Annual Commencement on National Mall Highlights Weeklong Activities
Three Players Post 10+ Kills as Colonials Strike First in Revolutionary Rivalry
Colonials Stun First-Place Rams in Front of Raucous Smith Center Crowd
Seven Newcomers Join Seven Returners in Head Coach Amanda Ault's Third Season
Colonials Welcome Retrievers for "Back to School Night"
2012 as a junior: Did not play due to injury
2011 as a sophomore: Totaled 13 digs, seven service aces and seven points and four assists in 20 sets ... totaled five service aces against North Carolina A&T (9/9) ... totaled career-high four digs at La Sale (10/22).
2010 as a freshman: Appeared in 20 sets in debut season at the Defensive Specialist position ... recorded four kills and four digs for four points.
Named First Team All-Division and First Team All-State as a senior outside hitter at La Salle Academy under coach Jadine Ferri ... helped lead the Rams to two undefeated seasons in 2007 and 2008 that included a 50-match winning streak ... as a junior, named Second Team All-Division and Third Team All-State ... named Freshman Scholar Athlete of the Year as a freshman in 2006-07.
Born June 23, 1992 in Coventry, Rhode Island ... full name is Jessica Marie Burr ... daughter of Peter and Jean Burr ... her mother, Jean, was a three-sport athlete (basketball, tennis, volleyball) at the University of New Hampshire and is the head coach for women's basketball at Brown University ... has three sisters, Judee (21), Joanna (17) and Jenna (13) ... plans to major in biomedical engineering.
|Kills||1 (four times)||last at Saint Louis (11/15/13)|
|Attempts||4||at Virginia (9/4/10)|
|Hitting Pct.||1.000 (1-0-1)||at Saint Louis (11/15/13)|
|Assists||2 (five times)||Last at Dayton (11/17/13))|
|Service Aces||5||vs. North Carolina A&T (9/10/11)|
|Digs||15||vs. Duquesne (11/2/13)|
|Points||5.0||vs. North Carolina A&T (9/9/10)|
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