Britton Wilson - Women's Track & Field - Arkansas Razorbacks

Britton Wilson

So/Jr. | 5-5 | Sprints/Hurdles | Henrico, Va. | Mills Godwin HS/Tennessee

Career highlights | 2022 season

  • World Championships gold medalist | 4 x 400 relay (49.39 3rd leg split)
  • World Championships 5th place | 400 Hurdles
  • Bowerman semifinalist
  • 4-time first-team NCAA All-America | Indoor (2), Outdoor (2)
  • NCAA Outdoor gold medalist | 400 Hurdles
  • NCAA Outdoor bronze medalist | 4 x 400 relay (49.55 anchor split)
  • NCAA Indoor gold medalist | 4 x 400 relay (50.60 anchor split)
  • NCAA Indoor 6th place | 400
  • SEC Outdoor Runner of the Year
  • SEC Outdoor gold medalist | 400, 400 Hurdles
  • SEC Outdoor bronze medalist | 4 x 400 relay (48.60 anchor split)
  • SEC Indoor gold medalist | 4 x 400 relay (49.83 anchor split on 3:24.09 collegiate record)
  • SEC Indoor silver medalist | 400
  • Totaled 10 school records | 400 indoor, 400 outdoor, 400 Hurdles (5x), 4 x 400 indoor, 4 x 400 outdoor, Distance medley relay indoor

A phenomenal first season with the Razorbacks included Wilson being part of 10 Arkansas school records, which included a collegiate record in the 4 x 400 relay indoors, on the way to being named SEC Outdoor Runner of the Year, a Bowerman semifinalist, and a relay gold medalist in the World Championships.


Outdoors [Sophomore]: Capped season splitting 49.39 on third leg of United States gold medal 4 x 400 relay at World Championships held in Eugene, Oregon, as the Americans posted a world-leading time of 3:17.79 for 2022 while producing the eighth best time on all-time world list, and fifth best time on all-time U.S. list … Also finished fifth in World Championships 400m hurdles with a time of 54.02 after clocking 54.54 in the prelims and 53.72 in the semifinal … Silver medalist with a 53.08 in 400m hurdles at USATF Championships, producing her fifth Arkansas school record in the event during the season, to earn position on Team USA for World Championships … Wilson’s 53.08 performance ranks No. 10 on the U.S. all-time list and is No. 3 on the all-dates, all-time collegiate list … Became first Razorback to win NCAA 400m hurdles title with a time of 53.86, which is the ninth best performance on the all-time collegiate list … Wilson’s time ranks as the No. 5 performer and No. 6 performance in the history of the event at NCAA Outdoor … Produced the fourth fastest split in NCAA Outdoor 4 x 400 relay history, 49.55, as Arkansas claimed bronze medal in 3:23.69, the sixth best time in the NCAA meet and Arkansas is the No. 6 school in collegiate history … During NCAA West Preliminary rounds, advanced in 400m hurdles with a 54.87 in the quarterfinals and supplied split of 49.72 as Arkansas set a region record of 3:25.16 in 4 x 400 relay …

A scintillating performance at the SEC Outdoor included school record performances in the 400m and 400m hurdles, which were held an hour apart, as Wilson became the first female to win both events in the history of the SEC … A time of 50.05 claimed the 400m title, and bettered the 50.25 school record held by Taylor Ellis-Watson from 2016 … Wilson lowered her own school record in the 400m hurdles to 53.75 in claiming gold in the 400m hurdles … Both performances rank Wilson No. 6 on the all-time collegiate list and bettered facility records at the Ole Miss track … An encore performance had Wilson splitting 48.60, the fastest ever split by a collegian, as Arkansas finished third in the 4 x 400 relay with a 3:22.55, the No. 3 collegiate time ever … Opened outdoor season breaking the Razorback record of 55.71 in the 400m hurdles, set by Sparkle McKnight in 2013, twice during the Texas Relays … With a previous best of 56.36 from high school, Wilson demolished that mark with a 54.65 in the prelims … In the final, a winning time of 54.37 broke the meet record of 54.60 set by Raasin McIntosh of Texas in 2003 … A previous career best of 52.05 in the 400m, also from high school, was improved to 50.97 as Wilson won the Arkansas Twilight.

