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Cameron Burrell
Cameron  Burrell

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Houston, Texas

High School:
Ridge Point HS

Height:
5-10

Event:
Sprints

Experience:
2L

Elig. (I/O):
Jr./So.


• School Record Holder - 60m
• 2016 NCAA First Team All-American - 60m
• 2016 NCAA Indoor Qualifier - 60m
• 2016 American Conference Indoor Champion - 60m
• 2016 First Team All-American Athletic Conference - 60m
• 2014 NCAA Outdoor Championship Qualifier - 200m, 4x100m
• 2014 NCAA Regional Qualifier - 100m, 200m, long jump, 4x100m
• 2014 American Conference Outdoor Champion - 4x100m
• 2014 All-American Conference Team (Outdoor) - 100m, 200m, 4x100m
• 2014 Indoor First Team All-American - 60m
• 2014 NCAA Indoor Championship Qualifier - 60m
• 2014 All-American Conference Team (Indoor) - 60m
• The American Track Athlete of the Week - Jan. 19, 2016
• The American Track Athlete of the Week - Jan. 28, 2014
• The American Track Athlete of the Week - Dec. 16, 2014

Personal Bests
Indoor Date
60m 6.48* 3.12.16
200m 21.21 1.24.15
Long Jump 7.56m (24-9.75) 1.30.15
Outdoor Date
100m 10.25w 4.18.14
200m 20.78 5.31.14

2015-16 (Junior)
Indoor:
Finished as the runner up at the NCAA Indoor Championships in the 60m dash where he ran a school-record 6.48 and fell by just one one-hundredth of a second...Earned First Team All-American honors for his performance at the NCAA Championships...Claimed gold in the 60m dash at the American Athletic Conference Indoor Championships where he ran 6.57 to earn First Team All-American Athletic Conference honors...Won the long jump with a season best leap of 7.56m (24'9.75") at the Houston Invitational & Multi's...Won the 60m dash at the Leonard Hilton Memorial Invitational in 6.55...Opened the 2016 indoor season with a second place finish in the 60m dash after running 6.70 at the Texas A&M Reveille Invitational

Outdoor: Clocked 10.33 into a headwind to take fourth in the invitational portion of the 100-meter dash at the Texas Relays...Opened outdoor competition running in the 4x100-meter relay at the UTSA Invitational where his squad took first in 39.86

2014-15 (Sophomore)
Indoor:
Competed in seven meets for Houston this season...Won the 60m dash at the Tyson Invitational in 6.60...Jumped a season best 7.30m (23-11.5) in the long jump at the Howie Ryan Invitational...Ran an altitude converted 21.28 in the 200m dash at the New Mexico Lobo Collegiate Open...Clocked the eighth fastest time in the 60m dash at the Houston Indoor opener when he crossed the line in 6.65 seconds.

Outdoor: Redshirted

2013-14 (Freshman)
Indoor:
Has won the 60m dash in all but one meet this season... broke the school record, set by teammate LeShon Collins earlier in the season, with a time 6.55 to win the New Mexico Cherry & Silver Collegiate Invitational... Represented Houston at the 2014 NCAA Division I Indoor Championships... Finished sixth in the finals of the 60m dash... Named UTSFCCCA First Team All-American, first student-athlete in school history to receive First Team All-America Honors in that event... Finished second behind teammate Collins at the inaugural American Athletic Conference Indoor Championships in the 60m (6.69) and fourth in the 200m (21.64)... Ranked No. 3 in the nation by USTFCCCA.

Outdoor: Qualified for the NCAA National Championships in the 200m and as the anchor leg of the 4x100m relay... Helped the men's 4x100m relay team to the first American Athletic Conference Outdoor Championship... Was awarded All-American Athletic Conference team for the 100m, 200m and 4x100m... Took second place in the 200m at the prestigious Penn Relays... Ran a 20.78 in the 200m to punch his ticket to nationals... Held the fastest times of the season in the 100m and 200m.

HIGH SCHOOL
Reigning Texas 4A State Champion in the 100m... Placed third in the 200m at the 2012 Texas 4A State Track and Field Championships... Won gold at the 2012 USATF Youth National Championships in the 100m & Long Jump... First-place finisher at the 2012 AAU National Junior Olympics Championship in the 100m... International experience as a member of two National Teams, in which he holds two goals medals in relay events...Named National Scholastic Athletics Foundation Athlete of the Week (Jan. 21, 2013)... Was the Boy's Co-Track Athlete of the Meet at the Carl Lewis High School Invitational... Ran a personal best of 6.69 in the 60m... Named Outstanding Track Athlete of the Meet at the Texas A&M High School Classic... Son of Cougar Track and Field great and current Head Coach Leroy Burrell.

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