Remona Burchell
Remona  Burchell

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Montego Bay, Jamaica

High School:
Cambridge

Last College:
Butler County CC (Kan.)

Event:
Sprints/Relays



03/19/2015

Previewing the 2015 John Mitchell Alabama Relays

The University of Alabama track & field team kicks off the 2015 outdoor season by hosting the John Mitchell Alabama Relays, Thursday, March 19, through Saturday, March 21

03/17/2015

4 Tide Athletes Earn Indoor Track & Field First-Team All-America Honors

Burchell, Amankwah, Taylor and Hudson lead 12 Tide athletes who earn either first-team, second-team or honorable mention from the USTFCCCA at 2015 NCAA Indoor Championships.

03/14/2015

CHAMPION: Sprinter Remona Burchell Repeats as NCAA 60-meter Champion

Burchell clocks a 7.12 to win her second consecutive NCAA 60m title, finishing 9/100ths of a second in front of the field

03/14/2015

Remona Burchell Wins Gold to Lead Track and Field at NCAA Indoor Championships

Burchell clocks a 7.12 to win her second consecutive NCAA 60m title, finishing 9/100ths of a second in front of the field

03/13/2015

Hudson 7th in Men's Long Jump; Burchell & Amankwah Advance on Day 1 at NCAA Indoor Meet

Hudson produced his best jump of the night, a 24-foot, 11 3/4-inch (7.61 meters) effort on his third attempt

Accolades

  • SEC Champion, indoor 60 meters (2015)

  • First team All-SEC, indoor 60 meters (2015)

  • 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

Ran a collegiate-record 7.08 in the finals of the SEC Championship 60-meter dash to win the event after winning heat 4 of the semifinals in 7.17 ... 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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