-12 Championships on the way to becoming Stanford’s first conference men’s triple jump champion since 1970 ... trailing Arizona State’s Josh Dixon by ¾ of an inch with one jump left, Brooks responded with a 52-6 ¾ to win by 17 inches, breaking Allen Meredith’s 1970 Stanford mark of 52-3 ... he jumped from No. 8 on Stanford's all-time list to No. 1 in one day ... set a PB of 50-6 3/4 in first outdoor meet, placing third at the Stanford Invitational ... was sixth at the NCAA West Prelims (52-1w) to advance to his first NCAA championship meet. Indoors - Set personal record in the triple jump at the MPSF Championships, jumping 50-4 3/4 to finish fourth ... it moved him into a tie for third with Richard Sherman on Stanford's all-time indoor list ... in first collegiate competition since 2012, set personal best in the triple jump (49-11 3/4), winning the event at the season-opening UW Indoor Preview ... mark was fifth all-time indoors at Stanford ... also had No. 9 time in the 60 meters, running a collegiate best 6.92 in a prelim heat at the same meet.

2013 Season: Outdoors - Redshirted because of injury, but competed in two meets unattached ... triple-jumped 49-8 1/2 at the Stanford Invitational. Indoors - Did not compete.

2012 Season: Outdoors: A Pac-12 Championships finalist in the triple jump, placing eighth with a wind-aided 50-2 in Eugene, Ore. ... the mark was the ninth-best all-time at Stanford, regardless of conditions ... has a legal collegiate best of 49-11 ... other season bests were 22-6 1/4 in the long jump, 10.84 in the 100, and 22.50 in the 200 ... led off Stanford's fastest 4x100 relay of the season, a 40.75 at the Stanford Invitational. Indoors - Ran 6.93 in the 60 to tie for ninth on Stanford's all-time list ... placed ninth in the MPSF Championships in the triple jump (48-7 1/4) ... placed 14th at the MPSF's in the long jump, at 22-3 ... had season long-jump best of 23-1 3/4 at the Razorback Invitational.

High School: The 2011 Washington state 3A champion in the triple jump (48-6 3/4) and the 100 meters (10.71)... also was the 2011 state runner-up in the long jump ... the state runner-up in the triple jump in 2010 and third in the event in 2009 ... set the Kennedy record in the triple jump ... helped Kennedy to fifth place at the state meet in 2011 ... team MVP from 2009-11 and team captain in 2010 and 2011 ... also played football and basketball at Kennedy.

Personal: Major is psychology ... son of Randy and Kim Brooks ... older sister, Devin, was a four-time state high school hurdles champion and competed in basketball and track at Washington State.