Ramona Burchell earned her way to next month's NCAA Outdoor Track and Field Championships in Eugene, Ore., by winning her heat with a time of 11.03 and breaking Pauline Davis' 1986 Alabama record of 11.11
Accolades First Team All-America, outdoor 4x100 relay (2013) All-SEC Second Team, outdoor 4x100 relay (2013)
Senior 2014 Indoor Season Clocked a 6.76 in the 60-meter dash at the SEC Indoor Championships ...recorded a 6.76 in the 60-meter dash at the Tyson Invitational ... clocked a 6.80 in the 60 at the Indiana Relays to finish fifth ... ran a personal best 6.76 in the 60 meters to finish runner-up in the his section at the Rod McCrary Memorial ... finished 17th in the 200 meters at the Auburn Invitational with a time of 22.09.
Junior 2013 Outdoor Season Earned All-America honors as part of Alabama's 4x100-meter relay unit at the NCAA Championships ... ran the third leg on the 4x100-meter relay at the NCAA Championships as the quartet posted school record times in both the semifinals (38.78) and in the finals (38.54) ... that 4x100 relay placed second in the finals ... won an NCAA East Preliminary title as part of the Tide's 4x100m relay which crossed the line at 39.09 ... took 14th in the 100m at the NCAA East Preliminary with a time of 10.37 after posting a career-best time of 10.30 in prelims ... played a key role in the 4x100 meter relay team that finished 2nd at the SEC Championships with a time of 39.08 ... also ran in the preliminary round of the 100 meters (10.38 - 13th) ... ran the third leg on the first-place 4x100-meter relay team at the Drake Relays that ran a sub-39 second time, the 3rd in UA history and first since 1983 ... finished 4th at the Spec Towns Invitational in the 100 meters with a time of 10.37 ... at the Crimson Tide Invitational won the 100 meters with a time of 10.46 ... was a part of the 4x100 meter relay team at the Crimson Tide Invitational that finished 1st with a school-top ten all-time time of 39.17 ... competed in the 4x100 meter relay team at the Yellow Jacket Invitational that finished 1st with a time of 39.89 ... ran a 100 meter time of 21.39 good enough for fourth at the Yellow Jacket Invitational.
2013 Indoor Season Ran in the 60-meter prelims at the SEC Championships while finishing 14th in the 200 meters with a 21.27 ... set a season-best in the 60 meters with an SEC qualifying time of 6.86 and finished in sixth with a finals time of 6.89, also placing seventh in the 200 meter with a 21.70 ... placed seventh in the 200 meter invitational at the Indiana Relays, running a 21.92 ... qualified for semi-final in the 60 meters at the Indiana Relays with a time of 6.89 ... ran as part of the 4x400 relay team that finished eighth at the Auburn Invitational ... in his first meet with the Crimson Tide, competed in 60 meters with a preliminary time of 6.91.
Prep and Personal One of Canada's best young sprinters and a former junior college standout at Barton County Community College ... posted career-best 100 meter times of 10.18 (wind-aided) and 10.23, along with 200 times of 20.61 (wind-aided) and 20.83, while running for BCCC ... two-time All-American at Barton County ... placed fourth in the 100 at the 2012 Canadian Olympic Trials in a time of 10.25 ... played football at Crescent Heights High School in Calgary, earning 2009 all-city honors along with the Calgary City Most Valuable Player award ... runner-up in the 100 at the 2012 NJCAA Outdoor Championships (10.16w) ... coached by John Cannon at the Calgary International Track Club and by Nigel Bigbee at Barton County ... son of Kim Samuels ... born March 11, 1992.