Communication major with a minor in Advertising...team captain...as a junior, swam her two best times in the 50 free at 2010 Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference championships, (23.85) in the prelims and (23.92) in the finals to finish third while helping the team finish second overall...best time in the 200 free came in the prelims of the 2010 MAACs (1:52.04) with a finals time of (1:54.79), finishing sixth...swam 51.65 in the 100 free at MAACs to finish third...January 2010 Rider Athlete of the Month...Coppola Pool record 24.49 in the 50 free as Rider defeated MAAC-rival Loyola...swam on the Coppola Pool record setting 400 free relay (3:34.74) when the Broncs defeated Marist...as a sophomore, was a member of the winning (and MAAC record setting) 200 free (1:34.08) and 400 medley relays (3:48.54) and placed second in the 200 free (1:52.91) and third in the 50 free (24.01) at the 2009 MAAC championships...was also on the 800 free relay that won with a MAAC record time of 7:35.59 and was part of the 400 free relay that won with a MAAC and Loyola pool record time of 3:26.56 to clinch the conference championship...at the 2009 ECAC championships, was part of the record setting 200 free relay and was second in the 200 free, sixth in the 100 free and 11th in the 50 free...as a rookie, set a MAAC and Rider record by winning the 100 free (52.24) at the 2008 MAAC Championships and was part of the 400 free relay that won with a MAAC record time of 3:30.75...was also second in the 200 free (1:54.22) and sixth in the 50 free (24.49) helping Rider to a runner-up conference finish...also helped the Broncs to a second place finish at the 2008 ECAC championships by finishing sixth in the 100 free (53.25), ninth in the 200 free (1:54.35) and 14th in the 50 free (24.89)...won the 50 free (24.73), 100 free (53.07) and 200 free (1:55.06) in Rider's win over MAAC-rival Loyola.
At Spring Valley High School:
Named the MVP of the Rockland County Championships...earned All-State and All-Section in the 50 and 100 free...earned academic honors...plays the flute...made Academic Achievement...Personal: daughter of Vincent and Dunia Burns.
|Hometown:||Chestnut Ridge, N.Y.|
|High School:||Spring Valley|