Henry Rolle, one of the Caribbean most accomplished coaches, will step down from Auburn and retire from Collegiate coaching at the end of the season.

Rolle, when contacted, confirmed to Trackalerts.com he “is stepping down.”

Bahamian Rolle, in 20 years at the collegiate level, has accumulated 100 first team All Americans and 40 SEC Champions and 18 NCAA Champions.

Jamaicans Kerron Stewart, Jovanee Jarrett, Elva Goulbourne, Vonette Dixon and Dean Griffin were among those to win NCAA titles under his guidance.

Other Caribbean athletes he guided to NCAA honours includes Fana Asby (Trinidad), Leevan Sands and Sheniqua Ferguson (Bahamas).

He also won a team NCAA Championship in 2006.

Rolle’s Personal Coaching Achievements

  • 10 World Championship Medalists
  • 6 Olympic Medalists
  • One World Indoor Championship Medalist
  • World Junior Record  (100m-10.01: Darrel Brown)
  • 7 Commonwealth Medalists
  • 5 Five Pan Am Medalists
  • 4 Junior World Medalists
  • 11 Junior Pan Am Medalists
  • 18 CAC Medalists
  • 18 NCAA Champions
  • Two NCAA Records
  • Two NCAA Athletes of the Year
  • 100 All-Americans (First Team)
  • 40 SEC Champions
  • Team NCAA Championships 2006
  • Honda Award Winners – Elva Goulbourne, Kerron Stewart
  • BAAA – Coach of the Year 2002, 2008
  • One Bahamas National High School Championship
  • 2004, 12 Olympics – Assistant Coach – Bahamas
  • 28 Olympians
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Anthony Foster is a renowned Jamaican sports journalist, honored twice as the Jamaica sports journalist of the year (in 2004 and 2005). His journalistic achievements are globally recognized. Notably, he authored an award-winning article on Usain Bolt, the iconic 6-time Olympic champion, 11-time World champion, and record holder for the sprint double. This significant piece was published in the Jamaica Gleaner in 2004. Anthony's extensive coverage includes prestigious events such as the Olympic Games in Beijing 2008, London 2012, and Rio 2016. He has also provided coverage for seven (7) World Athletics Championships held between 2007 and 2022, alongside various other international sporting events. Noteworthy mentions comprise his coverage of the 2007 World Cup of cricket and his cherished experience reporting on the 2004 clash between his favorite football team, Argentina, and the USA.


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