Position
Sprints
Height
5'4
Class
Redshirt Junior
Hometown
Chesapeake, Va.
High School
Western Branch HS
Previous School
Norfolk State
Experience
TR
Indoor Class
RS Junior

Prior to LSU
Competed at Norfolk State from 2017-2021 prior to joining LSU.

2020-21: Competed at six meets during the 2021 calendar year … clocked personal bests of 11.40 in the 100 meters and 23.55 in the 200 meters at the Gamecock Invitational … member of the 4×100 meter relay squad that won gold at the Gamecock Invitational … registered personal best of 7.37 in the 60 meters at the Kenneth Giles Norfolk State Invitational to garner silver.

2019-20: Named to the NSU AD Honor Roll for the spring semester. Indoor: Clocked a personal-best 60m time of 7.42 seconds at the VMI Team Challenge in the prelims, and won the event with a 7.44 clocking in the finals … Also won the 200m in 24.13 at that meet … Was runner-up in the 200m at the Penn State National, setting a new PR of 23.84 seconds … Placed third in both the 60 (7.57) and 200 (24.62) at the Darius Dixon Invitational … Posted a seventh-place finish in the 60m at the MEAC Indoor Championships, registering a time of 7.57 in the finals. Outdoor: Season was canceled due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

2018-19: Indoor: Notched top-five finishes in the 200 meters at Virginia Tech (25.14 seconds, fifth place) and 60 meters  at VMI (7.69, fourth place) in her first two collegiate meets … Won the 60-meter dash at the Liberty Flames Invitational in 7.62 seconds … Took seventh in the 60m at the MEAC Indoor Championships … Ran a PR of 7.61 seconds in the prelims and a 7.62 in the final. Outdoor: Ran a leg on NSU’s victorious sprint medley relay team at the Florida Relays … Had a hand in three top-five finishes at the Virginia Grand Prix … Helped the 4×100 relay win its event, then was third in the 100 meters (11.58) and fourth in the 200 (PR of 23.94) … Clocked a 100m PR of 11.56 seconds at the MEAC Outdoor Championships, qualifying her for the NCAA East Preliminary Round … Ran an 11.80 at regionals, good for 35th out of 48 runners … Selected the track team’s Rookie of the Year.

2017-18: Redshirted.

High School: Was Virginia 6A state champion in the 100 meters (11.83) and 200 meters (24.05) as a senior … Ran a high school PR of 11.76 seconds her senior year … Qualified for New Balance Outdoor Nationals in the 200 and with the 4×400 relay team, which placed fourth … Was fourth in the state in the 55 meters and fifth in the 300 during her senior indoor season … Attended Churchland High as a junior … Won the East Region and VHSL 4A state indoor titles in both the 55 and 300 meters as a junior … Qualified for the New Balance Indoor Nationals in both the 60 and 200 meters … At the 4A state outdoor meet her junior year, helped Churchland win the 4×100 relay title while placing second in the 100 and third in the 200.

Personal: DaJah Parker-Love was born on Oct. 19, 1998 … Daughter of Kelvin and Jacqueline Key … Majoring in sociology.

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