Indoors [Freshman]: Part of collegiate record in 4 x 400 relay, as well as school records in 400m and distance medley relay … Broke Arkansas 400m record with a 50.88 performance to claim silver medal at SEC Indoor … Finished sixth in NCAA Indoor 400m with a time of 51.52 … Supplied 49.83 anchor split on collegiate record 4 x 400 relay (3:24.09, 4th fastest ever on world list) to win SEC Indoor title … Arkansas bettered the previous collegiate record of 3:26.27 set by Texas A&M in 2021 by two full seconds and the Razorback record of 3:28.07 set in 2021 by four seconds … Wilson’s split on the collegiate record is the second fastest ever in world and second fastest by a collegian, trailing only a 49.54 by Athing Mu in 2021 … Wilson had a 50.60 anchor split as Arkansas won the NCAA Indoor 4 x 400 in 3:27.23 … Ran second leg (52.37 split) on distance medley relay as Arkansas won in the Razorback Invitational with a school record of 10:51.63 … Ran first leg, splitting 51.88, as Razorbacks won 4 x 400 at Tyson Invitational (3:28.39) … Improved previous indoor best of 52.72 as a prep with a 52.61 as runner-up in Razorback Invitational (1/29) … Improved to 52.50 in finishing sixth at Tyson Invitational (2/11) … During SEC Indoor, posted a 51.92 in prelims, followed by 50.88 school record in final.

Competed on Tennessee relays in 2021 SEC Indoor Championships, placing sixth in 4×400 and distance medley as well as eighth on 4×400 in 2020 … Set a collegiate best of 58.68 in 400m hurdles to win event at Tennessee Relays and raced in the event at 2021 SEC Outdoor Championships … Competed at 2021 NCAA Indoor Championships on 4×400 relay that finished 12th … Collegiate best marks include 24.21 (200m), 38.62 (300m), 52.99 (400m), and 58.68 (400H).

2019 Virginia Gatorade Athlete of the Year … Named 2019 USATF Virginia Athlete of the Year … Ten-time Virginia State champion at Mills Godwin HS … Claimed pair of 400m hurdle national titles in 2019, winning USATF Junior Championships (56.36) and New Balance Nationals (56.77), while placing second at Penn Relays … Finished fifth in 2019 Pan-American U20 Championships (58.19) …

Virginia State titles were claimed in 200m (3) and 400m (2) outdoors, and 300m (3) and 500m (2) indoors … Won 300m at 2019 Millrose Games and finished runner-up in 400m at New Balance Indoor Nationals with an indoor best of 52.72 …

On the all-time high school list, the 56.36 ranks No. 7 in the 400m hurdles … Indoors, Wilson’s 500m best of 1:10.82 ranks third performer and performance on all-time high school list while 300m best of 37.53 ranks as the fifth performer and ninth performance and indoor 400m best of 52.72 ranks as seventh performer, eighth performance all-time …

On 2019 World U20 list, ranked equal fifth in 400m hurdles at 56.36 and 10th in the 400m with a 52.06 … Indoors on the World U20 list for 2019, ranked second in 500m (1:10.82), third in the 300m (37.53), and fifth in 400m (52.72) … Among national HS rankings for 2019 season, indoors ranked first in 500m (1:10.82), second in 300m (37.53), and third in 400m (52.72) … On the national outdoor list in 2019, ranked first in 300H (40.78), first in 400H (56.35), fourth in 400m (52.06), 14th in 200m (23.59).

Britton Wilson | Career Stats

Career best marks


300m | 37.53 (HS)

400m | 52.72 (HS)

500m | 1:10.82 (HS)


400H | 56.36 (HS)

400m | 52.06 (HS)

200m | 23.59 (HS)