Student-athletes share their experiences in Jamaica
2015 (Sophomore): Competed in 12 meets on balance beam and floor exercise and in eight meets on vault … tied for third with a career-high 9.850 on vault in tri-meet against Michigan and West Virginia … took first and tied her career-high 9.850 to take vault title at Penn State … tied for second with a career-best 9.800 on beam against Boise State … named Academic All-Big Ten and an OSU Scholar-Athlete … NACGC/W Scholastic All-American.
2014 (Freshman): Competed in six meets ... tallied a season-high 9.700 on balance beam at Michigan and posted a season-best 9.800 on floor exercise in a tri-meet at Illinois with Central Michigan ... named an OSU Scholar-Athlete.
Prior to Ohio State: Trained at the St. Louis Gymnastics Centre where she has been a competitive Level 10 gymnast for four years ...a two-time Junior Olympic Nationals qualifier ... placed fourth on vault, third on beam and second on floor at the Region 4 Championships in 2012.
Personal: Daughter of Terry and Linda Burns ... has a sister, Karen, and a brother, Steven ... National Honor Society member at Cor Jesu Academy.