Pirate Sprints Highlight Final Day at AAC Outdoor Championships

The East Carolina track & field team wrapped up the 2023 American Athletic Conference Outdoor Championships on Sunday. Royal Burris and Melicia Mouzzon torched the program record books to find themselves on the podium with Burris taking second in both the 100m and 200m and Mouzzon taking third in the 100m – Burris was also a part of the bronze-medal winning 4x100m-relay team. Jared Harrell highlighted the success of the team competition, earning co-Freshman of the Year honors, completing the 2023 sweep after winning the award indoors as well.