Remona Burchell
Remona  Burchell

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Montego Bay, Jamaica

High School:
Cambridge

Last College:
Butler County CC (Kan.)

Event:
Sprints/Relays



02/23/2015

17 Alabama Track & Field Athletes, 4 Relay Teams, Rank in SEC's Top 10

Remona Burchell leads the SEC in the women's 60-meter dash (7.14 seconds) while Justin Fondren shares the SEC lead in the men's high jump (7 feet, 3 inches; 2.21 meters)

02/02/2015

3 Alabama Track & Field Athletes Lead the SEC in 3 Events

21 athletes in 19 events plus three relay teams rank among the conference's top 10 overall this season.

02/02/2015

5 Alabama Track & Field Athletes, 1 Relay, Rank Among World Top 20 in 5 Events

Alabama's Alex Amankwah ranks 3rd in the men's 800; Cameron Hudson in top 20 in two events.

02/02/2015

9 Alabama Track & Field Athletes, 1 Relay, Rank Among Collegiate Top 20 in 8 Events

The Crimson Tide's Alex Amankwah remains the collegiate leader in the men's 800.

01/24/2015

School Record by Amankwah in Men's 800; Burchell's Impressive 60 Debut Lead Alabama

Amankwah runs nation's fastest 800 while breaking 11-year-old mark, Burchell dominates in the short sprint as Crimson Tide has a breakout team performance, winning four events.

Accolades

  • NCAA Champion, outdoor 100 meters (2014)
  • NCAA Champion, indoor 60 meters (2014)
  • First team All-America, outdoor 100 meters (2014)
  • First team All-America, outdoor 4x100 relay (2014)
  • First team All-America, indoor 60 meters (2014)
  • Second team All-SEC, outdoor 100 meters (2014)
  • Second team All-SEC, indoor 60 meters (2014)

Senior (2015)

2015 Indoor Season

Won the Tyson Invitational 60-meter dash in a season-best 7.14 after running 7.17 and 7.25 in the semifinals and prelims respectively … won the 60-meter dash final with a time of 7.20 at the New Mexico Team Invitational ... ran 7.25 to win the 60-meter dash final at the Vanderbilt Invitational after advancing to the finals with a preliminary time of 7.28.


Junior
2014 Outdoor Season
Won the 100 meters title at the NCAA Championships with a time of 11.25 against a strong headwind (-3.4 m/s), after advancing to the finals with a wind-aided 10.96 in the semifinals of the 100 meters ... also earned First Team All-America honors after serving as the second leg on the 4x100-meter relay team that finished sixth with a time of 44.19 at the NCAA Championships, following a season-best time of 43.76 in the semifinals ... shattered the school record in the 100 meters with a time of 11.03 at the NCAA East Preliminary, earning the top seed at the NCAA Outdoor Championships ... clocked a time of 11.12 to finish runner-up in the 100 meters at the SEC Championships ... also served as the second leg on the 4x100-meter relay team that finished fourth at the SEC Championships with a time of 44.20 ... ran on the winning 4x100-meter relay team that clocked a 44.18 at the Jace Lacoste Invitational ... finished runner-up in the 100 meters with a time of 11.24 at the Mt. SAC Relays ... Won the 100 meters with a time of 11.23 at the Alabama-Mississippi Border Clash ... also served on the winning 4x100-meter relay team that clocked a season-best 44.15 at the Border Clash ... won the 100 meters at the Crimson Tide Invitational by clocking a time of 11.42 ... also ran on the 4x100-meter relay team that won the event with a time of 44.32 at the Crimson Tide Invitational ... served as the second leg of the 4x100-meter relay team that clocked a 44.60 to finished second in the event at the Yellow Jacket Invitational.

2014 Indoor Season
Won the 60-meter dash at the NCAA Championships while breaking the school record with a time of 7.11 ... finished runner-up at the SEC Championships in the 60-meter dash while clocking a personal-best 7.24 ... recorded a time of 7.27 in the 60-meter dash at the Tyson Invitational ... also competed in the 200-meter dash at the Tyson Invitational, placing eighth with a time of 23.74 ... won the 60 meters at the Indiana Relays with a time of 7.33 ... finished third in the 60 meters with a time of 7.38 at the Rod McCravy Memorial ... placed 14th in the 200 meters at the Auburn Invitational with a time of 24.87.

Prep and Personal
Helped Herbert Morrison win Jamaica's 2011 National Championship ... won the 2013 NJCAA National Championship in the 100-meters with a personal best of 11.34 ... finished runner-up in the 200 meters with a personal best of 23.43 ... won the 100 meters, 200 meters, and the 4x100 meters in the 2013 Region VI Championships ... coached by Claude Grant at Herbert Morrison... coached by James White and Jeff Becker at Butler ... daughter of Devon and Naomi Burchell ... born September 15, 1991, in Westmoreland, Jamaica.

     
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