Leroy Burrell aka Leroy Russel Burrell is an American former track and field athlete. His son Cameron Burrell who was a track and field champion with National Collegiate Athletic Association has died at the age of 26 years on Aug 8th, 2021, the cause behind the death is not known. According to the source, the athlete passed away in an “unexplained parking garage incident”. His father Leroy Burrell who is the coach at the University of Houston released a statement about his son’s death. “My family is extremely saddened with the loss of our son, Cameron, last night,” he adding, “We are going through profound sorrow and ask that all of our friends, extended University of Houston family, and the track and field community in the U.S. and abroad allow us to gather with our closest family and friends. We are profoundly grief-stricken, and thank everyone for the outpouring of prayers and support.” On Tuesday, August 10 the university wrote “We are devastated by the unexpected passing of alumnus Cameron Burrell. We offer our sincerest condolences and support to the Burrell family and all who knew him, including Cameron’s many friends, coaches, and teammates.”
Following the news of Cameron Burrell’s death, tributes began pouring in online for the young Athletic, with fans offering their condolences to his friends and family. One user tweeted “My heart is broken. Words can’t express my heartbreak for the Burrell family. This family is the best. Amazing, genuine, loving, wonderful people. Devastated. Please keep the Burrell and UH track family in your prayers. RIP Cam.” Another said “Horrific news for the University of Houston family. Former UH track star Cameron Burrell, son of UH track coach Leroy Burrell, passed away yesterday at the age of 26. We are waiting for more information and a statement from the school which is expected soon.” Many are curious to know about Burrell’s Net Worth, in this article, let us known more about the same.
What is Leroy Burrell Net Worth?
Leroy Burrell Net Worth
$2 Million to $3 Million USD
Leroy Burrell aka Leroy Russel Burrell is an American former track and field athlete. He was born on February 21, 1967, in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, U.S.A, he is 54 years old. He is a longtime track-and-field coach at the University of Houston, who twice set the world record for the 100 m sprint. He single-handedly won the state championship by winning the 100, 200, long jump, and triple jump. In 1991, he first set the 100m world record with a time of 9.90 seconds. In 1988 he got retirement, he has replaced his old college mentor, Tom Tellez, as coach of the University of Houston’s track team.
The estimated Net Worth of Leroy Burrell is between $2 Million to $3 Million USD.
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