2015 (Junior): Opened the season taking sixth in the 400m at the Navy Blue & Gold Scrimmage with a time of 1:01.08… Was a member of the 4x400m relay team that took eighth at Lehigh’s Fast Times Before Finals with a time of 4:11.66.
2014 (Sophomore): At the Patriot Games, she ran a PR of 1:26.76 in the 500m, placing 12th overall... Ran a seasonal best in the 400m with a time of 1:03.89 at the Navy Sweetheart Multi-Mix Madness... Set a PR at the Hopkins Loyola Invitational in the 200m with a time of 27.82... Placed third at the 2014 UD Classic Track & Field Meet as a member of the 4x400m relay team (4:20.33).
2013 (Freshman): Member of the 4x400m relay team that won the John Covert Classic with a time of 4:11.90... Best individual finish of the season came at the same meet, finishing the 400m in seventh place with a time of 1:03.01... Set a PR on her home track, finishing the 200m in 28.14 at the Hopkins/Loyola Invite... Notched a personal-best in the 400m at the MAAC Indoor Championships, setting a time of 1:01.29, finishing 13th.
High School: Earned a total of nine varsity letters at Archmere Academy... three for field hockey, three for basketball and three for outdoor track... Placed second at the DIAA State Championships in 2010... Reached three school records, 200 (26.5), 4x100 (49.5), 4x200 (1:44.2)... Outdoor State Champion in 4x200 (2011, 2012) and 4x100 (2010)...Named MVP and captain of her outdoor track team her senior year...Reached top honors as a County Champion, All-County, State Champion, and National Qualifier... Was an AP Scholar...Achieved Summa Cum Laude Honors...Member of the National Honor Society and Spanish Honor Society.
Personal: Brianna Rose Nelson...from Glen Mills, Pa...daughter of William and Roberta Nelson...has four sisters, Nicole, Cara, Andrea, Ashley... Majoring in engineering sciences with a specialization in mechanical engineering.
200m: 27.69 (Spartan Regional Invite, 1/15/16)
300m: 45.27 (Terrapin Invitational, 1/30/16)
400m: 1:01.29 (MAAC Championship, 2/15/13)
500m: 1:26.76 (Patriot Games, 2/1/14)
200m: 27.19 (Hopkins Loyola Invitational, 4/16/16)
400m: 1:00.64 (Patriot League Championship, 5/7/16)