Track and Field

Alabama’s Quanesha Burks Wins NCAA Long Jump Title
Alabama’s Quanesha Burks Wins NCAA Long Jump Title
Crimson Tide sophomore Quanesha Burks became the Crimson Tide's first women's NCAA champion in a jumping event since 1989 by winning the women's long jump with a wind-aided best of 22 feet, 8 inches (6.91 meters) on her fifth attempt of the six-round final on Thursday at the 2015 NCAA Outdoor Track & Field Championships held at Hayward Field on the campus of the University of Oregon.