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Cody Rush
Position: Sprints
Year: Sophomore
Hometown: Grand Island, Neb.
High School: Grand Island Northwest
Personal Bests
Indoor
200 meters: 22.55
400 meters: 47.05, 47.04o
600 meters: 1:18.00, 1:16.89o
800 meters: 1:55.91, 1:57.14o
Outdoor
100m: 10.68
200m: 21.40
400m: 46.12
800m: 2:00.00

All-American
2014 Indoor 4x400m Relay All-American (First-Team)
2014 Outdoor 4x400m Relay All-American (First Team), 400 meters (Second Team)
2013 Indoor 4x400m Relay All-American (First-Team)

2013 Outdoor 4x400m Relay All-American (Second-Team)

Big Ten Championships
2014 (I): 400m, 47.06o (6th); 4x400, 3:07.72o (2nd)
2014 (O): 400m, 46.18 (3rd); 4x400, 3:05.76 (1st)
2013 (I): 600m, 1:16.89 (4th)
2013 (O): 400m, 46.70 (3rd); 4x400, 3:07.87 (1st)

Big Ten Champion
2014 Big Ten Outdoor Champion- 4x400

2013 Big Ten Outdoor Champion-4x400

NCAA Championships
2014 (I): 4x400, 3:05.25 (2nd)
2014 (O): 4x400, 3:04.14 (6th), 400m, 46.30 (13th)
2013 (I): 4x400, 3:07.63 (7th)

2013 (O): 4x400, 3:06.96 (16th)

Honors
2014 Big Ten Indoor Second Team - 4x400
2014 Big Ten Outdoor First Team- 4x400
2013 Big Ten Outdoor FirstTeam - 4x400

School Record
Indoor 4x400- 3:05.25 (NCAA Indoor Championships - 3/15/14)

Academics
First-Team CoSIDA All-District 7
Big Ten Distinguished Scholar (2014)
Academic All-Big Ten (2014)
Nebraska Student-Athlete HERO Leadership Award (2014)

Tom Osborne Citizenship Team (2014)
Nebraska Scholar-Athlete Honor Roll (Fall 2012, 2013; Spring 2013, 2014)
USTFCCCA All-Academic Team (2013)
 
2014 (Sophomore)
Cody Rush and his 4x400-meter relay teammates smashed the NU school record with a time of 3:05.25 at the NCAA Indoor Championships in a runner-up finish... also set the school record earlier in the year as part of the 4x400-meter relay team with a time of 3:06.93 at the Tyson Invitational… finished runner-up with his 4x400-meter relay team at the 2014 Big Ten Indoor Championships with a time of 3:07.72, earning second-team All-Big Ten honors… recorded a personal-best time of 47.05 to claim top honors in the 400 meters at the Frank Sevigne Invite, a time that ranked sixth in the NU record books… earned another first place finish in the 400 meters at the Mark Colligan Memorial with a time of 47.12… clocked the fourth-best NU time in the 600 meters of 1:18.40 to finish runner-up at the Frank Sevigne Invite… ran a personal-best in the 800 meters of 1:55.91 at the Holiday Inn Invitational… earned the top prize as part of the 4x400-meter relay team at the Holiday Inn Invitational with a time of 3:11.12… captured the title with his 4x400-meter relay teammates with a time of 3:12.99 at the Mark Colligan Memorial... finished in the top spot as part of the 4x400 relay squad in a time of 3:09.80 at the Frank Sevigne Invite… battled to a sixth place finish in the 400 meters with a personal-best time of 47.04.

2013 (Freshman)

Rush earned first-team All-America honors indoors in 2013, helping the men’s 4x400 meter relay team to a seventh-place finish with a school-record time of 3:07.63... finished the outdoor season with second-team All-America accolades in helping the men’s 4x400-meter relay team to a 16th-place finish and time of 3:06.96 at the NCAA Outdoor Championships... finished third in the 400 meters at the 2013 Big Ten Outdoor Championships with a time of 46.70, posted a personal-best time of 46.63 in the preliminary round... helped the men’s 4x400-meter relay team to the Big Ten title at the outdoor meet with a time of 3:07.87, earning All-Big Ten honors... won the Drake Relays 4x400-meter title with a time of 3:03.79, tying for third all-time in the Nebraska record books... notched a season-best wind-aided time of 21.77 in the 200 meters at the Nebraska Quad... competed in nine meets for the Huskers indoors... finished fourth in the 600 meters at the 2013 Big Ten Indoor Championshisp with a time of 1:16.89... posted a personal-best time of 22.55 in the 200 meters at the NWU Invite... notched a personal-best time of 48.25 in the 400 meters at the Mark Colligan Memorial... recorded a time of 1:18.00 in the 600 meters at the Frank Sevigne Husker Invite before notching a personal-best time of 1:16.89 in the event at the 2013 Big Ten Indoor Championships, marking the second-best oversized track time in the event in Husker history... posted a personal-best time of 1:57.14 in the 800 meters at the Iowa State Qualifier...finished 13th in the 400 meters at the NCAA West Prelims in Austin...garnered first-team All-Big Ten honors outdoors... claimed spots on the Nebraska Scholar-Athlete Honor Roll in the fall and spring semesters.

Before Nebraska (Grand Island Northwest High School)
Rush joined the Huskers from Grand Island Northwest High School in Grand Island, Neb... posted marks of 21.58 in the 200 meters and 47.04 in the 400 meters and 2:00.00 in the 800 meters... set the Nebraska Class B state and meet record and the Nebraska All-Class Meet Record in the 400 meters with a time of 47.05 in the preliminary round in 2012... earned the 2012 Nebraska Class B 400 meters title with a time of 47.31... finished first in the 200 meters at the 2012 state meet, posting a time of 21.58... became the 2011 Nebraska Class B state champion in the 400 meters (48.37), while finishing third in the 200 meters (22.36) and taking the 1,600-meter relay championship behind a time of 3:25.24.... finished second in the 400 meters at the 2012 New Balance Outdoor Nationals with a personal-best time of 47.01.

High School Honors
2012 Nebraska Class B State Champion- 400 meters
2012 Nebraska Class B State Champion- 200 meters
2011 Nebraska Class B State Champion- 400 meters

Personal
Cody is the son of Tim and Renea Rush... was born on Nov. 11, 1993.... is a mechanical engineering major at Nebraska.
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