Eleven athletes, two relays to compete against nations best in Eugene, Ore., this week
School Record Holder - 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. 28, 2014
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.
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.