Kaylin Burchell
Kaylin Burchell


Richmond, Ky.

High School:
Madison Central





Alabama Opens 2014-15 Collegiate Swimming and Diving Season with Decisive Wins over Delta State

Alabama's men beat Delta State 199-98 while the Crimson Tide women beat DSU 216-79


Alabama Swimming and Diving Opens Season Friday at Home against Delta State


Swimming and Diving Celebrates Record Smashing Season


Swimming and Diving Recognizes Outstanding 2013-14 Season with Year-End Banquet

In his second year at the helm at Alabama, head coach Dennis Pursley continued his turnaround of the program as the Tide had both an SEC Champion and NCAA Champion for the first time since 2007


Eight Swimmers and Divers Earn All-American Honors in 2014

The six men who earned honors are the most since the 2007 squad produced six All-Americans while this season also marked the first time in four years that the Tide women have produced multiple All-American honorees

Alabama Highlights:
2014 - Junior:
Voted captain of the 2014 women's team.

2013 - Sophomore:
Won both the 100 and 200 breaststrokes against Delta State ... won the 200 breaststroke against Missouri ... scored in the 100 breaststroke at the SEC Championships, taking 16th place ... scored in the 200 breaststroke at the SEC Championships, taking 10th and posting a career best time of 2:10.36, which ranks her second all-time at Alabama ... competed in both the 100 and 200 breaststrokes at the NCAA Championships ... posted Alabama's top time of the season in the 100 and 200 breaststroke.

2012 - Freshman:
Competed in the 100 and 200 breaststroke and 200 IM in the NCAA Championships ... posted a career-best time in the 200 IM at the NCAA Championships with a time of 2:00.28, which ranks fifth all-time for the Tide ... finaled in the 100 breaststroke at the SEC Championships, taking sixth ... posted a career-best time of 1:00.53 in the prelims of the 100 breaststroke at the SEC Championships which ranks her second all-time at Alabama ... scored in 200 breaststroke at SEC Championships, taking 11th place ... member of the school record-setting 200 and 400 medley relays at the SEC Championships ... earned the Tide's Angelika Knipping Most Valuable Newcomer award ... Freshman All-Southeastern Conference ... twice named SEC Freshman Swimmer of the Week.

Prep Highlights:
Coached by Rick Babuka at Telford YMCA and the late Tim Cahill at Colonel Aquatics ... competed in Australia as a member of the United States Junior National Team, setting the Australian Open record in the 50-meter breaststroke ... set Kentucky state record in the 100 breaststroke ... won the Kentucky state 100 breaststroke title five years in a row and won the 200 IM in 2008 ... six-time Kentucky All-State and All-Region team ... earned the 2011 KHSAA Outstanding Performance award ... set USS National Age Group record in the 50 breaststroke ... silver medalist in the 100 breaststroke at the 2009 USA Junior National Championships ... USA Olympic Trials qualifier in 2008 and 2012.

Personal Information:
Full name: Patricia Kaylin Burchell ... daughter of Lynne Robertsonand Todd Burchell ... sister, Laylee ... general health studies major ... born May 4, 1993.

Top Times:
100 breaststroke 1:00.53
200 breaststroke 2:10.36
200 IM 2:00.28